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    Canadian War Museum

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    The Canadian War Museum in Ottawa, Ontario, by Moriyama & Teshima Architects and Griffiths Rankin Cook Architects. Glass curtain wall around LeBreton Gallery as seen from Booth Street.
    Photo: Tom Arban

     

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    CWM library as seen from the river side.
    Photo: Harry Foster

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    La Traverse traveling up to the roof top.
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    Inside LeBreton Gallery.
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    Regeneration Hall, with the "Lest We Forget" Morse code windows.
    Photo: Tom Arban

     

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    Site plan.
    Image: Moriyama & Teshima Architects and Griffiths Rankin Cook

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    First floor plan.
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    Second floor plan.
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    Section through the gallery for large artifacts.
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    Typical wall section.
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    Project Credits

    Owner: Museum of Civilization for the Government of Canada
    Architects: Moriyama & Teshima Architects (Toronto) and Griffiths Rankin Cook Architects (Ottawa)
    Structural engineer: Adjeleian Allen Rubeli
    Mechanical engineer: The Mitchell Partnership
    Electrical engineer: Crossey Engineering
    Contractor: PCL
    Concrete supplier: Essroc

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