Design+Build Magazine Issue #3

It’s hard to believe the new year is already upon us—the holidays seemed to arrive and pass by so much more quickly this past season. And, of course, with the fervor of the new year comes resolutions, plans for success, and optimism for the 12 months that await us. It is for those reasons that this [...]

By |January 22nd, 2015|Design+Build Magazine|0 Comments

World’s first 3D-printed apartment building constructed in China

While architectural firms compete with their designs for 3D-printed dwellings, one company in China has quietly been setting about getting the job done. In March of last year, company WinSun claimed to have printed 10 houses in 24 hours, using a proprietary 3D printer that uses a mixture of ground construction and industrial waste, such as glass and [...]

By |January 22nd, 2015|Industry|0 Comments

Ottawa commercial real estate landscape to continue changing in 2015: CBRE

The new Ottawa trend of full-service, “live, work, play” neighbourhoods will continue to change the city’s landscape and with it, the commercial real estate market, according to CBRE. In its 2015 outlook released Monday, the company said projects such as Lansdowne Park and Windmill Development Group’s plan for a mixed-use community at the old Domtar [...]

By |January 7th, 2015|Industry|0 Comments