“Sea Level Rise” Best Match
Building Coastal Resilience
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...protect human lives. Increased storm surges and consistent sea level rise is no longer a future fear but a present day problem. What is coastal resilience and how are cities...
A Home for Tomorrow? The Rise of YIMBY
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...years ago now. What does the YIMBY rise in North America, particularly on the West Coast, mean for the YIMBY movement? Primarily it means we grow stronger and smarter since...
IBI Group high-rise wins NAHB Gold Award
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...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...
Low-Rise // High-Density
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...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...
Defining the Cities of Tomorrow: Predictions for 2017
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...In cities, as in life, the only constant is change. The renewed popularity of city-centres, proliferation of smart, efficiency-driven, systems and rise of automation offer a range of exciting...
Two IBI Group projects named best Toronto buildings of 2014
/ 2015 / 01 / 05 / two-ibi-group-projects-named-best-toronto-buildings-of-2014
...TORONTO – Two IBI Group high-rise architecture projects shared first place in UrbanToronto’s “Best Toronto Building of 2014” poll held last week. The Delta Toronto hotel, designed by Page+Steele/IBI...
IBI Group Recognized for Architecture and Urban Design
/ 2017 / 01 / 13 / ibi-group-recognized-for-industry-leading-architecture-and-urban-design
...the Cambie Bridge. With two levels of commercial and retail space at ground level, the south-facing public plaza gives a very striking view of the glazed pool cantilevered above.” The...Tags: architecture, high-rise, L'Avenue, Minto Yorkville, Montreal, One Pacific, Toronto, Trapp+Holbrook, UDI, Vancouver
Upcoming Urban Reads
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...broad disaster. (from the publisher’s summary by Hachette Book Group) Read a taste of Jeff Goodall’s previous work on the subject of sea-level rise in Rolling Stone. ...
The Sustainable Urban Future of Nordic Cities
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...strengthen their resilience to climate change events. For these cities, there is particular concern regarding the impacts of water-related issues such as increased precipitation, sea level rise and urban flooding,...
The Many Benefits of Healthy Campus Design
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...at a regional level, such as the G4W grouping in Wales and the South West of England. Health related to transport and issues such as air quality can be influenced...