Month: August 2016

Ottawa’s Rideau Centre Massive Revitalization and Expansion Officially Opens

Written on Aug 25, 2016

CF Rideau Centre in downtown Ottawa officially opened its doors to their new expansion earlier this month. The mall’s $360-million revamp added 28 new retail spaces through a 230,000 square foot expansion over four levels, along with exterior facade and pedestrian bridge upgrades. ...

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Calgary Has a New Building Maintenance Bylaw. Now What?

Written on Aug 16, 2016

So Bylaw 33M2016 happened and you’re one of the owners responsible for the 584 buildings in Calgary now required to undergo a visual review every five years. A visual assessment sounds simple enough, but who’s going to do it? And more importantly, who’s going to take on the responsibility of signing off on the building envelope being ‘safe’? What if you come across something that looks a little unsafe; how are you going to fix it and who’s providing the expertise to ensure it’s addressed on a priority basis?...

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Seneca College King Campus Expansion

Written on Aug 10, 2016

We're excited to be the structural engineering consultant on the team for the Seneca College King Campus Expansion. The project team also includes EllisDon, MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects and Montgomery Sisam Architects....

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Manhattan West Platform Shortlisted for The Structural Awards 2016

Written on Aug 02, 2016

We’re excited that our Manhattan West Platform project has been shortlisted in the Infrastructure or Transportation Structures category for The Structural Awards 2016. Hosted by The Institution of Structural Engineers since 1968, The Structural Awards are the world’s pre-eminent awards for structural engineering excellence. The awards celebrate the work of the most talented structural designers and their indispensable contribution to the built environment, from awe-inspiring landmark structures to small, local projects....

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