Biophilic design is a concept used within the building industry to increase occupant connectivity to the natural environment through the use of direct nature, indirect nature, and space and place conditions.

Biophilic Design | Feb 19, 2021

Stantec & LIGHTGLASS Simulate Daylight in a Windowless Patient Space

Even before the pandemic, hospitals in major metropolitan areas faced a significant challenge:…
Biophilic Design | Mar 2, 2020

Restoration and Replacement of Glazed Curtain Wall Assemblies

Buildings with large areas of glass are often seen as emblematic of the wanton energy waste of the…
Biophilic Design | Aug 12, 2019

Total Steel Project Performance

This instructor-led video course discusses actual project scenarios where collaborative steel joist…
Biophilic Design | Aug 12, 2019

System-Based Steel Building Solutions

This course reviews today’s range of structural steel joist and deck systems -- including long-span…
Biophilic Design | Jun 12, 2019

Shadow Box Design: To Vent or Not To Vent

A curtain wall shadow box is a spandrel assembly consisting of vision glass at the building…
Biophilic Design | Jun 12, 2019

Roofing Drainage Systems

Among the most fundamental of architectural elements is the roof. Its principal purpose is to…
Biophilic Design | May 20, 2019

Lasting Thermal Control For Building Façades

To keep interior spaces warm in the winter (and nice and cool in the summer), Building Teams report…
Biophilic Design | Apr 22, 2019

Design of Long-Span Composite Steel Deck Slabs

Long-span composite steel deck slabs blend the speed and versatility of steel construction with the…
Biophilic Design | Mar 14, 2019

VIDEO COURSE: Great Buildings Deserve Great BIG Glass

Learn about glass fabrication processes with a concentration on BIG glass, an industry trend. Best…
Biophilic Design | Feb 12, 2019

Creative, Custom & Capable: New Directions in Metal Architecture

Custom engineered using integrated design and fabrication technologies, metal building systems are…

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