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on September 13,2010 in Feature

With more than 250 LEED projects in the works, Enermodal Engineering is Canada's most prolific green building consulting firm. In 2007, with...

on August 11,2010 in Product Review
The U.S. Green Building Council has integrated Convia, a smart building platform, into its new 75,000-sf headquarters in Washington, D.C. The fitout...
on August 11,2010 in Feature

Insulated metal panels, or IMPs, have been a popular exterior wall cladding choice for more than 30 years. These sandwich panels are composed of...

on August 11,2010 in Feature

Sustainability and energy efficiency depend not only on the overall design but also on the building's enclosure system. Whether it's via...

on August 11,2010 in Feature

Sectioning off large open spaces without making everything feel closed off was the challenge faced by two very different projects—one an...

on August 11,2010 in Feature
Insulating concrete forms have a long history of success in low-rise buildings, but now Building Teams are specifying ICFs for mid- and high-rise...
on August 11,2010 in Feature
14. Mod Pod A Nod to Flex Biz Designed by the British firm Tate + Hindle, the OfficePOD is a flexible office space that can be installed, well, just...
on August 11,2010 in Column
In the past, I've come down pretty hard on Building Teams for failing to revisit their completed projects to see if the great edifices they have...
on August 11,2010 in Column

At that time, Sir, we recommended that your energy/environment team: 1) focus on conserving energy in existing buildings and homes; 2) concentrate...