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As Canada’s ONLY trade show serving the waste, recycling and public works markets, Waste & Recycling Expo Canada and the Municipal Equipment Expo Canada are pleased to announce their move to Niagara Falls for the 20th edition, October 25 – 26, 2017, hosted at Scotiabank Convention Centre.

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June, 2017
Stantec to Acquire RNL Design


Global design firm Stantec will strengthen the coast-to-coast reach of its US Buildings practice while broadening its civic and commercial capabilities through the acquisition of RNL, a Denver-based, 134-person integrated architectural, interior and urban design firm.

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June, 2017
Call for Presenters for OAA Continuing Education Sessions


The Ontario Association of Architects is a self-regulating, self-governing profession under the Architects Act. The association governs its members and regulates the practice of architecture in Ontario in order that the public interest may be served and protected.

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June, 2017
A look at nine famous architects who didn't possess an architecture degree


You might think that a shiny architecture degree is a requirement to be a successful architect; why else would you put yourself through so many years of architecture school? Thnk again.

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June, 2017
JMAA architecture selected to design new senior's lodge in Innisfail


The Parkland Foundation, which is responsible for the operation and administration of Innisfail’s Autumn Glen Lodge, recently announced in a media release the provincial government chose JMAA architecture from Red Deer to be the architect for the project.

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June, 2017
Lock-off suites touted as affordability fix in Vancouver


The units are being built with a studio or one-bedroom suite in the basement that homeowners can either rent out to help pay their mortgage, or use themselves.

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June, 2017
Passive housing is a very active way to combat climate change and cut costs


They are built with great attention to detail and rigorous design and construction principles, certified through an exacting quality assurance process.

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June, 2017
PCL Construction Management to design and build Calgary Cancer Centre


Premier Rachel Notley announced that PCL Construction Management had been awarded the contract to design and build the $1.4-billion facility that will be located at the Foothills Medical Centre.  

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June, 2017
How safe are old buildings? Lessons from the London tower fire tragedy


High-rise buildings like Grenfell are designed with fire safety in mind, with methods of isolating a blaze built in. Wednesday’s deadly event was highly unusual—but not unique.

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June, 2017
Building Design: How looking at a building can trigger headaches, seizures


With monotonous straight lines as far as the eye can see, there's nowhere pleasant to rest your gaze. It may seem a superficial problem, but our research has found that looking at urban landscapes may actually give you a headache.

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June, 2017
7 Big Benefits of BIM


Building Information Modeling (BIM) is a challenge to fully grasp for a surprisingly simple reason: At its core, it’s a form of systems thinking.

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June, 2017
A look at eight architecture and construction trends for the next 30 years


Super-tall and mega-tall buildings are trending toward becoming mini-cities that include residential space, shopping, restaurants, theaters and offices. 

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June, 2017
A look at a new modular building system called blökalöks


blökalöks is a simple, modular system of structurally sound, fully insulated 'blöks' that interlock to create sheds, tiny homes, residential additions, and other semi-permanent or permanent structures.

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June, 2017
Hurontario LRT Design-Build Shortlist announced


The shortlisted teams all consist of over a dozen firms, tasked with design, construction, operation & maintenance, and financing.

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June, 2017
America's first all-wood high-rise building approved for construction


Timber is becoming an increasingly attractive construction material thanks to advances in wood-binding technologies. This week, city officials in Portland, Oregon, approved a construction permit for the United States’ first all-wood high-rise.

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June, 2017
A look at the world's tallest hybrid timber structure project for Vancouver


New images have been released of Shigeru Ban's Terrace House, a 19-storey residential tower for Vancouver that will boast a pioneering hybrid structure of wood, concrete and steel.

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