Posts Tagged ‘vancouver’

Goodbye Sun Tower – Hello GT Office v1.99a

Bruce Author

Goodbye Sun Tower - Hello GT Office v1.99a

As you might’ve caught wind of, the times they are a-changin’ here at Gossamer Threads. Rolling stones gather no moss (okay, no more Dylan references), and we’ll be packing up shop and moving to our new digs in the heart of downtown Vancouver early in the new year. The new office is approximately 5,000 square feet – almost twice the size of our Sun Tower location!

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The Sun Tower Chronicles

Tarrin Author

Sun Tower and the Dominion Building

Since 1999, Gossamer Threads has been a tenant in an early 20th century building called The Sun Tower, a structure that enjoys special historical status in the young city (incorporated in 1886) of Vancouver. Built in 1912 for local newspaper The Vancouver World, the tower was the tallest building in the British Empire at the time of its completion, succeeding the previous record-holder, The Dominion building, located just two blocks away.

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Busses, Skytrains, and Good Ol’ Fashioned Leg Power

Tarrin Author

Commute Title

The Economist recently named our city, Vancouver, B.C., the most liveable in the world, based upon a variety of factors, one of which was the quality and ease of transportation infrastructure and public transit.

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