Scala Construction in Full Swing

Since our last in-depth look at construction of the Scala community in North York, work has been progressing well and the underground levels of the condominium have begun to take shape.  Currently, the on-site construction teams are forming the community's footings and expect to be completed by the fall.  These footings, which are essentially concrete reinforced by rebar, [...]

An Update on Islington Terrace

Construction on-site at Islington Terrace has been progressing well over the last few months. At present, outside walls and windows are 90% complete up to the 36th floors.



Play Ball.

This week I had the pleasure of speaking at an event called The Future of Cities hosted by EnsembleCo about the “human side” of cities – something I’m madly passionate about. It’s a prominent topic these days as our skyline continues to ascend and generate criticism that developers aren’t building to a “human” scale or giving enough consideration to the way people live.




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.