A Well Beneath The Well

As the residential, commercial and retail buildings rise around it, one section of The Well includes the excavation of a deep cistern near the centre of the site. This cistern will connect to the Enwave Deep Lake Water Cooling (DLWC) system to provide heating and cooling to the 11,000 people who will live and work at The Well.

Innovating The Lobby

Digital technology touches almost every aspect of our daily lives so it’s only natural it gets a starring role in making The Lobby unique. This is the third and final post I’m devoting to a major new Tridel initiative. It’s called The Lobby and it delivers a fully integrated and satisfying way for buyers to customize their homes.

Bringing the Lobby to Life

A great project begins with vision and is given life by drawing on a mix of talented people to make it real. To properly tell you about the creation and special features of The Lobby (Tridel’s new high-tech experiential showcase at 4800 Dufferin St.), I’m going to draw further on interviews I conducted with key teammates and our external design partner.

Introducing The Lobby

With this post, I’m opening the doors to an exciting project that has the entire Tridel team beaming with pride. Let me invite you to enter The Lobby, our high-tech experiential showcase now operating at 4800 Dufferin Street. The Lobby breaks new ground for Tridel (maybe even the industry) by providing our buyers with a uniquely integrated way to customize their new homes and make personalized choices.

NetZED – The Next Generation of Sustainable Condo Design

Hines and Tridel Launch NetZED Suite at Aqualina at Bayside Recently, industry professionals gathered at the Aqualina at Bayside condominium to celebrate the launch of the Hines and Tridel NetZED Suite.   Guests were invited to tour the suite, ask questions and learn more about the innovative technologies involved in designing and building the first NetZED [...]

Innovative Biomimetic Bird-Friendly Glass to be installed at FORM Condo

But most of the architectural solutions that protect birds also detract from views we enjoy.  At Form, this presented a different type of challenge.   In 2007, to protect Toronto’s bird population, the City of Toronto established the Bird-Friendly Development Guidelines.  This new environmental standard is intended to protect birds in urban environments.  The issue is […]

Real Condo Life: Reinventing Your Kitchen; Reinforcing Our Relationships

GUEST BLOG FROM REAL CONDO LIFE: Written by: Andrea DelZotto Follow Andrea on Twitter   It’s funny how closely related food and relationships are and how important good relationships are in business and life. But a recent visit to the World of Whirlpool (WOW) in Chicago really brought these connections home. WOW, is an “immersive appliance [...]

Reducing Carbon Dioxide Emissions, One Condo at a Time

Photo Credit: John + Samantha at johnandsamantha.ca Concrete: It’s everywhere. From sky-high skyscrapers to sewers deep underground, concrete has become the backbone of the modern world.  Currently, humans use seven billion cubic meters of concrete per year, which is equivalent to one cubic meter for every person on the planet.  But one thing we don’t consider [...]

Tridel Unveils Our First Smart Condominium

Keyless Suite Entry? Check. Unlimited, Ultra High Speed Wi-Fi? Check. Automated License Plate Recognition? Check.   Integrated wireless technology provides convenience, connectivity and peace of mind   This is just the beginning of what the newly unveiled Tridel Connect offers residents at Ten York, a newly completed 69-storey community in Toronto’s downtown core. Tridel Connect, an innovative […]