TV Station improves storage capacity in Victoria, B.C.

CIVI-TV, the home of The VI television channel, located in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, started its operation in a 95-year old heritage site on Vancouver Island. The site offered a good location and unique surroundings for the TV operations but also presented some challenges.

Tape storage in any station presents storage concerns, but in this particular instance, the building had some limitations. The building structure could not be altered in order to maintain its original historical character so all of the TV operations had to be outfitted within the limited space available. To conserve space and make more room for operations, the architect solution was…