The Columbian in Vancouver, Washington is the first of a multi-phase development. The other phases include structured/mixed-use parking and the Press Building. The Columbian newspaper occupies the first four floors of the six-story building, while the top two floors are leased to private tenants. In addition, approximately 5,700 sq. feet of the ground floor is retail.
Completed in early 2008, The Columbian is built to last 100 years. It has a steel structure with pre-cast concrete, and a brick and curtain wall exterior.
The Columbian is part of the Esther Short Park Renaissance in downtown Vancouver and achieved a LEED Gold rating.
Masonry & Ceramic Tile Institute of Oregon, Hammurabi Award of Excellence, 2009
Community Pride Design Award, City of Vancouver, 2008
USGBC LEED Gold
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