Posts Tagged ‘ON’

ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND CHEMISTRY BUILDING - Scarborough, ON

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018


Institutional [Large] Award

Jury comments: This building has a particularly innovative approach to solar shading, creating a dynamic façade and animating interior spaces. This approach carries through to the other environmental systems which  are exposed to view, not simply to celebrate the technology, but to monitor performance, facilitate research and identify potential improvements.

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HARVEY WOODS LOFTS - Woodstock, ON

Monday, June 4th, 2018

Existing Building Upgrade Award

Jury comments: The retention and rehabilitation of existing buildings, particularly in the centre of small cities such as this, addresses sustainability issues of embodied energy as well as social and cultural continuity. We were impressed by how an atrium was created within the existing building as a community space, and by the improvements in energy performance – particularly in the context of a large social housing project.

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