Canadian Forces Base Petawawa Medium-to Heavy-Lift Helicopter (MHLH) maintenance facility
Matrix Energy Inc.
Ventilation, military, Heating Systems
Project : Canadian Forces Base Petawawa Medium-to Heavy-Lift Helicopter (MHLH) maintenance facility
nstalled: Summer, 2013
MatrixAir TR (transpired) solar collector area (total) : 9,000 ft 2
Preheated fresh air delivered : 65,000 CFM of fresh air
Operation : 7 days/wk
Energy Savings : Approximately 500 MWh
Annual net GHG Reduction: 140 t CO2
Architect : NORR Ltd., Toronto
Engineer: NORR Ltd., Toronto
General Contractor: EllisDon Corporation (Ottawa office), in support of LEED Silver certification.
Medium-to-heavy-lift helicopter (MHLH) support facility at CFB Petawawa is the size of five large big-box stores. At 550,000 ft2, it will house maintenance and training facilities (including simulators) for the Canadian Forces’ new fleet of 15 Chinook helicopters. The $135-million facility, designed to the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver standard, will be the workplace for more than 500 Canadian Forces and private sector personnel.
Heating & Air
, Heating Systems
, mur solaire
, Solar Air Heating
, Solar Wall