HSBC Data Centre, Discovery Green



Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada

Project Completion Date

April 2010

Project Type

Office, commercial interior

Light House Services

project management, contractor training and documentation


HSBC Canada




LEED-CI Platinum

Design Team

Project Summary

Light House provided LEED documentation services and contractor mentoring for the new HSBC data centre which occupies the $47m LEED Platinum Discovery Green building in Burnaby, BC. The building incorporates an innovative mechanical system known as VRF (variable refrigerant flow) offers simultaneous heating and cooling, exact temperature control and total heat recovery. To date, the building is the largest VRF installation in North America.