Clients & Projects

Toronto, ON

TCHC Block 32 Railway Lands

This new TCH apartment complex on Fort York Blvd consists of 432, 2, 3 & 4 bedroom units and a below-grade parking garage. The building rises 42 storeys and includes for ground floor retail, podium and an uppermost penthouse for mechanical and electrical equipment/systems. 

The building systems design was based on the project attaining LEED® NC Silver certification, and it surpassed that goal, achieving Gold certification.

Services provided by CFMS to meet EAp1 & EAc3 requirements for LEED®:

  • HVAC equipment installation inspections
  • Verification of DDC system and BAS
  • Functional & performance testing of HVAC systems
  • Coordination of mechanical equipment and systems training
  • Review of turnover documentation
  • Preparation of systems re-commissioning manual
  • Seasonal performance testing of HVAC systems

HVAC systems include for:

  • Below-grade closed loop vertical bore geothermal field
  • Water-to-air heat pumps for apartment cooling & heating
  • High efficiency condensing boilers, and atmospheric boilers for perimeter heating and geothermal backup 
  • Two tower 100% OA heat recovery units for ventilation of resident suites
  • Central AHUs serving Podium, Retail and Lobby areas of building
  • Parking garage/loading dock CO/NO2 monitoring & exhaust system
  • Local exhaust fans, ventilation fans, and stair pressurization fans


Why Commissioning