The University of Manitoba in Winnipeg has received a $2.5 million gift from Michael F.B. Nesbitt that will support the construction of the Desautels Concert Hall, a new performing arts venue on the university’s Fort Garry campus.
Two engineering firms have been awarded contracts for engineering, design, and construction oversight for the Lake Manitoba and Lake St. Martin outlet channels project. Hatch was awarded the Lake Manitoba engineering, design, and construction oversight contract. KGS Group was awarded the Lake St. Martin contract.
Indoor cannabis production is a rapidly growing industry. Cannabis cultivation has unique requirements for landscaping, HVAC, and layout that must be taken into consideration when designing this type of facility.
Construction has commenced on a $95-million innovation centre at the Red River College Exchange District campus in Winnipeg. This project positions architectural innovation to inspire and support a culture of advanced learning and knowledge transfer.
The 2018 Prairie Design Awards celebrate design excellence in the region. Awards of Excellence and Awards of Merit were handed out in the categories of Recent Work, Interior Design, Landscape Architecture, and Small Projects.