Shangri-La is Vancouver’s tallest structure at 62 storeys. Built to LEED Silver ratings, it utilizes a geothermal field below grade, multiple roof gardens, and Low-E energy curtain wall. Shangri-La is a Five Star Diamond Hotel topped by 46 storeys of live-work residential condominiums. The building’s mechanical system is served by 270 tons of Water Furnace heat pump chillers, over 500 horizontal and vertical stacking heat pumps, and a cooling towers. Shangri-La was a recipient of the 2009 VRCA Award of Excellence.