Eng-Assy-Ismaili

Ismaili Center and Muesum – Wynford Park

ismaili center and muesum

The Project

Consists of a Ismaili Centre and Museum. The Ismaili Centre is an 80,000 sf two-storybuilding housing a Prayer Hall, social hall, library, meeting rooms, offices,main, washrooms, kitchens, and a two level, 300 space, underground parking garage. The Ismaili Museum is a 65,000sf, two-storey building housing exhibit areas, workshops, restaurant,café, library, offices, meeting rooms, members lounge and a courtyard.  

Our Role

  • Our staff worked on the planning and schematic design
  • Provided invaluable input with regards to project capital and operating cost estimates, analyzed multiple design alternatives
  • Evaluated a number of innovative sustainable strategies including the use of geothermal energy and radiant cooling/heating systems

Our Key Accomplishments

  • Largest glass prayer hall in North America cooled and heated with radiant floor systems
  • Helped create clean building lines without any visible mechanical equipment on roof or other open access areas
  • Provided alternate designs to achieve target budget without compromising the main objectives and vision

Work completed by current Aquila engineers previously employed by TMP