Should all skyscrapers have the same language? Should they always be cladded in glass?
Studio CACHOUA TORRES CAMILLETTI started out by trying to envision what a skyscraper should be in the future....
The ultimate in luxury
Man-made floating Orsos Island combines the mobility of a yacht with the comfort of a mainland home
By GREG McMILLAN
It’s not a stretch to admit that, at one time or another,....
BRE Innovation Park at The Living City Campus – a showcase for innovation in urban sustainability
By Glenn MacMillan
Set among protected forests, fields, rivers and wetlands, Toronto and Region Conservation Authority’s (TRCA) The Living City Campus at Kortright is a centre of excellence for urban sustainability,....
Projections for building’s energy performance from Ledcor Renew retrofit right on the mark
By Greg McMillan
Ledcor Renew probably went out on a limb when providing both construction and energy performance guarantees....
Louie Santaguida makes it his business to take building development to another level
Luigi (Louie) Santaguida was looking at alternative building techniques and technologies long before his contemporaries. So it comes as....
A major plus
MADY goes far beyond the green norm as one of Canada’s premier real estate and construction companies
Perhaps the first thing that comes to mind when people talk about green....
The world’s tallest and super environmentally friendly structure to be built China
At 1km high, Phoenix Towers for HuaYan Group in Wuhan, The City of a Thousand Lakes, will be....
Hands across the water
From the Netherlands to Canada, Parallel 52° reaches out to the sustainable building sector
By Greg McMIllan
Parallel 52° takes the art of networking to a whole new level.
Concentrating on collaboration....
DuPont launches revolutionary house wrap exclusively at The Home Depot
DuPont Building Innovations is launching DuPont™ Tyvek® ThermaWrap™ R5.0 in Canada, a revolutionary new exterior insulation product for the construction of energy efficient homes. DuPont™ Tyvek® ThermaWrap™ R5.0 is now....
A cultural anchor
Exhibition centre and people’s park in China is shaped like a lotus flower
Located in the heart of Wujin, the burgeoning district of the city of Changzhou, in the southern....