The Edward Drake building by the numbers

Size of the Building: 72,000 square meters of office and special purpose space
Size of the roof: 18,000 square metres, equivalent to 11 NHL hockey rinks
Reinforced steel: 9.3 million kilograms
Concrete: over 800,000 m3
Cabling inside the Data Centre: over 100 kilometres
Average number of workers on-site during construction: 675
Total number of construction workers: approximately 5000
Cost: $4.1 billion over 34.5 years for the design, construction, maintenance and financing. This includes all facilities maintenance and services required to operate and maintain the facility over 30 years.