The Gateway Theatre project in Richmond, BC, Canada
The Gateway Theatre project in Vancouver, completed in 2012 is a 50,000 sq ft multi-use public theatre facility. As part of the city’s carbon reduction strategy, the SHARC system was installed reducing the facilities emissions by 50 tonnes per year. The existing system was an incremental heat pump based system supplied by a boiler and cooling tower using 29 heat pumps. With a design flow of 250 GPM from a city source 1 million btu/ hr are produced. This installation is the first waste water recovery system in a public facility in Canada.