- John Cresswell Parkin (archive creator)
Nova Computer Centre, Calgary, Alberta (1981)
Level of archival description:
Extent and medium:
- Approximately 39 drawings (all reprographic copies)
2 boards of material samples
0.335 l.m. of textual records
Scope and content:
This project series documents the Nova Computer Centre in Calgary, Alberta from 1981-1984. The office identified the project number as 8119.
This project consisted of a three-storey building with a basement and penthouse, located at 10th Avenue and 15th Street. The building was designed to house the computer equipment of Novalta Properties Ltd., their corporate records, and support staff. The building was separated in two by function with a central atrium in the center. Overall, the project had 131,000 square feet of developable area.
The project is recorded through drawings, material samples, and textual records dating from 1981-1984. The drawings include plans, details, elevations and sections. These drawings are marked The Chandler Kennedy Architectural Group, who were the consulting architects on the project. The textual records consist of correspondence, conference and inspection reports, tender documents, cost control and building statistics records, interior design and contractor documentation, certificates of payment, supplementary instructions, change orders, interoffice letters, and specifications.
Materials in this project series have been kept in their original order and/or arranged by material type.
AP018.S1.1981.PR19.001, Plans, details, elevations and sections, Nova Computer Centre, Calgary, Alberta, 1981
AP018.S1.1981.PR19.002, Project documentation, Nova Computer Centre, Calgary, Alberta, 1981-1984
AP018.S1.1981.PR19.003, Project documentation, Nova Computer Centre, Calgary, Alberta, 1982-1983