“High-Rise” Best Match
IBI Group high-rise wins NAHB Gold Award
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2015 / 01 / 30 / ibi-group-high-rise-wins-nahb-gold-award
...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 cascading...
Building Coastal Resilience
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...Change Adaptation Strategy” focuses directly on sea level rise. These plans tend to work on two fronts- addressing overall sea level rise, which will bring standard tides as high as...
Low-Rise // High-Density
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...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 popularity....
Hyperloop v. High-speed Rail
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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 the...
Two IBI Group projects named best Toronto buildings of 2014
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2015 / 01 / 05 / two-ibi-group-projects-named-best-toronto-buildings-of-2014
buildings in the competition included the Aga Kahn Museum and Ismaili Centre (Institutional category), Hive Lofts (Mid-Rise Residential), Fashion House (Mid-Rise Residential), Waterlink at Pier 27 (High-Rise Residential), and Ivory...
A Home for Tomorrow? The Rise of YIMBY
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Housing and real estate development have long been popular conversation points among Vancouver residents. With this in mind, it’s no surprise that Wesgroup’s RED Talks found a very receptive audience...
IBI Group Recognized for Architecture and Urban Design
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2017 / 01 / 13 / ibi-group-recognized-for-industry-leading-architecture-and-urban-design
...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 of...Tags: architecture, high-rise, L'Avenue, Minto Yorkville, Montreal, One Pacific, Toronto, Trapp+Holbrook, UDI, Vancouver
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 opportunities,...
Convenience or Chaos? The Rise of Dockless Bike-Sharing
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...make you feel surprised- unless you’re from Canada. Currently, Vancouver, Montreal and the Greater Toronto Area, are the only three major cities with bike-sharing programs. Adoption of these systems has...
Family-Friendly Living in the City
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...of higher density, without the ‘urban grit and edginess’ of cities that does not appeal to everyone, families in particular. Vancouver in particular is a city that has taken a...