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August 15, 2018

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Sidewalk Labs moves forward with “smart” neighbourhood in Toronto

Sidewalk Labs moves forward with “smart” neighbourhood in Toronto

Waterfront Toronto has signed an agreement with Sidewalk Labs to define and govern the relationship between the two organizations as they jointly create a master development plan focused on Toronto’s Quayside site.

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UNB: Onsite timber used in new building

UNB: Onsite timber used in new building

The new kinesiology building at the Fredericton campus of the University of New Brunswick (UNB) used trees from the site to create a seating area, teaching podium, reception desk, and locker room benches.

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The New Bird-safe, Low-E Coated, Acid-etched Glass

The New Bird-safe, Low-E Coated, Acid-etched Glass

Walker Glass is proud to launch bird-safe, low-e coated, acid-etched glass products. Walker Glass and PPG Industries have teamed up to create a sustainable answer to the question of how to provide bird-safe glazing while meeting energy efficiency requirements.

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Big Box

Passive House experts gather in Vancouver

Passive House experts gather in Vancouver

Partnering for Transformation is the theme of The Passive House Canada Conference that will be held in Vancouver from November 7 to 8.

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Prefabricated steel structure proposed for University of Toronto

Download our new air barrier e-book

The latest in a free collection of sponsored e-books explores air barriers, along with other assemblies that prevent air leakage. Check out what differentiates Canadian and U.S. practices.

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Feature

Hybrid Roofing Systems: An advantageous solution

When selecting air barrier products to employ in building designs, architects have a broad range of choices. Spray foam insulation products are often selected because they can provide superior performance and also contribute to greater energy and operating cost savings in buildings.

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