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February 24, 2014
The introduction of LEED Version 4 (v4) will take green building to the next level, announced the Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC).
February 19, 2014
Canada Post's decision to replace home delivery with community mailboxes runs counter to advances in socially responsible design.
February 19, 2014
In this week's preview, we look at some of the stories we'll be covering in the Journal of Commerce for the week of February 24th, 2014.
February 5, 2014
Minneapolis-based Target Corporation is planning to continue its expansion into the Canadian retail shopping market this year by adding another nine locations in both eastern and western provinces.
January 29, 2014
Construction has started on a new $200-million green office tower development at the Old Stock Exchange building in downtown Vancouver, which will be Canada's first LEED Platinum heritage conversion.
January 22, 2014
An Okotoks, Alberta-based company has developed and manufactured a prototype of a multi-use temporary building that is erected by transforming a shipping container into a structure much larger than its original size.
January 20, 2014
Construction workloads will remain stable in 2014 as major energy, resource, infrastructure and commercial projects will counterbalance reduced residential activity, concludes BTY Group's Market Intelligence Report for the fourth quarter of 2013.
December 18, 2013
Over the last 25 years, construction has undergone a technological shift resulting in the need to both build projects quicker and increase collaboration industry-wide, noted a recent stakeholder panel.
December 16, 2013
Federal regulators have given the green light for the expansion of an oilsands mine near Fort McMurray, Alberta, despite concerns about serious environmental impacts.
December 11, 2013
It's become commonplace to observe that our Canadian cities need a different financial deal from senior governments. It's also common to decry the state of our infrastructure and the need for assured funding, not only to build it, but to maintain it for the long-term.
March 6, 2010
Smith Carter Architects and Engineers Inc., a Winnipeg-based firm, has received the first LEED Platinum certification for an office building in Manitoba.
March 6, 2010
BC Hydro is heading for higher ground with the construction of its new 23,000-square-foot facility in Port Alberni. The development is shooting for LEED Gold certification and is aiming to use just a quarter of the energy used in an equivalent building built to current market standards.
March 6, 2010
After two years of discussion with Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC), the Thermal Insulation Association of Canada (TIAC) might be a step closer to gaining LEED recognition.
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