fire hall

Design Quarterly

Vancouver’s Fire Hall 17 sets aggressive goals

Vancouver’s new Fire Hall 17 reflects the city’s design challenge to build a structure that meets the Zero Carbon Building standard.
fast epp office

Construction Business

Fast + Epp completes mass timber hybrid home office

The superstructure of the new Fast + Epp mass timber hybrid home office in Vancouver, B.C. is complete. Move-in is anticipated for late 2020.
fire hall

Design Quarterly

Vancouver fire hall earns zero carbon first

Vancouver Fire Hall No. 17 has become the first fire hall in Canada to earn the Zero Carbon Building design certification.
timber article RJC

Canadian Property Management

5 (More) Reasons to Design with Timber

Mark Ritchie, a Principal with RJC Engineers, discusses the benefits of working with mass timber over other building materials.

Design Quarterly

Vancouver laneways win international award

More Awesome Now has won the 2019 IOC IAKS Bronze Award from the international sports community. The project consists of two laneways in Vancouver.

Construction Business

Canada’s first LBC Petal Certified projects

Burnaby’s SFU UniverCity Childcare Centre and the Vancouver VanDusen Botanical Garden Visitors Centre [pictured above] are Canada’s first Living Building Challenge (LBC) Petal Certified projects. The