Kasian’s BIM Manager Discusses BIM Implementation for the Stanton Territorial Hospital project

March 13, 2017

The Canada BIM Council (CanBIM) recently sat down with our BIM Manager, Amir Tangestani, to give some insight behind Building Information Modelling (BIM) implementation for project delivery at the current Stanton Territorial Hospital (Stanton) project….

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Engaged Learning – Foothills School Division Holds First Youth Design Intensive at Kasian Calgary

February 8, 2017

Despite some frigid winter temperatures, a keen group of Grade 8 students from Westmount School joined members of our Calgary staff to partake in a day of experiential learning and architectural exploration. Principal Judy MacDougall…

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Abstract: The Case for Empathy-Informed Design

February 7, 2017

Ian Sinclair, Principal and VP of Healthcare in our Toronto office will be presenting his abstract entitled “The Case for Empathy-Informed Design” at the World Congress on Design and Health in Vienna in July. This…

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Winners for the NAIT Architectural Technology Student Design Competition Announced

February 6, 2017

Second year Architectural Technology students at the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) were tasked with designing an innovative and functional bank branch that incorporates concepts of environmental sustainability.  The winners were announced last week…

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Edmonton Federal Building, Parkade and Plaza Project Achieves LEED Gold Certification

January 6, 2017

The Edmonton Federal Building (EFB), Parkade and Plaza Project has achieved LEED Gold Certification under the Canada Green Building Council’s LEED Version 1.0 for New Construction. This project includes the extensive renovation and addition to…

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Principal Sam Oboh receives Leadership Award from Excellence Magazine for their 2016 Excellence Awards!

October 14, 2016

Congratulations to our Edmonton Principal Sam Oboh on receiving a Leadership Award from Excellence Magazine (formerly Planet Africa Magazine) for their 2016 Excellence Awards! The Excellence Awards program is the new brand name replacing the…

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Vancouver Investment Firm Project Receives an Award of Merit from the IDIBC Shine Awards of Excellence 2016!

October 12, 2016

Kasian Interior Designer – Kate Salisbury, IDIBC President – Patricia Desmet, Kasian Principal and Vice President of Interior Design – Carol Jones (left to right). Congratulations to our Vancouver Interior Design team on receiving an…

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Bing Thom: A Tribute

October 7, 2016

If there has been any Canadian architect equal to or greater in stature than Arthur Erickson, it would be Bing Thom. I first met Bing on my arrival in Vancouver in early 1975. Erickson’s office had…

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Sally Mills Joins Kasian’s Vancouver Office as Principal

August 2, 2016

Kasian is pleased to announce the addition of Sally Mills, AID, RID, as Principal in our Vancouver office, effective September 6. Sally will join Carol Jones, Senior Principal and Vice-President, Interior Design, in the leadership…

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Sam Oboh Joins Kasian’s Edmonton Office as Principal

August 2, 2016

Kasian is pleased to announce the addition of architect Samuel Óghale Oboh (Sam Oboh), FRAIC, AIA, as Principal in our Edmonton office, effective August 2. In this role he will provide valuable insight and leadership…

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