(Source: Daily Commercial News)
Construction is moving upwards on the Vibe at Liberty Village condominium project in Toronto, Ont. Monarch Corp. has scheduled completion of the 24-storey, 315-unit project for May 2010.
The project also includes retail on the ground floor.
The Vibe at Liberty Village was designed by Graziani + Corazza Architects Inc. Consultants are GENIVAR Consulting Group Inc. (structural); and MV Shore Associates (1993) Ltd. (mechanical/electrical). Subtrades include: Michael Bros Excavating; Fourwinds Construction Inc. (drainage); Rumble Foundations (Ontario) Ltd.; Salit Steel Ltd. (rebar); Premform Ltd.; Village Masonry Construction; Hi-Rise Mechanical; Jay Electric Ltd.; Cooltech Services Ltd.; Primeline Windows Inc.; and ThyssenKrupp Elevator Ltd.
Read the original article “Good Vibe at Liberty Village in Toronto” at Daily Commercial News (July 31, 2009).
A little bit more about the Vibe at Liberty Village Condo by Monarch
VIBE at Liberty Village is the final phase of Monarch’s Liberty Village project. The area is filling up with cafes, galleries, pubs and nightclubs. The completed building will be a 24-storey glass tower, joined to Monarch’s first project in the neighbourhood, Battery Park, by a pedestrian bridge and close to it’s second building, Zip, which is under construction.
VIBE Architectural/Building Features:
24 storey glass tower offering panoramic views, rising from a six storey brick and glass podium featuring retail space, recreational facilities and residential suites.
Suites in the tower offer extra wide rooms, including expansive windows, providing more light and impressive views. Suites are designed with spacious 6’ deep balconies offering optimum outdoor entertaining areas.
Car wash bay in underground parking garage available to residents.
Three passenger elevators.
VIBE is linked to Battery Park via a 2-storey pedestrian bridge.
VIBE Amenities – All residents of Zip and Battery Park will have access to the following VIBE Club amenities, which includes:
“Vivacity” – Special occasion/party room complete with caterer’s kitchen and bar, opening onto a landscaped patio with BBQ
“Bluffer’s lounge” – Card’s room, equipped with a poker table.
“Pulse” – Fitness room with cardio, yoga and aerobics area, offering TV viewing while you work out complete with commercial grade fitness equipment
“Tempo” – Sports lounge with billiards table, dart board and TV
“Gravity” – Cyber lounge complete with internet access and computer equipment
“Silver Screen” – Private Equipped theatre for private screenings with cinema style seating, big screen viewing, projector and surround sound
Fully furnished meeting room
Indoor swimming pool and whirlpool
Men’s/Women’s change rooms with showers, washrooms and lockers
Male and Female steam rooms
Fitness room with cardio, yoga and aerobics area, offering TV viewing while you work out complete with commercial grade fitness equipment
Sports lounge with billiards table, dart board and TV
Uniformed 24/7 concierge/security
July 2009 construction photo