The use of building information modelling to develop the Bergeron Centre at York University earned the project a Canada BIM Council award.
The new Waterdown Library and Civic Centre is designed to read like a ‘fragment’ of the Niagara Escarpment over which it cantilevers.
Ryerson University's new Student ServiceHub has just earned an Association of Registered Interior Designers of Ontario (ARIDO) award of excellence.
A landmark study found that standing desks raised student participation in elementary schools, as classrooms apply lessons from office environments.
A new transit bus exchange in Kelowna, B.C. is a visually stunning example of what is possible when it comes to budget constrained public buildings.
UBC has taken a page from Harvard with its newly opened Library PARC facility, using a model that extends the shelf life of books from 30 years to 300.
Halifax’s Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 has reopened following a $30-million capital and thematic expansion.
St. Catharines has cast the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre to play a starring role in the revitalization of the city’s downtown.
The design of the RCMP's new Nova Scotia headquarters reconciles its requirements of internal security and external accountability.
Diamond Schmitt Architects' dramatic $27-million redesign of Carleton University’s MacOdrum Library earned a 2015 Library Building Award on July 7.
With an aging population, health and wellness in the design process is becoming increasingly important. The built environment (private or public) can have significant impacts
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
Maintaining a building like the Royal Ontario Museum is not easy. Facility managers must balance visitor needs with exhibition requirements.
UBC's Biological Sciences complex recently received LEED gold, which was very challenging to achieve due to the ...
The design team behind the Student Union Building (SUB) at UBC created a process that both established dialogue and excited students about what ...