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Five Cleantech Innovations for a Better World
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On November 8, while most eyes were focused on the United States, important news came out of COP22 in Marrakech: 2016 is on track to be the warmest...
Visionary City-making: A History of the Future
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‘Defining the Cities of Tomorrow’ is a bold, grand and celebratory statement that is set within the context of a bright and positive future for cities. Yet, it...
Vancouver Architecture: Growing Into Its Own
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It takes time for a city to mature and properly grow into its own being. The same goes for architecture: time is needed for the city to properly...
True BIM…Not Just Revit
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Over the past decade, the use of Building Information Modeling (BIM) has increasingly become industry standard, as opposed to an advanced or elite technology. BIM’s growing popularity is...
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The renewed interest and growth of urban centres has captured the interest of social scientists, economists and urban thinkers (among others), catalyzing a range of discussions. Among the...
New York City Architecture: As Diverse as the City Itself
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New York City architecture is as varied and diverse as the people who live there. With a wide range of architectural styles spanning distinct historic and cultural periods,...
Where Cities are Going, Next
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In a recent post, I argued that the increasing complexity of developed cities necessitates coordination between different urban infrastructures to ensure operational efficiencies and produce social well-being. I...
The Sustainable Urban Future of Nordic Cities
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In a Nordic context, contemporary cities are characterized by their commitment to accessible greenery and water, health, wellbeing and the environment. This has been reflected in a strong...
Construction Productivity: Swimming Against the Current
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The rapid advance of technology during the 20th century led to massive increases in labour productivity throughout most industries. In its most basic form, productivity is defined as...
The Maker Movement
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The Maker Movement is a cultural phenomenon and is highly inclusive as everyone is welcome, regardless of their race, financial status or background. It is also changing the...