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Grand Opening

of the new OakWood Headquarters & Design Centre

An Exclusive VIP Invitation Only Event

Come Celebrate with Us!

September 15, 2016

Be our Guest at this Special Celebration

Join the Liptak Family, OakWood Team, and Mike Holmes at this exclusive, invitation only event.

The new OakWood Headquarters & Design Centre has been over 7 years in the making.

Designed by Barry J. Hobin & Associates, one of Canada’s foremost Architects, this building is unique in Ottawa and sets a bold new standard for design innovation, energy efficiency, and green building technology.

Now we are ready to celebrate the opening of our new OakWood Headquarters & Design Centre – slated to be one of the highest LEED Platinum buildings in Canada – and hope that you can join us!

Be our Guest at this Special Celebration

Join the Liptak Family, OakWood Team, and Mike Holmes at this exclusive, invitation only event.

The new OakWood Headquarters & Design Centre has been over 7 years in the making.

Designed by Barry J. Hobin & Associates, one of Canada’s foremost Architects, this building is unique in Ottawa and sets a bold new standard for design innovation, energy efficiency, and green building technology.

Now we are ready to celebrate the opening of our new OakWood Headquarters & Design Centre – slated to be one of the highest LEED Platinum buildings in Canada – and hope that you can join us!

Invitation Details

When:
Thursday, September 15, 2016

Where:
865 Taylor Creek Drive, Orleans

Time:
3 to 7 p.m.

Agenda:
Welcome from John Liptak, CEO & President,
and Patricia Liptak-Satov, COO

Guest speakers:
Mike Holmes, Canada’s Most Trusted Contractor
Jim Watson, Mayor of Ottawa

Self-guided tour of our new Design Centre
Refreshments will be served

Invitation Details

When:
Thursday, September 15, 2016

Where:
865 Taylor Creek Drive, Orleans

Time:
3 to 7 p.m.

Agenda:
Welcome from John Liptak, CEO & President,
and Patricia Liptak-Satov, COO

Guest speakers:
Mike Holmes, Canada’s Most Trusted Contractor
Jim Watson, Mayor of Ottawa

Self-guided tour of our new Design Centre.
Refreshments will be served

Please R.S.V.P. By September 2, 2016

Because of the high profile of some guests, OakWood must provide additional security, some of which requires review of guests. Please ensure that all guest information is completed.

All Gala attendees as well as guests are requested to sign-in upon arrival.

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Interesting Facts About the New OakWood Building!

Interesting Facts About the New OakWood Building!

12 Geo Thermal wells provide Heating/Cooling

Close to net zero producing 82% of the building’s power requirements

All Furniture is remanufactured to meet LEED requirements

No light switches – everything is automated using motion, noise and heat sensors

State-of-the-art wireless technology to remotely manage all building systems

90% of material used in the construction was sourced locally and falls within 800km including the steel that was mined and used in the building

The building is 3 walls thick with energy efficient BASF Eco sprayfoam

Interlock Stone is called Aquapave Natural Pavers – stones allow water to pass through them instead of pooling

We have 17 different bathrooms showcasing 17 different bathroom tile layouts

92% of waste generated during construction was recycled

All windows and curtain walls are made of Sunguard – Low E Glass – keeps the heat out in the summer and the heat in during the winter

37 miles of wire and 4 levels of security including 68 HD cameras tied into ultra high secure server room

All lumber is FSC rated and comes from areas where trees are replanted for future use

All paints have low or no VOC content

Building constantly maintains a 35% fresh intake of air

Landscape boulders – Armour Stone is mined in nearby Hawksbury

Each stone on the building was hand chipped by a mason

Exterior landscaping lights are called ”Rusty Slots”

And lots more!
Come and see for yourself!