“High-Speed Rail” Best Match
Hyperloop v. High-speed Rail
/ ibi-ideas / hyperloop-high-speed-rail
...As Elon Musk’s Hyperloop project moves closer to being a feasible technology, a transportation battle rages on between what will come first to the United States, high-speed rail or...
Sensors + Intelligence + Enforcement = Compliance for Variable Speed Limit Signs
/ ibi-ideas / sensors-intelligence-enforcement-compliance-for-variable-speed-limit-signs
...and the systems are effective at doing that. An added benefit is drivers can see how speeds tend to not reduce in High Occupancy Vehicle lanes, and perhaps that will...
Low-Rise // High-Density
/ ibi-ideas / low-risehigh-density
...social housing. Balancing quality of life, good design and cost has remained a stubborn challenge, however.Numerous designs have been tested, with varying success. Recently, a low-rise, high-density approach has regained...
IBI Group high-rise wins NAHB Gold Award
/ 2015 / 01 / 30 / ibi-group-high-rise-wins-nahb-gold-award
...attached community high-rise building. The 958-unit building will rise 47 stories at 200 Dundas Street East in downtown Toronto. The condo tower sits atop a unique17-storey Garden Terrace building. Five...
Family-Friendly Living in the City
/ ibi-ideas / family-friendly-living-city
...a conscious decision to promote compact, high density development despite the wider availability of land – a clear reaction to the suburban sprawl of many North American cities. The results...
IBI Group’s ATMS to Improve Safety on BC Highways
/ 2016 / 06 / 02 / launch-of-variable-speed-limits-on-british-columbia-highways-will-improve-road-safety-through-ibi-groups-advanced-traffic-management-system-atms-software
...Coquihalla Highway. The $12.5 million dollar system uses real time data on road, weather, and traffic conditions, to adjust speed limits to prevailing conditions via a total of 47 digital...Tags: ATMS, BC, road safety, transportation
Dr. Kirk Lewis Career & Technical High School
/ ibi-projects / dr-kirk-lewis-career-technical-high-school
IBI Group Recognized for Architecture and Urban Design
/ 2017 / 01 / 13 / ibi-group-recognized-for-industry-leading-architecture-and-urban-design
...mixed-use, high-rise architecture has recently been recognized with multiple industry awards. Affirming the company’s strength in designing liveable, accessible and vibrant cities and communities, these awards recognize the outstanding contributions...Tags: architecture, high-rise, L'Avenue, Minto Yorkville, Montreal, One Pacific, Toronto, Trapp+Holbrook, UDI, Vancouver
Will Rope-less Elevators Change Building Design?
/ ibi-ideas / rope-less-elevators-change-building-design
...and horizontally in a loop at a speed of 5 m/s, powered by new linear motor technology similar to that of the Transrapid magnetic-levitation train.” This new design can move...