CN Rail Headquarters


Project Overview

Pictured here is the main boardroom for CN headquarters where the Board of Directors meet every month. CN is a leader in the North American rail industry. Following its acquisition of Illinois Central in 1999, WC in 2001 and GLT in 2004, as well as its partnership agreement with BC Rail in 2004, CN provides shippers with more options and greater reach in the rapidly expanding market for north-south trade.

Vox® Conference Tables , 40’ long, seats 34, custom open Boat shape with Flowform™ edge detail in Cherry veneer, stained to match customer’s sample. Full modesty panels. Duo™ bases with black anodized aluminum. Eighteen cutouts in table top to accommodate customer’s own screens. Desk pads, to mount to screens with Velcro, in Carrillo black leather with client logo embossed. Table top also built with Vox Forums™ and flush mount microphones.

Fifty Senator® Executive chairs, model #14122 medium back with urethane arm with upholstered cap. All upholstered in black Terraverde leather, chair base is black.

Other furniture specified for this client included 17’ long Vox® Super Ellipse conference table with Flowform™ edge details, finished in natural maple veneer, with Duo™ bases with champagne anodized aluminum and two Vox Forums™. A smaller Vox® conference table at 8’ in Cherry veneer, stained to match client’s sample with T-leg™ base in a mirror polished finish with one Vox Forum™ and one grommet.

Vox® Credenzain natural maple with rotating swing frame interior option, and a grommet for voice/data cabling in champagne anodized aluminum.

Parabola® workstation in Cherry veneer, stained to match client’s sample for the office of the President, with one Senator high back chair upholstered in Carrillo black leather.

Seven Senator® Executive medium back chairs upholstered in customer’s own material with urethane arm with upholstered cap and black base.

Interior Design Credit: Suzanne de Guise, architecte

Photographor’s Credit: Claude-Simon Langlois

Project Details

Project Name: CN Rail Headquarters

Location: Billings, MT

Design Firm: Designs R Us