Four Architectural Firms Short-listed

Media Release

Thursday, November 5, 2009 - Four architectural firms have been short-listed to provide consulting services for the new Central Library. The Expression of Interest attracted thirteen high quality submissions from internationally esteemed architectural teams.

The 4 teams in alphabetical order are as follows:

  • Fowler Bauld and Mitchell/Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects
  • HOK Architects/Lydon Lynch Architects
  • Moriyama & Teshima Architects/Barrie and Langille Architects
  • Shore Tilbe Irwin and Partners/John K. Dobbs and Associates

A request for proposals for architectural consulting services from the short-listed candidates has been posted. It is anticipated that the final selection for consulting services will be made in January.


Kasia Morrison
Communications Officer
Halifax Public Libraries
Phone: (902) 490-5852
Cell: (902) 476-8605