Friendship Lodge
Non-Market Housing

Project Information

Location: Prince George, BC

Start: March 24, 2008

Completion: May 8, 2009

Budget: $6,702,611

Principles Involved:
  • Building Owner: Prince George Native Friendship Society
  • Contractor: VanMar Constructors
  • Architect: Boni Maddison Architects

Contact: Louise Elmes BC Housing 1701 – 4555 Kingsway, Burnaby, BC, V5H 4V8 Phone: 604-439-4760 | Fax: 604-454-2098

Description of Project:
  • VanMar Constructors 1027 Inc. was selected as the Design Build Contractor
  • 3 storey wood frame building constructed on a crawl space
  • 1 building consisting of 30 units under the Provincial Homelessness Initiative
  • Hardiplank, Hardipanel, and clay brick cladding
  • Asphalt shingle roof
  • LEED Gold Project
  • Extensive Geothermal Installation
Team Members
  • Art Van Maren (VanMar)
  • Jeff Marin (VanMar)
  • Anthony Boni, Architect (Boni-Maddison Architects)
  • Jennifer Harrington (Prince George Native Friendship Society)
  • Louise Elmes (BC Housing)