The new 707 Fifth AAA office tower in downtown Calgary features a distinctive, curved glass appearance and creates a high energy-efficiency workspace with a triple-glazed, curved glass curtain wall system.
Stantec, Populous, and S2 Architecture have been selected by the Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC) and the Calgary Stampede to lead the architectural planning and redesign of the BMO Centre in Calgary, Alta. The goal is to transform it into a modern and international-ready venue.
The Calgary Chapter’s April meeting will include a presentation on the Builders’ Lien Act by E. Jane Sidnell, partner, Rose LLP. The event will be held on April 9 at the Winston Golf and Country Club from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
On Thursday, March 7, the Edmonton Chapter will have a breakfast meeting from 7 to 9 a.m. at the Chateau Louis Hotel & Conference Centre. Chris Fellows of Stonhard Construction Solutions will present on “Carbon Fibre: Quicker, Stronger, Lighter.”
The Calgary Chapter is gearing up to host the third annual Ignite Student Design Competition. The contest aims to improve integration of young professionals into the industry through mentorship and collaboration with experts.
Completed in the summer of 2018, Valleyview Town Hall in Alberta is the result of extensive collaboration between the municipality, contractor, and a team of designers and consultants working together to achieve the Passive House standard in a northern climate. This structure aims to become the first commercial building to achieve Passive House certification in Alberta and the first commercial building to obtain Passive House Plus certification in the world.