Joe Geller shares his thoughts on how Stantec’s Urban Places team is bringing an integrated approach to cities and suburbs alike to help them take advantage of the burgeoning urban renaissance.
[With Video] 5 ways to design a transit maintenance facility that’s also a people place
It’s possible to create a maintenance building that prioritizes the well-being of workers and becomes a par...
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Healthcare as a workplace (Part 1): 5 ways workplace strategy can impact healthcare design
Healthcare organizations need to consider branding, space usage, and engagement to remain relevant and competitive
What cancer taught me about healthcare design
Silver linings of a cancer diagnosis are minimal. But the takeaway from one of our designers? Healthcare settings can be better
The business case for BIM & what’s next for its adoption in the Middle East
Stantec’s Rajat Shanker demonstrates the value of building information modeling
From the Design Quarterly: Digitally modeling cost-effective sustainable solutions
Using the latest in digital tools, designers and engineers can achieve sustainable building performance on a budget
Taking data to new heights: Stantec Tower’s crane camera project
The world’s longest crane camera project to date working on the tallest Canadian building outside Toronto—but it’s only a stepping stone to what’s next for the industry
From the Design Quarterly: Retrofitting today’s buildings for a sustainable future
Most existing buildings will still be in use 50 years from now. Retrofitting for sustainability is critical to a low-carbon future.
From the Design Quarterly: 8 ways to design for density and live where the action is
Cities that have higher density are inherently more sustainable—and they are generally more livable, too
From the Design Quarterly: Teaching nature via outdoor spaces and sustainable design
Whether it’s an outdoor learning center or using the school building as a teaching tool, educators are embracing sustainable design in their curriculum
Building pride and community through high school athletics facility design
A new athletic facility can inspire students and deliver a sense of belonging
Published in Metro Magazine: Retrofitting garages for zero-emissions buses
North American communities are switching to electric buses; here are 8 factors to consider when retrofitting bus facilities for more sustainable transit options
From the Design Quarterly: Are net zero energy and net zero carbon buildings a must-have?
The approaches, markets, and tools for sustainability are evolving—and net zero is an attainable goal
City planners and healthcare providers need to talk about their common goals
How can healthcare providers and civic leaders coordinate community health goals, providing effective wellness while reducing healthcare costs?
Weaving mental healthcare spaces into the neighborhood
Design can help increase mental healthcare access for city dwellers
Why the most effective school designs go beyond safety and security
Educational facilities need more than a secure design—they need a productive and inspiring learning environment for all students
Design Quarterly Issue 06 | Destination Zero
What's driving the global push for sustainable buildings and what are the tools and techniques we can use to create Net Zero Carbon and Net Zero Energy buildings?
From the Design Quarterly: Cities as innovation centers
With tech hubs and innovation districts, research universities have the keys to unlocking reinvigorated cities
Presenting Stantec Design Quarterly 06: Destination Zero
How do designers help battle climate change? Sustainability means thinking about net zero energy and net zero carbon—in new construction and in retrofits.
From the Design Quarterly: 7 facets of the changing airport
Refocusing on passenger experience is central to a new—and more comfortable—vision for air travel
TAKE OUR QUIZ: Is mass timber a viable option for your next building project?
Learn about the advantages of designing and building with engineered wood and mass timber in an interactive quiz.
Wood is good (Part 1): 7 reasons to consider wood construction on your next project