Opportunity 

Brock University’s chemistry team is regularly working with industry partners to develop solutions to a range of challenges from self-healing polymers to the study of tea and its correlation with bone health. Its facilities, spread out over a large campus, often … read more

Proposed for a prominent site in Waterloo, ON, this three-storey building is designed as a repeatable prototype for low rise commercial office construction using mass timber structural elements. Featuring high ceilings, open floor plates, and expansive glazing the prototype aims to deliver the … read more

Opportunity 

Currently a parking lot, 80 John. St. N. in Hamilton is part of the Downtown Central Business District, and at the centre of the city’s quickly developing residential and mixed-use community. With the opportunity to add density, Kaneff recognized the opportunity … read more

Opportunity 

With limited land available for development in Dundas, 55 Cootes Drive represented an ideal opportunity to add residential units and greater density within the community where the market demand exceeded supply. The site, a significant intersection and high-profile … read more

Opportunity 

The Ministry of Transportation’s Emergency Response, Traffic Control and the Regional Action Group were scattered across locations, reducing efficiency. A new campus represented an opportunity to streamline its team; incorporate the latest technology; better … read more

Opportunity 

A couple were retiring and saw the opportunity to downsize from Toronto to a more active and relaxed lifestyle in Kincardine. This would be the first time they had the chance to build a home from scratch, and each had their own vision of what that might look like … read more

Opportunity 

The University of Waterloo identified the need to upgrade laboratories for its biology research, located on the first and third floors of its Earth Sciences Chemistry Building. The current labs were cramped and outdated, coupled with systems at the end of their … read more

Opportunity 

The Hamilton East Kiwanis Non-Profit Homes Inc., Victoria Park Community Homes and Ellis Don joined forces to bid on surplus school lands being sold by the city, inspired by the vision of an environmentally sustainable, safe and age friendly community space, adding … read more

Opportunity 

The Markham IDEXX facility is one of five Canadian reference diagnostic laboratories testing animal samples under the umbrella of IDEXX. The objective was a phased renovation of the existing testing laboratory, one that runs 24/7, adding functionality and … read more

Opportunity 

The City of Hamilton seized the opportunity to co-locate several of its administrative teams when five floors became available in the Stelco Tower located at 100 King St. The move opened the conversation about how workplaces were evolving, how to best promote … read more