OVERVIEW CURRENT HIGHLIGHTS PRACTICE PROJECTS SKILLS EDUCATION REFERENCES Lucie  Gagne
In recognition of some of those with whom I have worked : CLIENTS Government Offices & Agencies Supreme Court of Canada Public Works and Government Services Canada, Ottawa, Ontario Foreign Affairs & International Trade Ottawa, Ontario Canadian Security Intelligence Services ( CSIS ) Ottawa, Ontario Centre for Intercultural Training Canadian Foreign Service Institute Hull, Québec Commissioner of Official Languages Public Works and Government Services Canada, Ottawa, Ontario Canadian International Trade Tribunal Public Works and Government Services Canada, Ottawa, Ontario National Research Council Ottawa, Ontario Citizenship and Immigration Canada Public Works and Government Services Canada, Ottawa, Ontario Revenue Canada International Taxation Public Works and Government Services Canada, Ottawa, Ontario Transport Canada Training Institute Cornwall, Ontario Health Care Mayo Eugenio Litta Children's Hospital Mayo Clinic Henningson Durham Richardson Architects Rochester, Minnesota McMaster Health Sciences Centre McMaster University Hamilton, Ontario Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters Norfolk ,Virginia Montreal Children's Hospital Montreal, Québec Royal Ottawa Hospital Edmundson Matthews Architects Ottawa, Ontario Riverside Hospital of Ottawa Dunlop Farrow Architects Ottawa, Ontario Carlington Community Health Centre Edwards / Fentiman Architects Ottawa, Ontario Somerset West Community Health Centre Griffiths Rankin Cook Architects Ottawa, Ontario   Universities, Schools & Day Care Facilities Donald Gordon Centre Queen's University Griffiths Rankin Cook Architects Kingston, Ontario La Cité Collégiale Garderie Ontario Ministry of Education Brisbin Brook Beynon Architects Ottawa, Ontario Barrhaven Secondary School The Carleton Board of Education Griffiths Rankin Cook Architects Nepean, Ontario A. Lorne Cassidy Elementary School The Carleton Board of Education Stittsville, Ontario Others Bell Canada Executive Offices Murray & Murray Associates, Architects Ottawa, Ontario Parliament of Canada - Centre Block X-L Air Energy Services Ltd. Ottawa, Ontario Canadian Museum of Civilization Hull, Québec SHL Systemhouse Inc. Aménagement GranRive Inc. Hull, Québec Constitution Square Canderel Limited Ottawa, Ontario National Gallery of Canada Moshe Safdie Architect Ottawa, Ontario
    Selected Projects:   Supreme Court of Canada, Public Works & Government Services Canada (PWGSC); Ottawa, Ont., Canada  Canadian International Trade Tribunal, PWGSC;  Ottawa, Ontario, Canada McMaster Health Sciences Centre, McMaster University; Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Mayo Eugenio Litta Children's Hospital, Mayo Clinic,  Henningson Durham Richardson Architects; Rochester, Minnesota, USA Foreign Affairs & International Trade Library, Canadian Foreign Service Institute; Ottawa, Ont., Canada The Children’s Inn, National Institutes of Health; Bethesda, Maryland, USA National Research CouncilOttawa, Ontario, Canada Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters, Norfolk, Virginia, USA Commissioner of Official Languages, PWGSC; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Centre for Intercultural Training, Canadian Foreign Service Institute; Hull, Québec, Canada Citizenship and Immigration Canada, PWGSC; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Transport Canada Training Institute; Cornwall, Ontario, Canada Saint-Vincent Hospital; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Montreal Children's Hospital; Montreal, Québec, Canada Somerset West Community Health Centre, Griffiths Rankin Cook Architects; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Carlington Community Health Centre, Edwards / Fentiman Architects; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Bell Canada Executive Offices, Murray & Murray Associates, Architects; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada The Donald Gordon Centre, Queen's University; Griffiths Rankin Cook Architects; Kingston, Ont.; Canada Canadian Museum of Civilization; Hull, Québec, Canada National Gallery of Canada; Moshe Safdie Architect; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Selected Projects - details Citizenship and Immigration Canada Public Works & Government Services Canada Ottawa, Ontario 1997 Carlyle Design Associates provided planning and design services for the renovation and fit-up of 1,770 square metres of leased space on three floors.  The design program was challenged with constraints imposed by Public Works standards and budgets, as well as  contractual arrangements with the landlord; and was further challenged by the limitations of a Class "C"  office building and the needs to deliver a code compliant, barrier free and upgraded environment suitable for Citizenship ceremonies.   Scope of Work and Key Responsibilities : Design services included development of Cost Estimates, Coordination with client representative,     Public Works, and the landlord Preparation of Fit-up Design, including Lighting Design, Furnishings drawings Documentation and Specifications for tender and construction Construction review and interior fit-up coordination The Donald Gordon Centre Queen's University Kingston, Ontario 1995 - 1996 Carlyle Design Associates worked with the design/build team of Griffiths Rankin Cook Architects and Tristan Construction to design interior environments supportive of executive conference activities, incorporating state of the art communications technology.  The total project was completed on budget at $10,100,000; and on time for scheduled conferences in September, 1996. Scope of Work and Key Responsibilities : Concept design & development for interior environments and interior detailing Inventory & Evaluation of existing furnishings for re-use, and established new furnishings requirements. Interior space planning and furnishings layouts Research, Selection & Specification of furnishings & products, including specifications for refurbishment               of existing furnishings Managed budgets for interior fit-up and for furnishings Assistance through implementation, and Site Supervision for the fit-up of interior environments Construction Inspections, and Deficiency Reports Carlington Community Health Centre Ottawa, Ontario 1992 - 1994 Awards received : 1996 ARIDO Bronze Award for Adaptive Re-use 1994 Architectural Conservation Awards City of Ottawa, Certificate of Merit for Adaptive Re-use Category The Carlington Community Health Centre, an adaptive re-use project, converted a 20,000 square foot 1922/1959 elementary school into a facility to house a broad range of holistic health care programs and social services.  Extensive renovations at a cost of $1,600,000 were required in order to develop interior environments supportive of the centre’s programs and activities. Carlyle Design Associates worked in close collaboration with Edwards-Fentiman Architects, the centre’s development consultant, and the client's Design Committee to provide space planning, schematic design, interior design, and furnishings selection, design and specifications.    Coordination with multi-disciplinary team & user groups from onset of project through to completion. Facilitated work group meetings with client's representatives Managed Project Timeline and Deliverables Interior Design Programming & Space Planning Selection & Specification of finishes & colour schemes Evaluated and inventoried client's existing furnishings for re-use, and integration with cost effective    new selections Furnishings Layouts and Specifications   Millwork and Special Product Design   Design of Signage, Wayfinding, Special Display   Design of Donor Recognition Program & Art Program Lighting Design Managed Project Budget and Scheduling for interior fit-up and for furnishings Development of  Move Plan; Co-ordination & Supervision of move and deliveries Construction review and interior fit-up coordination Post-occupancy Evaluation
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