Building specifications and features

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Floor Loading

Floor loading of 350 pounds-per-square-foot in Ballroom.
Floor loading of 50 pounds-per-square-foot on 2nd level and Meeting Rooms.

Ceiling Heights

Ballroom ceiling height: 30'
Prefunction A-D = 11'8" to 12' 6"

Meeting Room Ceiling Heights:
Floor to the hanging lights: 9' 7" 
Floor to the project: 10' 4"
Floor to the ceiling: 11' 2"

Loading and Unloading Facilities

Loading and unloading areas along West side of Beanfield Centre - with a total of 5 truck bays. 
Loading door is 9'-9.5" high.

Audio Visual

Ballroom sound system has five 400W amps and 28 loudspeakers to provide voice amplification and audio supplement to a client installed stage performance audio system.

Operable partition walls in Ballroom offer acoustical privacy with a minimum of 55 STC. 

Independent amplification channels for each of the Meeting Room sections for 70V program audio flush ceiling loudspeakers. System is designed to provide voice and other sound amplification and is connected through each room's 'Creston controlled' system for easy connectivity and operation by room presentation organizer. Sound system will automatically bridge to adjacent rooms separated by operable dividing wall when the wall(s) are opened.

Operable partition walls in all 2nd floor Meeting Rooms offer acoustical privacy with a minimum of 52 STC.

5500 ANSI lumen LCD based install grade projector with 600:1 contrast ratio Da-Lite Tensioned Executive motorized tab tension screen - 87" x 116".


An average of 52 foot candles at tabletop in Meeting Rooms.

An average of 60 foot candles at tabletop in Ballroom. 

Telecommunications/Information Technology

Open In-house High Density , High Speed 802.11 (a,b,g,n,ac ) WIFI with wave 2 capability.

In-house high speed Internet (10GB + symmetrical access) via 10GB fibre based Ethernet networking.

In-house PBX with Digital, Analog, ISDN and VOIP unified communications.

Fibre state-of-the-art interconnectivity across the campus.


A system of floorport service conduits, providing discreet access to electrical and telecommunication outlets, are arranged on a 60 foot grid in the Ballroom.

Ballroom floorport electrical power is available 120/208 volt in all floor ports with 600 volt available in specified floor ports, with additional electrical service available from north or south walls, telecommunication is also available.

Meeting room floor-port poke-through devices provide discrete access to electrical and telecommunication to a maximum of 120V.

Features include:  

  • largest ballroom in Toronto at 43,900 sf (divisible in two)
  • three pre-function spaces with natural light
  • 20 meeting rooms on the second floor some offering natural light (all with AV blackout capability)
  • WiFi and Videoconferencing
  • F&B by Cerise Fine Catering
  • environmental building systems for 100% green-powered HVAC
  • rainwater harvesting
  • low VOC paints and carpets