Offices - Houston TX
Houston is a home to ingenuity. From space exploration with NASA to exciting new medical research to innovations in oil and gas, Houston’s diverse culture has people working toward a better future.
From the Design Quarterly: 7 ways to shift our thinking about urban resilience
Houston architect Laura Sachtleben says that Hurricane Harvey provided an opportunity to think differently about preparation and resilience
Exploring Resiliency in Houston
With response to major natural disasters as a rallying point, Stantec brought together industry experts to spark innovation around a more resilient Houston. spotlight.stantec.com/houstonofthefuture
From the Design Quarterly: 3 strategies to design academic research facilities to last
With research and science education rapidly evolving, it’s critical that academic institutions get the best value in building design
What’s Research + Benchmarking at Stantec?
To design in a world of constant change and evolution, you must be continually learning. This is the simple idea behind our Research + Benchmarking (R+B) program.
Water was always a strong theme in my life and led me to a career in water engineering
Water is an extremely exciting industry. There is always a need for water, so water engineering is a career that will never go away.
Extreme weather: Designing schools to withstand the forces of nature
Educational facilities must be a part of a community resiliency solution for natural disasters
Research leads our designs for innovative learning environments
Our Innovative Learning Environments R+B team studies how education is changing across the world.
From the Design Quarterly: Old idea, new form—makerspaces make it big
Makerspaces are coming to the library, university, and workplace near you. What inspires and defines the contemporary makerspace?
Keeping the water flowing in Houston
Stantec teams with the City of Houston on a critical effort to replace deteriorating valves at a water pump station that serves one-third of the city’s residents.
Issue 03 | Technology Driving Change
How technology is changing the way we communicate and think about design
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
How major trends from the past are informing future learning environments
What will safety and security, sustainability, and technical education look like in learning environments 20 years from now?
Resiliency: More than bouncing back from disaster
When natural disasters strike, schools provide refuge, support, and comfort for our communities. Our schools must shift their focus from rebuilding to resiliency.
From real-world learning to the real world
At Stantec we strive to create a culture of continual learning for our employees. In this sneak peek, find out how we instill this in the next generation of designers through our summer internships.
These Aren't Your Parent's Labs
Derk Jeffrey and Jennifer Henrikson share how we're helping school districts meet present needs and prepare for future demands in STEM education.
Autonomous vehicles & healthcare design: 5 ways the driverless future could affect hospitals
It's the most disruptive technology of our time – and it will change the way people use healthcare buildings
Net Zero energy: Can schools really get there?
Net Zero isn’t just a goal – it’s a responsibility
How being a lifelong learner helps you design great schools
Creating a culture of learning through a Research and Benchmarking program helps foster expertise in educational design firm wide
Creating a big STEAM impact on a small budget
How a small STEAM Center in Katy ISD is offering STEAM curriculum to their students at a low cost to the district
Using design to help those in need
Stantec is teaching its Texas interns the value of community through a pro-bono project for YMCA Camp Grady Spruce in Graford, Texas.