October 11, 2017
ANJOU, QUEBEC (October 11, 2017) Hydrotech – a market leader in the development and distribution of premium waterproofing and roofing products and assemblies, today announced the introduction of the InstaGreen® GT-4 pre-vegetated tray...
October 1, 2017
Creating “Green” hospitals; Quebec is seeing a “going green” movement emerging in the health care industry, as well as, creating environments centered around the public (French article)
Over the last ten years, enormous sums have been invested in the construction of modern university hospital centers and the renovation of existing establishments that have become obsolete. New institutions have a much more environmentally...
April 3, 2017
Wind data is a critical issue to consider when building a new structure. An increase in the number of green roofs on buildings has driven a need for new wind design standards to be written for vegetative...
June 15, 2016
The smart choice of a good quality growing media, the key to a successful vegetative roof (French article)
The reputation of green roofs lie in their aesthetic value and their innovative architectural aspect, but above all in their power to provide a wide range of energetic and environmental benefits. In Quebec, since the late 90s, vegetative roof...
September 1, 2015
Montreal Planetarium: Star-gazing building demonstrates environmentally-responsive architecture on Earth
Located within Montreal's iconic Olympic Park complex, this project was the winning entry in a two-stage international competition. The project brief called for an intervention that would humanize the rather bleak site, which included an...
March 1, 2015
From a one-storey distribution warehouse to a 10-storey high-end commercial property, 564 Beatty Street in Vancouver’s eastern downtown district has seen a lot of change in its 106 year history. Fortunately, the design team, contractors and owner...
May 11, 2018
RCI Western Canada Chapter Spring Seminar & TradeshowItalian Cultural Centre, 3075 Slocan St – Vancouver British Columbia
May 16, 2018
Grey to Green conferenceColony Ballroom, Chestnut Conference Centre, 89 Chestnut St. – Toronto Ontario
May 23, 2018 to May 27, 2018
CSC National ConferenceThe Westin Edmonton Hotel – Edmonton AB
June 5, 2018 to June 7, 2018
Building Lasting Change 2018Beanfield Centre, 105 Princes' Blvd – Toronto Ontario