DIALOG’s Tim McGinn appointed Director-at-Large with ASHRAE

DIALOG’s own Tim McGinn was recently named Director-at-Large with the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) at its Annual Conference in Long Beach, California. A global society advancing human well-being through sustainable technology for the built environment, ASHRAE’s

DIALOG’s Tim McGinn appointed Director-at-Large with ASHRAE

DIALOG’s own Tim McGinn was recently named Director-at-Large with the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) at its Annual Conference in Long Beach, California. A global society advancing human well-being through sustainable technology for the built environment, ASHRAE’s

DIALOG Recognized for Excellence in Steel Construction at CISC Awards

Our engineering teams in Edmonton and Calgary were recognized for their great work at the Canadian Institute of Steel Construction 2017 Alberta Steel Awards of Excellence. We’re honoured to receive the Collaboration Award for Rogers Place. The Collaboration Award is

The AMS Nest Awarded LEED® Platinum

How to Design a LEED Platinum institutional building… You design green in a way that is mutually beneficial to both the environment and to people. This is DIALOG’s green manifesto. We strive for our sustainable designs to also be socially

FastCompany.com – Can Artificial Intelligence Let Us Put People First?

Antonio Gomez-Palacio and Alan Boniface ponder the future of the city with autonomous vehicles – Can artificial intelligence allow us to put people first? Less than a decade ago, the concept of autonomous vehicles roaming streets and highways seemed nothing

Abbotsford is Walkable

The City of Abbotsford was informed by and evolved for cars. Thanks to our willful client and partners, it’s now planned for people. Let’s start off on this note: This was DIALOG’s first full Official Community Plan (OCP), which is a

Congratulations to DIALOG’s newest associates!

Join us in congratulating JENNIFER LEEDY, GREG STEWART and MIKE BAUER on becoming Associates! Becoming an Associate at DIALOG is not so much a promotion as it is a recognition of outstanding leadership – the ability to go above and

PCL Construction | DIALOG + Stantec to design and build the new Calgary Cancer Centre

The Government of Alberta announced that the PCL Construction | DIALOG + Stantec design-build team are the successful proponents of the new Calgary Cancer Project, located at the Foothills Medical Centre Campus. Anticipated to open in 2023, the new Calgary

Evoke DIALOG – Nk’Mip Desert Cultural Centre

A culture designed the Nk’Mip Desert Cultural Centre: DIALOG designers were merely translators. The People of the Okanagan Nation, live in eight communities in the interior of British Columbia and Washington. Over 400 band members live and work on the

DIALOG stands with RAIC!

DIALOG Supports RAIC’s Response to the U.S.’s Withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement We are a firm committed to designing meaningful change. We’re passionate designers who wish to positively improve our communities and the environment we all share. We have

Stars Align for BOMA BC Award win

The stars have aligned for Lyra Growth – not only is business thriving, it’s looking good too. DIALOG partnered up with Fusion Space to reinvent Lyra’s office last fall. The transformation of the 2,285 sq ft space just won BOMA BC’s Tenant Improvement Award.

Evoke DIALOG – Bill Fisch Forest Stewardship and Education Centre

  Imagine if a forest created a building… What would it feel like to step inside? Would it change you? Bill Fisch Forest Stewardship and Education Centre is immersed in the York Region Forest. Constructed almost entirely of wood, it exists

DIALOG welcomes Ronald B. McIntyre, new Vancouver Healthcare Principal

Ron will be complementing our top-notch healthcare team with more than 25 years of experience as a healthcare architect and strategic advisor. Most recently, Ron has served as one of CannonDesign’s Healthcare Practice leaders for the past 13 years. He

AAA announces new leadership award in honour of Tom Sutherland

The Alberta Association of Architects (AAA) created an award in the late Tom Sutherland‘s honour called the Tom Sutherland Award of Merit. His family accepted the inaugural award on his behalf at their Annual General Meeting held on May 9. Every year, the award

DIALOG awards Michael Evamy Scholarship to Stuart Lodge for researching the relationship between materials and digital technology

How can architects and designers harness the power of digital technology to improve the materials and construction methods they use? Stuart Lodge, a Masters of Architecture student at University of British Columbia, has been awarded $5000 to find out. Lodge’s

DIALOG is one of Canada’s Greenest Employers

  We’ve just been selected as one of Canada’s Greenest Employers. We look back over this last year and have noticed our green game is operating at an all-time high. Our collective of designers have, and continue to, push the

This Weekend: Jane’s Walk – dust off those walking shoes!

DIALOG is excited to be participating in the Jane’s Walk Festival again this year. Our staff have been busy planning their walks and will be hitting the sidewalks May 5th, 6th, & 7th. Every year, DIALOG staff show off their

Congratulations to our newest principal, Jill Robertson!

We’re pleased to announce the promotion of our newest principal in the Edmonton studio, Jill Robertson. Jill embodies the leadership values that we so strongly believe in and has been a significant contributor of the landscape architecture group’s success.Please join us

We’re announcing a change to our Calgary studio management.

                    We’re announcing a change to our Calgary studio management. Rob Adamson, who has successfully guided the Calgary studio for eleven years, will now be shifting his considerable expertise, talents and

In the news: Edson Healthcare Centre in Healthcare Design Magazine

A photo tour of Edson Healthcare Centre was recently featured in Healthcare Design Magazine. The magazine and website is well-known in the healthcare community with a wide-reach in North America. From Healthcare Design Magazine: Opened in November 2016, the Edson Healthcare

The Avant Garde of New Design & Technology Synergies

As technology forges ahead, and AEC projects become more interesting (and complicated!), it’s increasingly important to understand how we can harness that technology to advance integrated design. DIALOG is leading the conversation about new tech, exploring how computational strategies assist in

OALA Awards Craig Applegath with Honourary Membership

A hearty congratulations to Craig Applegath! Craig was presented with the OALA Honourary Member Award at this year’s OALA AGM and Conference. This award is given annually to non-members who help advance the cause of landscape architecture in Ontario. Craig was

In the news: Royal Alberta Museum in Edmonton Journal

  Edmonton Journal’s Paula Simons shares her conversation with Royal Alberta Museum about their new DIALOG-designed home. “It’s a striking building, but it’s also really really functional. Everything is in the right place.” – Chris Robinson, Executive Director of Royal

Evoke DIALOG – TELUS Spark

  The year was 1967. Canada celebrated its 100th birthday and Calgary opened the city’s first science centre under the name Calgary Centennial Planetarium. Fast-forward to 2008: Exhibits were changing; science and technology were evolving. With a record-breaking 304,394 guests,

Associates take a day to ElevateDIALOG

Our studios are still abuzz following our first ElevateDIALOG event! Last month, the associates across all of our studios worked together on an initiative designed to foster collaboration and encourage the development of innovative ideas. Sounds vague, maybe, but that was

DIALOG’s new Director of Financial Operations

We’re excited to announce that Mark Alenius has officially joined the DIALOG family as our new Director of Financial Operations. Mark is a seasoned finance professional, with over 30 years of experience as CFO, VP of Finance and Corporate Controller

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The new Edson Healthcare Centre next to Alberta's Rocky Mountains offers magnificent views to patients, visitors, and staff. Edson Healthcare Centre officially opened to the public on November 8. The $198 million centre was designed by DIALOG’s interdisciplinary team of architects, interior designers, and structural, mechanical, and electrical engineers. Watch the video at https://vimeo.com/184882845 to learn more about Edson Healthcare Centre’s story. #Edson #AB #Alberta #Health #Healthcare #Design #Architecture #Engineering #InteriorDesign #DIALOG #mountains #forests

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Thousands of people enjoying the wondrous absurdity of a gigantic #rubberducky, can't be a bad thing. #DIALOGhttps://t.co/VN0kcw6SRL

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#SenecaProud buzz @SenecaCollege tonight. Proud to present our #DIALOG Environmental Sustainability Awards to this… https://t.co/GCR5a2K5eI

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Guided by #Maori wisdom #Auckland has adopted the #ArangaPrinciples of design as official policy #ArchFest17 #DIALOG https://t.co/7YbcXSJTei

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Check and cheque! Another successful #DIALOG fundraiser for CAMH - supporting the invaluable work they do for… https://t.co/uIteOvgk1X

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DIALOG’s own @CraigApplegath shares some wisdom on life, business and the importance of rational optimism https://t.co/ZtwWj6QL22 #DIALOG

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Get outside this wknd for these #Jane'sWalks led by #DIALOG https://t.co/ExRNLtfW9X @janeswalk @CalgFoundationhttps://t.co/dlcDud74hG

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