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Firm Name: GPP Architecture Inc.
Address: 139 Willmington Drive
City: Winnipeg
Province: Manitoba
Country: Canada
Postal Code: R3X 1Y2
Phone: (204)943-1055
Fax: (204)957-1055
E-Mail: guyp@gpparchitecture.ca
Organization: Corporation
Principals: Guy Prefontaine
Firm Profile: GPP Architecture has realized projects ranging from small house designs to large scale multi-million dollar urban projects. The firm's experience has been very broad and includes health, educational, correctional, recreational, commercial, industrial and civic buildings, as well as residential, religious and various other specialized projects.
Areas of Practice: Commercial
Cultural
Hospitality
Institutional
Places of Worship
Recreational
Renovation
Residential Multiple
Residential Single
Transportation
Additional Services: Feasibility Studies
Functional Programming
Planning
Project Management
Urban Design
Staff: 3 Registered Architect(s)
4 Intern(s)
2 Graduate(s) of Architectural Schools
1 Professional Engineer(s)
1 Professional Interior Designer(s)
2 Technologist/Technician(s)
2 Support Staff
1 Other Staff
Experience Profile: 50 Institutional - Health Care
10 Commercial - Retail
10 Hospitality - Hotel/Motels
10 Institutional - Libraries
10 Institutional - Other
10 Residential - Multi-Family - Low Rise
Typical Commissions: K4-12 School, Norway House, MB (2003; 34M)
Villa Youville PCH, Ste. Anne, MB (2002; 7M)
Psychealth Centre, Winnipeg, MB (1993; 48M)
Provincial Remand Centre, Winnipeg, MB (1992; 26M)
Drake Centre, U of M, Winnipeg, MB (1986; 15M)
Awards: 1997 Saskatchewan Masonry Council Saskatchewan Masonry Council St. Peters Abbey Muenster, SK

1997 American Institute of Architects Performance Centre, Int'l. Peace Gardens Manitoba

1989 MAA Award for Excellence in Architecture Drake Centre, U of M Winnipeg, MB

1988 Le Chatelet Condominiums, Stradbrook Avenue Heritage Winnipeg Award Winnipeg, MB

1985 Heritage Canada Award St. Boniface Cathedral Wpg, MB

1980 Dept. Public Works Low Energy Competition Honourable Mention Energy Efficient Design for Hypothetical Bldg, Winnipeg, MB

1980 St. Boniface Cathedral Stained Glass First Prize & Commission of Work Windows Competition Winnipeg, MB

1980 Louis Riel Monument Competition First Prize & Commission of Work Winnipeg, MB

1971 Excellence in the Urban Environment, First Prize & Commission of Work Special Mention, Metro Plaza Wpg, MB

1970 2 Valley View Drive, Winnipeg and E.J. Canadian Housing Council Awards Gaboury Residence, 90 River Road Winnipeg, MB