Calgary Board of Education - Safran Centre


Designed by Gibbs Gage Architects

Located in Calgary's Beltline district, this project consisted of a renovation to convert the 100 year old, four-storey heritage building into the head offices for the Calgary Board of Education (CBE). The project has achieved LEED Silver Certification.

S + A Services Included:


Indoor building conditions are maintained through the use of heating/cooling fan coil units, with chilled water and heating produced through the high-efficiency chiller and boiler plant located in the adjacent CBE conference centre. Building ventilation is provided by a make-up air unit equipped with a heat recovery wheel to preheat outdoor air in the winter.


Calgary, Alberta

Gross Floor Area

  • 40,000 sq ft

Total Construction Cost

$ 21,000,000

Completion Year



2012 Calgary Heritage Authority Lion Award - Resource Conservation Calgary