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Canadian Property Management

Now is the time to invest in deep energy retrofits

Terry Bergen, Managing Principal at RJC Engineers, discusses deep energy retrofits and their importance to the Canadian economy in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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CondoBusiness

Worksite Safety Amid COVID-19

Jordan Swail, Project Engineer with RJC Engineers, shares worksite safety tips for multi-residential building operators amid COVID-19 restrictions.

Canadian Property Management

The Benefits of Building Energy Modelling

Building Energy Modelling (BEM) is a versatile, multipurpose tool used in both new construction and existing buildings. Experts from RJC Engineers share the benefits.
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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.

Canadian Property Management

The 5-Step Restoration Process

Andrea Mucciarone of RJC Engineers discusses the building façade restoration process, from spotting early signs of failure through to project completion.

Canadian Facility Management & Design

A Property for All Seasons

It's important to determine a property's ability to withstand the elements before it's put to the test, yet many property managers and owners keep climate resiliency low on their list of priorities.
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Canadian Property Management

Building Envelope Condition Assessments

Whether it’s new or old, large or small, commercial or residential, all buildings benefit from Building Envelope Condition Assessments.

Canadian Property Management

Preparing for the Perils of Winter

Waterproofing, managing heat loss, snow removal, and other seasonal considerations when you are preparing your building for winter.
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Canadian Property Management

Upgrading for Seismic Resilience

Dennis Gam, MEng, P.Eng., Principal at RJC Engineers explains what all buildings owners need to know about achieving seismic resilience.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

When Corrosion Leads to Structural Distress

Valuable tips from RJC's Jeremy Horst to extend the life of your older stock apartment building.

Canadian Property Management

Pushing the Boundaries of Structural Glass

When it comes to building materials, there is truly no substitute for glass. Timeless and elegant, structural glass provides beauty and translucence to indoor spaces in a way no other material can.

Canadian Property Management

Rendering and Interactive Visualization

By definition, visualization technology is a technique for creating images, diagrams, or animations to communicate a message. But in essence, it’s so much more.
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Canadian Property Management

Floods, Fires and Building Failures

Generally, the purpose of a forensic engineering investigation is to determine the root cause of a building failure and how it may be addressed, with the intent of improving the performance of the building.

CondoBusiness

Preventing Plaza Deck Deterioration

Nigel Parker, Structural Engineer and Associate at RJC Engineers in Toronto, offers advice for preventing condominium podium and plaza deck deterioration.

Canadian Property Management

Preserving Older Buildings

Heritage buildings, like all buildings, require continued and increasing maintenance as they age. Glade Schoenfeld of RJC Engineers provides conservation best practices to help heritage building owners avoid costly, irreparable damage.
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Design Quarterly

Restoration of St Andrews Wesley United Church begins

St Andrews Wesley United Church, one of Vancouver’s most prominent landmark churches, will undergo a major seismic upgrade and heritage restoration.
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Canadian Property Management

Proactive, Preventative Maintenance

Paul Fritze, a technical engineer and associate at RJC Engineers, provides strategies for saving money and extending the operating life of your building.