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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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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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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RCMP Division E Headquarters Project Takes the Gold

December 3, 2014

With 25 operational units formerly dispersed throughout the Lower Mainland of British Columbia, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) E Division Headquarters in Surrey comprises the country’s largest division. Approximately one-third of the entire force…

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New RCMP headquarters taking shape in Surrey B.C.

October 31, 2014

by BRADLEY FEHR The development is a public-private partnership being built by a joint venture comprised of Bird Construction and Bouygues Building BC Inc. ETDE Facility Management Canada is a third partner in the joint venture…

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Emera Observatory opens it’s doors

October 20, 2014

By Kyle Hadyniak A dedication ceremony was held for the new Emera Astronomy Center on Friday, Oct. 17 at 10 a.m. The event kicked off Homecoming weekend and was attended by UMaine faculty, staff, alumni…

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Canada Post opens new $200 million processing centre at YVR Airport

September 5, 2014

Canada Post has officially opened a new $200-million, 700,000 square foot processing centre on Richmond’s Sea Island, just north of Vancouver International Airport’s North Runway. The new Pacific Processing Centre at 5940 Ferguson Road not…

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