The site of the new HEC Montréal building is just a few minutes’ walk from the main office buildings downtown. It is served by several public transit and active transportation routes:
The proposed HEC Montréal building has been registered with the Canada Green Building Council, and is aiming for LEED Silver certification.
LEED certification is granted to a “green building.” It is a way of enhancing the well-being of building occupants and the building’s environmental and economic performance by applying proven and innovative practices, standards and technologies.
The building’s performance is evaluated from many angles, including:
HEC Montréal is proud to announce that the School has been authorized by the Quebec government to proceed with its proposed new building in downtown Montréal.
The new gateway in the heart of Montréal’s business district will be located next to St. Patrick's Basilica, in the block formed by rue De La Gauchetière, côte du Beaver Hall and a pedestrian laneway leading to boulevard René-Lévesque Ouest. Construction is to begin in winter 2019, and the first students will walk through the doors when classes resume in fall 2021.