Month: February 2019

PROJECT FEATURE: How to Engineer an Irresistible Waterfront Community

Written on Feb 28, 2019

The Pier 8 revitalization project in Hamilton is a development that aims to reinvent the Hamilton waterfront and turn it into a vibrant community featuring modern and progressive architecture. ...

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Engineering Brookfield Place Calgary: 10 things you didn’t know about Calgary’s tallest building

Written on Feb 26, 2019

Brookfield Place Calgary stands at 56 storeys tall. As structural engineering and building envelope consultants on the project, we were thrilled with the challenge of helping design and bring this distinctive building to life. Here, we explore some of the most complex, interesting, and unique engineering facts you may not have known about Brookfield....

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Building for the Future: Modern Timber Construction

Written on Feb 01, 2019

Innovations in timber products and technologies have made it an increasingly viable choice in building design and construction, as it offers many advantages when compared with traditional building materials, such as steel and concrete. Advanced building materials, such as cross-laminated timber (CLT) and glued-laminated timber (glulam), offer impressive structural and sustainability properties....

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