We completed construction of the 14,000 sq ft Avian Research Building at Western University.
What We Did
UWO – Advanced Facility for Avian Research
- 14,000 square foot building includes many analytical and experimental facilities, such as cold rooms to understand birds’ abilities to adapt to their environments
- Includes the world’s first hypobaric climatic bird wind tunnel, allowing researchers to control everything from moisture and humidity to temperature and altitude
- Steel enclosed flight chamber is 12 meters long, 6 meters high and 3½ meters wide
- Architect: architects Tillmann Ruth Mocellin