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Case Study: Canadian Museum for Human Rights—Design Assist + Material Sourcing



On May 20, 2020, Mike Picco and Karl Doucas presented a webinar on “Canadian Museum for Human Rights—Design Assist and Material Sourcing.”


Learning Outcomes
  1. Vision—Architect Antoine Predock’s inspiration for the Museum.

  2. Process—how Design Assist created a foundation—supported by PICCO’s stone consulting, shop drawings, engineering, shop tickets, 3D BIM modelling (mock-ups), calculations and project management for project success.

  3. Construction—the importance of Material Testing natural stone that was sourced for the project.

  4. Installation—how we overcame the challenges of the anchor systems used on the alabaster back-lit ramps.

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