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  • Flexibility of Flexsola design key to creating sustainable and environmentally-friendly housing Nicholas Varias is an innovator, plain and simple. The president of Flexsola International Development Corporation has a lengthy cutting-edge track record dating back to the 1980s. But the culmination of his ground-breaking design efforts […]

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    Flexibility of Flexsola design key to creating sustainable and environmentally-friendly housing Nicholas Varias is an innovator, plain and simple. The president of Flexsola International Development Corporation has a lengthy cutting-edge track record dating back to the 1980s. But the culmination of his ground-breaking design efforts […]

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  •   An architectural backstory at the heart of a glorious Kensington Market renovation This is a story behind the story about the metamorphosis of a century-old property in Toronto’s Kensington Market district. The project? The Kensington, 299/301 Augusta Avenue. The main player? Design/Build company Barbini […]

    Going the extra mile

      An architectural backstory at the heart of a glorious Kensington Market renovation This is a story behind the story about the metamorphosis of a century-old property in Toronto’s Kensington Market district. The project? The Kensington, 299/301 Augusta Avenue. The main player? Design/Build company Barbini […]

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  •   Hybrid tower using Milessa Modules accommodates layers of vertical gardens Carlo Milessa isn’t one to rest on his laurels. In great detail, just a few short months ago, Milessa drew attention to his novel approach to architectural design – the Milessa Modules, a hexagonal […]

    Making deserts bloom

      Hybrid tower using Milessa Modules accommodates layers of vertical gardens Carlo Milessa isn’t one to rest on his laurels. In great detail, just a few short months ago, Milessa drew attention to his novel approach to architectural design – the Milessa Modules, a hexagonal […]

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  • Canada’s premier virtual trade show for green building Virtual Trade Shows are quickly gaining popularity among exhibitors and event marketing professionals due to their relatively low cost and high rate of return. The ability to generate leads directly from your office without having to incur the […]

    The first edition of the virtual Green Building Expo has been a success.

    Canada’s premier virtual trade show for green building Virtual Trade Shows are quickly gaining popularity among exhibitors and event marketing professionals due to their relatively low cost and high rate of return. The ability to generate leads directly from your office without having to incur the […]

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  •   Recyling (and upcycling) debris helps historic, war-torn Mosul emerge from ruins On July 9, 2017, after nine months of fierce battle, the Iraqi army, backed by an international coalition, defeated the forces of the Islamic State that had occupied Mosul since the proclamation of […]

    THE 5 FARMING BRIDGES. Architect Vincent Callebaut proposes reconstruction model for Mosul using high-tech 3D-printing technology involving spider-like robots and drones.

      Recyling (and upcycling) debris helps historic, war-torn Mosul emerge from ruins On July 9, 2017, after nine months of fierce battle, the Iraqi army, backed by an international coalition, defeated the forces of the Islamic State that had occupied Mosul since the proclamation of […]

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  • World’s first fully functional 3D printed office building Located at the foot of Emirates Towers, the Office of the Future is the world’s first fully functional and permanently occupied ‘3D printed’ building. The 253 sqm building acts as the home for the Dubai Future Foundation […]

    KILLA DESIGN – Office of the Future

    World’s first fully functional 3D printed office building Located at the foot of Emirates Towers, the Office of the Future is the world’s first fully functional and permanently occupied ‘3D printed’ building. The 253 sqm building acts as the home for the Dubai Future Foundation […]

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  •   Co-owners at Wiltshire Homes Canada bring an approach that strikes a chord with millennials As builders go, Lamont Wiltshire and Odeen Eccleston stand out from the crowd in a number of ways. However, perhaps the most significant difference the co-owners of Wiltshire Homes Canada […]

    Youthful exuberance

      Co-owners at Wiltshire Homes Canada bring an approach that strikes a chord with millennials As builders go, Lamont Wiltshire and Odeen Eccleston stand out from the crowd in a number of ways. However, perhaps the most significant difference the co-owners of Wiltshire Homes Canada […]

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  • By Ken Greenberg The Bentway was named through a public competition. The “Bents” are the composite column-and-beam structures that frame the space under the Gardiner Expressway. The Bentway reveals the possibility of a new cultural landscape beneath Toronto’s Gardiner Expressway, celebrating its monumental presence by […]

    The Bentway: hidden in plain sight

    By Ken Greenberg The Bentway was named through a public competition. The “Bents” are the composite column-and-beam structures that frame the space under the Gardiner Expressway. The Bentway reveals the possibility of a new cultural landscape beneath Toronto’s Gardiner Expressway, celebrating its monumental presence by […]

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  • “Vertical Forest • Seeds on Mars” landing at SUSAS 2017 A Vertical Forest on Mars? It is one of the hypotheses developed by SBA China along with the Tongji University’s Future City Lab to imagine Shanghai in 2117. A great metropolis that will be well […]

    A Vertical Forest on Mars?

    “Vertical Forest • Seeds on Mars” landing at SUSAS 2017 A Vertical Forest on Mars? It is one of the hypotheses developed by SBA China along with the Tongji University’s Future City Lab to imagine Shanghai in 2117. A great metropolis that will be well […]

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  • University Heights commercial project embodies the philosophy of HAVEN Developments It’s no surprise that the University Heights commercial development in Toronto will be solidly connected to transit and local infrastructure. After all, that connectivity factor is at the heart of all that Haven Developments stands […]

    True to form 

    University Heights commercial project embodies the philosophy of HAVEN Developments It’s no surprise that the University Heights commercial development in Toronto will be solidly connected to transit and local infrastructure. After all, that connectivity factor is at the heart of all that Haven Developments stands […]

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