Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) shared more details on the Centre Block, renovation in Ottawa, Ont. The update drives home the immense effort underway to restore and modernize Canada’s most iconic building, Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) said in a press release.
The Canadian government and the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) has launched an architectural design competition for Block 2 facing Parliament Hill in downtown Ottawa. As part of the first stage of the competition, 12 teams were invited to submit an outlined design concept.
Five teams have been selected by the Government of Canada to develop design proposals for the national monument to Canada’s mission in Afghanistan. The new monument will be built across the street from the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa, Ont.
Heritage Ottawa and Capital Hotel, an affiliate of Larco Investments and the owner of the Fairmont Chateau Laurier, have reached an agreement with respect to the proposed addition to the historic hotel.
The rejuvenation of Ottawa’s National Arts Centre by Diamond Schmitt Architects has won an Architecture Award of Merit from the performing arts association the United States Institute for Theatre Technology (USITT).
Plans have been revealed for the new Ottawa Public Library and Library and Archives Canada joint facility designed by Diamond Schmitt Architects and KWC Architects, which will rise on a prominent site in Ottawa.
“With exhibition and collections space, reading rooms, creative centre, children’s area, a genealogy centre, and café configured around a large town hall, the new facility will be a welcoming home for the stories of Ottawa residents and all Canadians,” said …