College of New Caledonia (CNC) // Prince George, BC

​​OMB Architects
DMD Weathering Steel 

​The College of New Caledonia Technical Education Centre is a new  facility in Prince George, BC designed by the Office of McFarlane Biggar Architects + Designers (OMB). The 76,300 sqft structure is being built using a custom fabricated and patinated Weathering Steel Facade system by Dissimilar Metal Design. ​Known for it's durability and environmentally friendly low maintenance properties,  the Weathering Steel will serve as a material respectful to the beautiful and sensitive environment of British Columbia. 

​The sustainability that Weathered Steel provides will further assist the project team to meet the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold standard with a net zero increase in energy consumption. The project is was completed in late 2018.