Case Study

Algonquin College Robert C. Gillett Student Commons

Sector:

Built Environment

SLR Consulting was retained by our Clients to provide acoustical design and regulatory permitting services for the new student commons building at Algonquin College. The new building includes a 700-seat auditorium, new spaces for student services such as Counselling Services, the Centre for Students with Disabilities, the Mamidosewin Aboriginal Student Centre, faculty and student offices, and a large atrium/lounge space.

SLR’s contribution to the design included consultation related to:

Partition design for speech privacy

  • Control of noise from building services
  • Auditorium acoustics
  • Regulatory permitting related to noise and air quality