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Building's name

Alcan Headquarter


Location / address
1183 Sherbrooke Street West
Montréal
Quebec, Canada

Near Metro station Peel

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  Bus : 24

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Borough Downtown
Arrondissement Ville-Marie
Centre de l'Île

8 floors(overground)

Architect

Le Groupe Arcop  


Year of completion
1983

Building type
Office

Last update:
2013-09-08

CodeIMTL 3700
Complex real estate

La Maison Alcan



Alcan Headquarter


Picture by Alexis Hamel
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History and facts about this building
This building is part of the 'Maison Alcan', headquarters of the Canadian aluminum company recently bought by Spanish Rio Tinto. This is the modern part of the complex.

Alcan has shown an exemplary concern of Montreal's heritage in the design of its administrative center. The company integrated Sherbrooke Street historical buildings in the new construction to preserve the architectural heritage of an old house and the former Berkeley Hotel, all gathered in a open space located behind historic facades providing a discreet presence without compromising on total office space needed by the corporation.

Building is also distinguished by its aluminum coating.

Follow this link for more details on this building http://www.alcan.com/web/publishing.nsf/AttachmentsByTitle/Maison+Alcan+Transformation_FR/$FILE/01-15-07+Tra

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