The recently-opened Royal Alberta Museum (RAM) in Edmonton wins the 2018 Canadian Design-Build Institute (CDBI) Design-Build Award of Excellence in the buildings category. The Vedder Bridge Replacement Project in Chilliwack, British Columbia, won in the major structural project category.
Lacombe Composite High School in Lacombe, Alberta, and Trinity College School in Port Hope, Ont., are the winners of the annual Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) Greenest School in Canada competition.
Completed in the late summer of 2018, the Valleyview Town Hall in Alberta is the result of extensive collaboration between the municipality, Flechas Architecture, and Scott Builders to achieve the Passive House Plus standard in a northern climate.
The Edmonton Chapter will have a breakfast meeting on September 15 at Chateau Louis Hotel & Conference Centre from 7:30 to 10 a.m. Leszek Kowalski will be presenting on “Mitigating Risk and Elevating Concrete Aesthetics.”
David Verbeek, a Canadian designer, researcher, and urbanist working with the Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) in Rotterdam, Netherlands, has received the Prix de Rome in Architecture – Emerging Practitioners award from the Canada Council for the Arts. The organization also recently announced several other architectural awards.
The Edmonton Chapter along with the Edmonton Construction Association (ECA) and the Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (CIQS) is organizing the PEG, CSC & CIQS Golf Tournament on Thursday, August 23, at the Glendale Golf & Country Club from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.