The Structural team at G. Douglas Vallee Limited is pleased to be selected as the Engineering Consultant for Brant County's OSIM Inspection Services. The Vallee Group will provide the County with structural inspection services for a four year term, which will include over 180 structures!
The team at G. Douglas Vallee Limited congratulates Bob Hunter on the official launch of The Flats of Black Creek. This 39 unit freehold condominium complex is located along the banks of the beautiful Black Creek in Port Dover. The Vallee Group is pleased to be extensively involved in the development process of these condominiums.
Representatives of G. Douglas Vallee Limited recently
attended the Opening Ceremony of Hambleton Hall in
Simcoe, Ontario. The former St. John's United Church
Sunday School and ministry building has been
transformed into supported, affordable apartments by
Indwell, a Christian Charity, in response to the need
for attainable housing in Haldimand/Norfolk County.
The Vallee Group's Planning, Structural and Civil
Engineering Departments participated in the
development of this caring, community minded project.
G. Douglas Vallee Limited congratulates our client, Middlesex Centre, on receiving funding approval for their new fire station from the Green Municipal Fund. The funding announcement states in part that:
Application, 'GMF 15103 Proposed Construction of 9,900sq/ft Net Zero Energy (NZE) Carbon Neutral Fire Hall in Coldstream, ON' was approved for a loan up to a maximum of $2,621,500 and a grant of up to 15% of the loan amount, to a maximum of $393,200!
Peer reviewers commented that there is an excellent consulting team along with a senior interdepartmental municipal team in place to monitor and guide the project. They noted that the project will be an excellent example of net zero energy building for other communities locally through a sustainability alliance and also at a national level for other communities. This initiative will also, in the long term, contribute towards the Ontario Long Term Energy Plan regarding conservation demand management. Finally, they said that the project is well linked with existing plans, policies and programs and showed solid support from the Municipality's Council. The project will also demonstrate that net-zero buildings are possible in the commercial sector with minor incremental cost.
Once again, congratulations to Middlesex Centre!
Employees of G. Douglas Vallee Limited enjoyed their 11th annual golf tournament and for the first time the company's founder, Doug Vallee, was a member of the winning team! A good time was had by all at this much anticipated, fun filled event. Many thanks to the company executives for their generosity.
The team at G. Douglas Vallee Limited is proud to have been awarded the role of Architect, Structural Engineer, Civil Engineer and Prime Consultant for the new Beachville Fire Station located in the Township of South-West Oxford.
This project is a fantastic application of Vallee's extensive fire hall design experience. It is anticipated that this will be another sustainable building by Vallee with energy efficiency design and the goal of a Net Zero Energy being implemented.
The opening of Lago Trattoria in Port Dover, Ontario marks the second collaboration of G. Douglas Vallee Limited with restaurateurs Ryan Rivard and Jennifer von Schleinitz. This new 40 seat restaurant serves up genuine Italian cuisine. The team at Vallee extend congratulations to Ryan and Jennifer in their latest venture.
John Vallee and Michael Higgins of G. Douglas Vallee Limited recently attended a public open house for the proposed Port Dover Health Centre. Also present were board members for the Centre and Norfolk County officials. Architectural and Engineering drawings of the 17,000 square foot structure were on display giving citizens the opportunity to see the proposed building plan.