Bank of Canada Project Overview

Project Overview

Sector: Finance
Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Year Completed: 2017


  • Towers / 12 Floors
  • 170 Private Offices / 1540 Primary Workstations
  • 96 Huddle Rooms
  • 48 Break Rooms
  • 15 Conference Rooms
  • 24 Meeting Rooms
  • 96 Lounge Room
  • 1 Cafeteria
  • 1 Atrium


  • Preserve the architectural integrity and heritage of Bank of Canada's historic buildings
  • Improve workplace efficiency and wellbeing
  • Modernize the entire space to easily accommodate new and evolving technologies


  • Reupholstered and re-used vintage Cesca chairs, bridging the gap between the past and present
  • Pulled all enclosed spaces - conference rooms and private offices - to the core of the floor plan as well as reducing overall number of private offices
  • Installed numerous Interpole systems to delineate space, encourage collaboration and provide power to more corners of the office


  • A modernized interior that matches the design principles used by the buildings original architect Arthur Erickson
  • Increased overall wellbeing where employees have the proper tools to comfortably work for extended periods of time
  • An office that adapts to the power management and technology needs of today's workplace


  • Architect & Interior Designer: Perkins + Will
  • Knoll Dealer: Burovision Ottawa

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