Designing for an aging population

March 23, 2015

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 on human health. A panel of four recognized industry leaders…

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Winners of the 2015 OAA Awards announced

March 18, 2015

Demonstrating the best in architectural design and innovation, winners of the 2015 Ontario Association of Architects (OAA) Awards feature both Canadian and international projects designed by Ontario architects, ranging from sustainable single-family homes to the…

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Kasian Vancouver Office Achieves LEED Gold Certification

March 10, 2015

Our Kasian Vancouver Office achieved LEED Gold Certification! In 2012 Kasian moved into 2 floors of a commercial office building that was renovated to our design. Our design team worked to deliver a design that…

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National Music Centre construction update

March 3, 2015

Another month has flown by and February’s mild weather hasn’t caused any delays during the building of the National Music Centre near the East Village downtown. The organization’s President and CEO Andrew Mosker told 660News,…

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Calgary music centre hitting the right note

February 5, 2015

Fabricating, delivering and then erecting about 1,200 tonnes of steel in a seven-month period at Calgary’s new $168 million National Music Centre was challenging for Walters Inc. Photo: Rubt Parhar/Walters Group Inc. Under construction since…

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City’s new operations centre millions under budget

January 21, 2015

The contract for Saskatoon’s civic operations centre, which is supposed to be complete by December 2016, is $25 million cheaper than expected. The city had budgeted $185 million for building construction and 25 years of…

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National Music Centre

January 8, 2015

by KATHLEEN RENNE The National Music Centre, located in Calgary, Alta.’s ambitious East Village development, incorporates the city’s historic King Edward Hotel, as well as several educational and recreational facilities. The construction manager is CANA…

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Yorkville Village to be rebuilt

December 18, 2014

By: Ashante Infantry Business reporter, Published on Thu Dec 18 2014 Don’t call it a makeover. When the two-year, $100 million overhauling of Yorkville Village — formerly Hazelton Lanes — is complete, the old shopping…

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Hazelton Lanes will become “Yorkville Village” as part of a major neighbourhood revamp

December 15, 2014

News of First Capital Realty’s upcoming $100 million renovation of the Hazelton Lanes shopping centre in Yorkville surfaced last summer. Now, it sounds like the developer has even more extensive plans for the posh neighbourhood….

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