With a number of large-scale projects underway on Vancouver Island, the Victoria Design Studio has proven highly successful since it’s opening. Victoria is in the top twenty of world cities for quality-of-life, and the office is centrally located in the historic and picturesque city. With a growing demand for sustainable design, the Victoria office continues to grow to meet the need for deep green engineering.
Victoria Design Studio
Suite 101 – 1019 Wharf St
Victoria, BC Canada V8W 2Y9
Victoria, BC Leadership
Goran OstojicVice President & Regional Director of Canada West
Goran has over 20 years of experience working as an engineer and energy consultant and is recognized as a global player in energy efficiency and sustainable building design. His contributions and work on international projects in Europe provides him with a unique perspective on design and documentation in North America. Goran has been responsible for many innovative projects in energy- efficient design and analysis including pioneering the use of various HVAC systems such as radiant cooling systems, capillary radiant systems, variable refrigerant flow and displacement ventilation. He has implemented his holistic and innovative design approach to the award-winning Millennium Water (Southeast False Creek) development, a LEED Platinum Neighborhood Development, and the VanDusen Garden Visitors Center, targeting LEED Platinum and the Living Building Challenge.
Andy ChongPrincipal, Victoria, BC
Andy joined Integral Group in 2007 and has gained a mastery of the design, construction, and contractual challenges of large, complex projects. In 2014, Andy was responsible for the start-up of Integral Group’s Victoria Design Studio, and is now the Principal overseeing the mechanical team for projects on Vancouver Island. With particular expertise in hydronic, air- and ground-source heat pumps, and district energy systems, Andy also brings a proficient background in energy modeling to his project teams.