Friday, August 23, 2019

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DataBid Blog – Multi-Phase Edenbridge on the Kingsway Redevelopment

    New details have been released on Tridel and First Capital Realty's Edenbridge on the Kingsway multi-phase, mixed-use redevelopment of the Humbertown Shopping Centre in Etobicoke. The planned building, which is the first phase,...

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Only one week left: $225 for action-packed Green Building Festival pass

Time is running out to secure a full delegate pass for the October 8th Green Building Festival in downtown Toronto for only $225, including 5.5 continuing education hours for GBCI / LEED, OAA, OALA, OPPI, IDC and PEO!   Register today...

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BC homeowners sue province and developer over sinkhole-ridden neighbourhood

As reported on CBC News, Rod Goy says he and his wife, Donna, wanted their new home to be a gathering place as they settled into retirement and watched their family grow. The couple has five children and three grandchildren, with a fourth...

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Ontario Power Generation safely demolishes Nanticoke Powerhouse

Ontario Power Generation (OPG) safely demolished the powerhouse of the former Nanticoke Generating Station (GS), which was at one time the largest coal-fired plant in the world. The site on the north shore of Lake Erie has been transformed into...

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Engineering firm for evacuated Fort Sask condos had permit cancelled one year after condos were built

As reported in The Edmonton Journal, the engineering company for the ill-fated Fort Saskatchewan condominium complex had its engineering permit cancelled just one year after the recently evacuated condos were built. Residents of the 44-unit condo...

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Register Now: Webinar on October 10 – Designing Building Enclosures in Wood-Frame Multi-Unit Construction

Join us for this Building Smart seminar to learn about industry best practices for designing efficient, durable wood-frame building enclosures in new construction. Explore the latest edition of the Building Enclosure Design Guide now available...

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Building Efficiency System Tool: Faster. Better. Easier. Still Free.

Introducing the latest upgrade to the BEST (Building Efficiency System Tool)™ software, available for download at www.iapmo.org/hiac. BEST is a quick, easy and reliable way to compare the energy and life cycle costs of up to four...

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This warehouse is one of the world’s greenest industrial buildings

As blogged on weforum.org, with its futuristic curved design and daylight-infused interior it doesn’t look like a typical warehouse. But the NewLogic III building, an office and warehouse space on the outskirts of the Dutch city of Tilburg,...

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Register to attend: First Active House Symposium in North America – September 16 – 17 in Toronto

The 7th Active House Symposium will be held for the first time in North America in Toronto on September 16-17 at Evergreen Brick Works.  Active House is an international building practice that is based on a balanced and holistic approach to...

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