Canadian Property Management | November/December 2021
John Balla, BSc, P.Eng. | Civil Project Engineer
Heritage buildings provide tangible connections to our historical roots, allowing us to step into the past and appreciate where we’ve come from.
ReNew | November/December 2021
Meredith Anderson, P.Eng. Struct.Eng., MSCE | Associate
Vancouver's new Fire Hall 17 reflects the city's design challenge to build a structure that meets the design certification requirements of the Canada Green Building Council's Zero Carbon Building Program, one of 16 such pilot projects in Canada.
SABMag | Fall 2021
The genesis for Centre for Collaborative Education (CFCE) came out of a College resolution to divest of the original 1970s infrastructure that no longer supported the progressive values of the College. The original building on site was no longer sustainable, both pedagogically and from the perspective of energy use.
Canadian Consulting Engineer | September 30, 2021
A mini-conference drew more than 500 registrants from across Canada.
Glass Structures & Engineering | October 2021
John Kooymans, Steffen Feirabend, Graham Coult
Glass engineering is a very unique field of study. Glass engineering is a very unique field of study. A great deal has been learned over the past half-century by experimenting and building with glass as a structural element.
Facility Cleaning & Maintenance | September 2021
Stephen Epp, BSc, P.Eng., RRO, ARCA Accepted Inspector | Project Engineer
When you think about maintenance of retail, commercial, and residential buildings, the last thing many people think of is roof care. While roofs are a major component of the building envelope, if they perform properly, we rarely think about them. However, problems can grow unchecked until it’s too late and you’re left catching water dripping from the ceiling.
Canadian Property Management | August 2021
Veronica Ochoa, BArch, MSc, LEED® AP BD+C, WELL AP, MASHRAE | Building Performance Project Designer
Veronica Ochoa, Building Performance Project Designer with RJC Engineers, argues that building managers and owners should be proactively seeking out government grants and other means to reduce energy consumption prior to the mandatory targets—otherwise they’ll risk being left with stranded assets.
Condo Business | May 2021
Nikolas Marsall-Moritz, MEng, CAHP, P.Eng. | Project Engineer
When it comes to maintaining your building envelope and structure, periodic reviews are recommended by the experts to prevent key assemblies from failing.
Vancouver Fire Hall No. 17 Achieves Zero Carbon Certification; Incorporates Structural Thermal Breaks
Western Exteriors | Summer 2021
Meredith Anderson, MSCE, P.Eng., Struct.Eng. | Associate
Vancouver’s new Fire Hall 17 reflects the city’s design challenge to build a structure that meets the design certification requirements of the Canada Green Building Council’s Zero Carbon Building Program, one of 16 such pilot projects in Canada.
Canadian Property Management | July 2021
Kelsey Van Steele, BASc, P.Eng., PMP, LEED® AP | Associate
Whether working on an active construction site or in an operations and maintenance setting, fall protection is critical to ensure the safety of workers and building occupants.