Research

  • What can workplace design learn from makerspaces in educational environments? (Part 1)

    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

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  • International Downtown Association Report: The Value of U.S. Downtowns and Center Cities

    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

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  • WEBINAR RECORDING: Career & Technical Education's impact on education design

    WEBINAR RECORDING: Career & Technical Education's impact on education design

    On June 6 at 1PM EST, Theo Pappas and Christian Owens presented their insights on how the CTE revolution is evolving how we think of education and space. Click for the recording.

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  • Project Fractal case studies presented at Autodesk University 2017

    Project Fractal case studies presented at Autodesk University 2017

    Stantec's Innovative Technology Development group presented research on massing using Dynamo in Autodesk's Project Fractal.

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  • A case for innovative elementary school design

    A case for innovative elementary school design

    Results from a post-occupancy evaluation of Richard J. Lee Elementary School, published in the Educational Facility Planner

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  • What's the impact of school design on student learning?

    What's the impact of school design on student learning?

    Research into Richard J. Lee Elementary School helps answer the question

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  • Investing in ideas: Stantec's Creativity & Innovation Program

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  • Splitting hairs: The intersection of lasers, bears, and environmental management

    Splitting hairs: The intersection of lasers, bears, and environmental management

    Part one of our Stantec R&D Fund 10th Anniversary Series takes us into the belly fur of the beast

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  • The quest for knowledge: How Stantec research empowers our people to better serve clients

    The quest for knowledge: How Stantec research empowers our people to better serve clients

    Part 10 of our 10-part R&D Fund 10th Anniversary Series shines a light on Dr. Rosamund Hyde and our Research and Innovation Services.

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  • No evidence of publication bias in climate change science

    No evidence of publication bias in climate change science

    Read Tim Edgell's article in the Climatic Change Journal.

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  • Animal counting toolkit: a practical guide to small-boat surveys for estimating abundance of coastal marine mammals

    Animal counting toolkit: a practical guide to small-boat surveys for estimating abundance of coastal marine mammals

    Read Rowenna Gryba's article in the Endangered Species Research Journal.

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  • What makes a successful study space in an academic building?

    What makes a successful study space in an academic building?

    We studied spaces that we designed for studying science, and in revisiting our projects, we learned that it’s all about currents and eddies

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  • Disrupting species identification: eDNA and a new way to identify organisms in the field

    Disrupting species identification: eDNA and a new way to identify organisms in the field

    How Mary Murdoch is using DNA barcoding and environmental DNA to change the way scientists identify organisms

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  • Happier, smarter and more engaged students. Can design do that?

    Happier, smarter and more engaged students. Can design do that?

    Finding a way to quantify the positive impacts architecture has on the success of students and faculty

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  • Mind the gap: A translational approach to research and medicine

    Mind the gap: A translational approach to research and medicine

    Designing facilities for health, wellness, and discovery is about curing and caring

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  • Watershed characteristics shape the landscape genetics of brook stickleback (Culaea inconstans) in shallow prairie lakes

    Watershed characteristics shape the landscape genetics of brook stickleback (Culaea inconstans) in shallow prairie lakes

    Read Cory Kramer's article in the Ecology and Evolution Journal.

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  • Determining infrastructure life cycle costs with the CLIC tool

    Determining infrastructure life cycle costs with the CLIC tool

    Part nine of 10 of our Stantec R&D Fund 10th Anniversary Series explores a community development crystal ball that’s less fortune and more fact.

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  • Turning the tide: Helping shoreline communities create ecologically balanced seawalls

    Turning the tide: Helping shoreline communities create ecologically balanced seawalls

    Part eight of our 10-part Stantec R&D Fund 10th Anniversary Series dives deep into the world of guidelines for shoreline restoration.

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  • Inside a micro-unit: Living small, sharing more, and creating affordable urban housing

    Inside a micro-unit: Living small, sharing more, and creating affordable urban housing

    Part six of our 10-part Stantec R&D Fund 10th Anniversary Series takes us into the world of small urban living

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  • The sustainable management of life’s most essential resource: Water

    The sustainable management of life’s most essential resource: Water

    US Water Alliance releases One Water roadmap. Stantec was a technical reviewer for the document.

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  • Along the Encampment River: Using 3D laser scanners to help restore a waterway

    Along the Encampment River: Using 3D laser scanners to help restore a waterway

    Part five of our 10-part Stantec R&D Fund 10th Anniversary Series takes us high into the Rocky Mountains.

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