More performance data on the benefits of green stormwater infrastructure in extreme weather events is needed as it may be more effective than thought.
Energy-saving 'earth tubes' were among the features expected to help earn UTSC's new Environmental Sciences and Chemistry building LEED Gold status.
STM Stinson Transport Centre, the first bus depot in Canada to earn LEED Gold certification, boasts sustainable cladding that improves air quality.
Architecture firms Saucier + Perrotte and Hughes Condon Marler designed a new FIFA-approved soccer stadium that mirrors the landscape of an old quarry.
Opportunities to transform existing buildings into more energy efficient assets arise when forming a capital plan and thinking long-term.
A UBC LEED Platinum certified facility known as AMS Nest is a beacon to other campuses across Canada looking to reduce their environmental footprint.
The BRE Innovation Park in Ontario will become a platform for the Canadian construction industry to demonstrate solutions to achieve low carbon buildings.
Further refinement of the WELL Building Standard is expected as a plethora of studies point to the growing concern for health and wellness.
LEED registrants appear to be taking full advantage of the deadline extension before the more rigorous version 4 of the certification program becomes mandatory.
The design of the RCMP's new Nova Scotia headquarters reconciles its requirements of internal security and external accountability.
Despite an abundance of investment funds spending across the globe, Canadian infrastructure continues to face a crisis.
Creative industries in Hamilton, Ontario are now forming the physicality of the city's landscape and impacting municipal public policy.
While sustainable real estate means thinking outside downtown cores, experts stress the necessary models required to support these suburban assets.
A large cistern installed near the main plumbing lab in Peterborough’s Kawartha Trades and Technology Centre at Fleming College is ready to harvest rainwater. This
To subsume or not to subsume. That was the question presented by the project brief for the expansion and renovation of University of Toronto Mississauga’s
In its original concrete construction, completed in 1970, Thompson Rivers University’s Old Main Building reflected the design philosophy of its era. As Michael Leckman, a
UBC's Biological Sciences complex recently received LEED gold, which was very challenging to achieve due to the ...