York University – Farquharson Life Sciences

Project Overview

Location: Toronto, ON
  • Project Size: 70,000 sq. ft.
  • Bedcolab's Forte Inset Metal Casework
  • Bedcolab's Vanguard High Performance Fume Hoods
  • Bedcolab's Symphony 2 Flexible Tables
Project Delivery Team:
  • Architect: NXL Architects
  • Laboratory Planner: NXL Architects
  • Construction Manager: Gillam Group and Chandos Construction
  • Dealer: CiF Lab Solutions

Project Summary

York University renovated their 70,000 sq. ft. Farquharson Life Sciences Building, one of the school’s original structures, to accommodate teaching laboratories and postgraduate CL-2 research spaces. The 3-story building is now equipped with Bedcolab’s Forte metal casework, Vanguard fume hoods and Symphony 2 flexible table systems that allow for easy reconfiguration of the space to accommodate changing programs. Project Management and Installation services were provided by CiF.