Construction in many ways embodies a job in the technology sector. This has always been the case, yet with the introduction of CAD, technology’s role in the industry and the impact it has on the … about What is Computer-Aided Design (CAD) and Why It’s Important
You may have heard about ‘parametric design’, ‘computational design’ and ‘generative design’, especially in connection with BIM or prefab projects. According to some leaders in architecture, they are the way of the future. So, what … about How Computational is Helping Ease Construction Pain Points
When it comes to reducing injuries and deaths in the construction industry, there is a growing emphasis on the use of Safety by Design principles. The goal is to take the highest order approach to … about How Your Architect Can Help You Have a Safer Worksite
New project delivery methods are reshaping the role of the contractor. Throughout most of the 20th Century, design-bid-build was the standard way of running projects. This model relied on architects working with the owner under … about Design Risks Every Contractor Should Watch Out For
In this post, we’ll take a look at some of the top architecture firms in Toronto, as outlined by BlogTO and Azure Magazine.
Office and retail fitouts are a steady stream of work for many builders and trades due to the constant churn of tenants bumping in and out.
In many parts of the world, wooden construction is limited to the garden shed. However, in Canada, architects have now put the good ol’ garden shed on steroids. And it's a sign that wooden construction … about Taking Wooden Construction to New Heights
As we begin a new decade, chances are these Australian buildings will make their mark across the globe for many years to come.
Any contractor worth their salt is well-experienced in wearing multiple hats. This can be partly attributed to continually tightening schedules; the proliferation of efficiency-boosting methods like offsite prefabrication is providing the opportunity to shave off … about Contractors are Turning More to In-House Design, But It’s Not Without Its Problems
Australian architecture epitomizes simplicity and sustainability, but not at the cost of poor design. In close relationship with the land and the landscape, here are architect companies in Australia that have put the nation on … about 10 Australian Architect Firms That Have Revolutionized the Industry