On Dec. 1, Architect Drew Hauser and Mechanical Engineer David Riley, will present a webinar for the Canadian Green Building Council, sharing the story of what it took to realize our award-winning vision of a sustainable and innovative workspace within Hamilton’s historic Westinghouse HQ.

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Sustainability has always been at the forefront of our firm’s mission, but this does not just end at environmental sustainability.

In all we do, we remain relentlessly focused on the triple bottom line of social, economic and environmental sustainability. We believe that each of these focuses … read more

What moved you to launch mcCallumSather?

Very simply, I wanted to develop an architecture firm that featured sustainable design principles at the core of everything we do. Although a well-known term nowadays, sustainable values were almost unheard of in architectural … read more

The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation represented an example of a transformational design executed through a highly integrated design process.

Success for Mohawk College included a number of complex and exciting outcomes. With SIF funding, the first driver was schedule resulting in a … read more

The fundamental challenge of advanced sustainable design is not so much a technological issue, but rather a cultural one. The strategies, methods, and technology exist to make ultra-efficient buildings that can achieve 75 per cent less energy consumption than conventional buildings. There are also … read more

On Oct. 12, mcCallumSather, B+H and RDH were honoured to sit with our clients at Mohawk College and receive the Innovation in Sustainability Award from the CaGBC Greater Toronto Chapter, recognizing this team’s leading edge design of The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation.

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We were honoured to receive Sustainable Hamilton Burlington’s Passion Into Practice Award at the June 13 Gala, and to have been shortlisted for the Social Innovation Award.

Passion Into Practice reflects a culmination of our 21 year history, focused on sustainability in all that we do. The award … read more

This week, the construction of The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation hit another milestone as the crews from GeoSource Energy Inc. began digging the geothermal wells that will help heat and cool the Centre. Set on top of the escarpment, a dig of this magnitude is rare but will become … read more

We are thrilled to officially launch The Joyce Centre for Partnership & Innovation as part of the CaGBC Zero Carbon Building Pilot Program, working closely with Mohawk College and B+H in the design of this inventive facility. Through academic programs and applied sustainability challenges, the … read more