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Energy modeling can help school districts make better financial decisions when planning new schools
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Need to keep your community's bridges safe? Stantec is creating an app for that.
Dr. Reed Ellis and his team are constantly evolving a research-based Bridge Management System that helps transportation agencies inspect and maintain their critical infrastructure
International Downtown Association Report: The Value of U.S. Downtowns and Center Cities
This groundbreaking study by the IDA, Stantec, and HR&A Advisors highlights a downtown’s unique and impactful contributions to a city's economy, inclusiveness, vibrancy, identity, and resilience
Building urban energy resilience through education: The E-Pop Park
How can spending time at a park today help ease the problems of tomorrow? At the energy pop-up park (E-Pop), visitors don’t just have fun, they learn about energy, too.
What can workplace design learn from makerspaces in educational environments? (Part 1)
How a benchmarking study helps us educate workplace clients on makerspaces and ultimately assess culture and growth strategies
Join us at the American Public Works Association (APWA) PWX National Conference!
Connect with our experts as they discuss everything from resilience planning to managing infrastructure risk in your community!
Can BIM cut costs for tomorrow’s healthcare PFI schemes?
Private finance has played a crucial role in UK healthcare, but costs are mounting. The use of building information modelling software could help.
Published: Managing sewer rehabilitation design with the push of a button
Sewer system operation in the 21st century has never been more challenging; municipalities must balance cost with service levels to ensure both capital and operational expenditure are maximized.
Published: Tennessee – A Case Study In Creating A Resilient State
In Smart & Resilient Cities, Susan Marlow explores why communities wanting to become more resilient should anticipate and adapt to the stressors that new technology-driven transportation will bring
Community Development conferences and speaking engagements
Join our experts as they share knowledge at industry events around the world
4 reasons microtransit is here to stay
From digital platforms to private-sector investment, the world has changed for microtransit
Come join us at transportation industry events around the world!
Join our experts at industry events around the world as they share knowledge about our experience with designing various components of transportation networks!
Why your office needs a makerspace—it’s about investing in the creative workplace
Harvesting creativity and innovation requires the right spaces and creates a culture that attracts the best employees
Quoted in University Business: The changing face of the university campus
University students have high expectations for their learning environments. London-based principal and education sector lead Aaron Taylor shares how the design of education facilities is changing.
Investing in ideas: Stantec's Creativity & Innovation Program
Celebrating and supporting creative and innovative thinking that benefits our clients, communities, and company
Will a robot steal my job? How disruptive technologies are changing environmental practices in mining
Peter de San Miguel shares his thoughts on how disruptive technologies are changing environmental practices in mining.
Four questions we must answer to design truly smart cities
For smart cities to elevate our collective quality of life, community-minded design must be at the center of the plan
Building the mine of the future, one step at a time
As mines move toward advanced digital technologies to support safer and more productive mines, implementation challenges persist
How safe is safe enough for autonomous vehicles on our streets?
AVs promise to make our roads safer, but we are still in the ‘learning curve’—here are 3 areas that can help speed their safe adoption
Take the time to create a mock-up of your new space—or face the consequences
Seven aspects of healthcare design mock-ups you need to know right now
How can we improve combined sewer overflow reporting? We need a smarter approach