January 1, 2015 by
A return to technically competent specifications is required: specifications that are firmly rooted in performance, with product listings that illustrate the design intent, as well as execution requirements.
July 1, 2013 by
Recovering from floods in Calgary, Southern Alberta and New York City has entailed significant effort. The much larger challenge lies ahead: rebuilding in a way that protects against future storms.
July 1, 2012 by
"Regenerative Design" has been garnering increasing interest as a means of reframing green design. What does it mean for practice? Can buildings be regenerative in a similar manner as living systems?