The Kurtosh, located in Kerrisdale; 2285 W 41st Ave, Vancouver has a unique twist on what North Americans would believe to be a donut.
Evolve Mechanical Solutions were retained as the mechanical engineers and designed a Class 2 Ventilation system. That is: steam and heat removal only, no grease laden vapours were present thus NFPA-96 welded ductwork and wet chemical fire suppression weren’t required.
Eventually we were able to remove the Class 2 Hood and down grade to a Class 5 system because the heat generated from the appliances was less than 6kW.
I sat down with business owner Yuna Park and asked her a few questions about her business and any advise she would have for others starting up. Here’s what she had to say:
1. Why did you start your business and what’s its purpose is?
I started my business because I found this very unique and interesting pastry called chimney cake which originates from Transylvania and I wanted to introduce the chimney cake to people who live in Vancouver.