Posts Tagged ‘Diamond Schmitt Architects’

Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning

Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

Largest child health research tower in the world designed for intensification and collaboration

High-performance fully glazed envelope with bird-friendly frit pattern, low-VOC interior products, rainwater capture, and 30% energy cost savings, this exceptional LEED Gold building attracts top researchers.

By Mike Szabo

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Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre

Thursday, March 17th, 2016

South shore Nova Scotian building combines sustainable
design and local culture

Both the land and the sea provided design inspiration for this new lifestyle centre on the south shore of Nova Scotia. Lunenburg County is both coastal and deeply forested with centuries-long traditions of timber construction and wooden boat building.

BY JARLE LOVLIN AND KEITH TUFTS (more…)