George Brown College breaks ground for new sustainable construction facility

April 8, 2013

On Friday, George Brown College held a ground-breaking ceremony for a new facility that will support the growing Canadian green and smart building market. When completed in 2014, the facility will house full-scale applied research development projects in partnership with local businesses and train students in advanced construction systems, green energy, and computer-enabled, efficient buildings. The facility is supported by a $6.6-million contribution from the federal government, matched by the college's own investment of $6.8 million. George Brown College News Release