It has been almost 25 years since CBRE expanded to Alberta’s capital. Known as Coldwell Banker Commercial at the time (as it was prior to
While museum relics are meant to be cherished and preserved long-term, the building systems that protect them are not.
Noise complaints are a prevalent and challenging problem for facility managers. While the most common are related to a loud residential or commercial neighbour, the
The Westinghouse HQ building has been re-envisioned for a new age to become a hub for commercial and cultural activities.
When planning retrofits or renovations for older schools, administrators have the chance to implement green, sustainable and high-performance design solutions.
Canadian employers in the corporate office sector are not doing enough to support wellbeing among young people entering the workforce.
The mounting consequences of being stuck fast in the wrong place for an extended wrong time begin with soaring insurance premiums and end with stranded assets.
The Government of Canada has earmarked $3.3M from its Green Infrastructure Stream (GIS) program to support upgrades to Yukon’s Whitehorse Compost Facility. The funds will
A growing number of schools are opting to participate in “greener” practices that benefit the students, budget, and environment.
The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) is challenging property stakeholders to be more open about their energy, water, and carbon usage. On March 27, the
Recently released guidelines from Ontario's Provincial Infectious Diseases Advisory Committee address the cleaning and disinfecting challenges that housekeeping staff continue to face in healthcare facilities.
Smart buildings offer the best hope to reduce carbon effectively, reduce energy costs and provide good return on investment.
Anesthetics commonly used in medical, dental and veterinary surgery have global warming potential ranging from 130 to 2,540 times greater than carbon dioxide, but are largely overlooked when greenhouse gas emissions are officially tallied.
Living through construction may be a fact of life for city dwellers, but living through construction can be a fact of life and death for hospital patients.
Indoor air quality specialists concur that larger commercial buildings are among the better places to be when outdoor conditions are compromised since HVAC systems typically incorporate air filtration.
One of two sewers bylaw changes that are expected to trickle down to building owners and managers is on tap for the New Year.
An energy reporting requirement for large buildings is likely coming to Toronto. The only question is: Will it come from the city or from the province?