General Services Administration Building

Location:
2075 Wesbrook Mall
Date:
1969
Architect:
Thompson, Berwick & Pratt
Cost:
$443,196
Architectural features:
This building form has hints of Boston City Hall, Mass. The exterior is concrete and glass with present with precast concrete mullions defining the location of interior office partitions.
Use History:
This building is generally used by departments of Financial Services, Health Safety and Environment Human Resources, Internal Audit, Purchasing, Temporary Assistance, University Computing Services, UBC Travel Services, Awards Office.
Construction Type:
Concrete
Notes:
This building was designed to be part of the symbolic entrance to campus, crossing university Boulevard and linked to the Health Sciences Centre to the South.
Sources:
Ceremonies Office; Community Relations; UBC Buildings (Campus Planning)

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