Mitikah will be a premier urban neighborhood in the cultural heart of Mexico City. Designed to encourage a new way of living, it will be a place where people can gather and share experiences.
Downtown Columbus, Ohio: A case study in the mobility revolution
From scooters to self-driving shuttles, an urban planner returns to his hometown and sees the future of mob...
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Published in Alaska Business Monthly: Arctic infrastructure ingenuity
Engineering keeps old and new buildings stable and safe. Three Anchorage design experts explain what’s involved in the far north.
Let it rain: A holistic plan for water use and reuse in a sustainable building
Denver Water’s new complex pushes the boundaries of sustainability with its innovative water efficiency
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
Can a kids’ healthcare space teach, entertain, and heal?
Standard building requirements don’t have to be boring – here’s how you can inject whimsical touches into everyday design features
Published in Railway Age: P3s key for Transit Oriented Development
Toronto’s unprecedented growth has spurred conversations on new ways to approach Transit-Oriented Development, with lessons for both Canada and the US
Healthcare design choices: Is polyurethane upholstery fabric the best option in hospitals?
The faux-leather fabric is easy to clean and better for the environment, but delamination failures are troubling
Pyramid of Sustainable Design
An interactive explanation of the design process sequence for achieving NZE or NZC performance on a realistic budget
[With Video] Envisioning the revitalized design of the Old Sacramento urban riverfront
Design competition inspires interdisciplinary team to craft a vision to transform an underutilized district into a vibrant community
Elderly care: Can design cure loneliness as we focus on aging in place?
We must confront our aging population’s social-isolation epidemic in today’s technology-driven world
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.
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
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?
Energy efficiency is really about energy productivity—and that’s about the bottom line
As we adopt the language of revenue growth, designers and engineers can use metrics to connect with clients where it matters to them most
From the Design Quarterly: 9 facets of smart cities
There’s no easy definition for “smart cities,” but by beginning to describe them, we can anticipate what’s next
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
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.
Education design: How much daylight is right for today’s tech-enabled schools?
Wall-to-wall windows might be too much of a good thing for some classrooms
From the Design Quarterly: Teaching sustainability and energy conservation through play
Energy use is high and energy literacy is low; a pop-up park turns city parks into places that boost energy understanding
Art and architecture meet in the desert