The Oxbow on the Seine is built with concrete and steel. Steel has the highest strength-to-weight ratio of any construction material. Together, they create superior homes with many benefits.
- Pre-cast concrete piles
- Concrete foundation
- Hollow core floor supported on concrete block walls, and ICF with 2” topping
- Concrete oversized balconies supported on masonry columns.
- Fantastic main floor terraces with direct access to the Seine River and secure gates
- Heated indoor parking, and covered parking for Bullrush suites.
- Spacious 9′ ceilings (10′ ceilings in penthouse suites)
Your condo has an extended life expectancy. It has the strength to withstand fire and forces of nature better than homes made of other materials. It has greater resistance to wear from fatigue, impact, shrinkage or thermal stress.
Your condo has the added protection of one of the most fire and heat-resistant building materials-concrete. Unlike traditional materials, it doesn’t burn, soften or bend. It also inhibits the spread of fire. Your condo has the additional protection of a sprinkler system protecting the entire building and your suite.
Energy Efficient/ Eco-friendly
The Oxbow uses less energy than traditional buildings due to its remarkable thermal storage capacity. This keeps your condo warmer in winter and cooler in summer.
Other eco-friendly features include:
- R40 performance walls
- R30 roof
- Dual-flush toilets
- Low flow showerheads
- Triple pane Low E argon-filled windows
- Energy efficient forced air electric furnace
Exceptional Sound Control
The partition walls between suites are constructed utilizing a double wall system to minimize sounds and vibration transfer between suites. The walls are constructed with steel, drywall and insulation with an STC rating sound transmission class 55 which is in excess of building code. You can live life without worrying about disturbing your neighbours!
Excellent Air Quality
A continuous inflow of fresh air ensures a healthy living environment.
heated indoor parking
A heated indoor parking stall is included in your purchase, except for Bullrush units, which will have a covered exterior stall.
The Oxbow’s construction is built for beauty and brawn providing you with peace of mind today and high re-sale value in the future.