Announcements

We are excited to announce the opening of our new office in the Durham Region. Our new office is located right in downtown Oshawa. This convenient new location means that we will be closer to many of our projects in the Durham Region and Eastern Ontario. Colby Brygidyr, our newest associate, and Rhonda Sukumaran will be heading the new office.

Awards

We are proud to announce our recent awards:

Cedarbrae District library was awarded the following:
The Ontario Library Association Library Architectural and Design Transformation 2012 Award.
Visit www.accessola.org for more information.

The American School and University Award for Outstanding Design in the Educational Interiors Showcase 2012.
Visit www.schooldesigns.com/Educational-Interiors-Showcase.aspx for more details.

Mount Pleasant Village Public School, Library and Community Centre was awarded the following:
The American School and University Award for Outstanding Design in the Educational Interiors Showcase 2012.
Visit www.schooldesigns.com/Educational-Interiors-Showcase.aspx for more details.

The Brampton Urban Design Award 2012 for Best Overall Project.
Visit www.brampton.ca/EN/Business/planning-development/Pages/welcome.aspx for more details.



Our projects are in the news!

We were excited to work with Mattamy Homes, City of Brampton, Brampton Library and the Peel District School Board on the new Mount Pleasant Village development. Visit the following websites for more details: www.mattamyhomes.com/GTA/Communities/Brampton/Mount-Pleasant-Village
www.brampton.ca/en/Business/planning-development/projects-studies/Pages/Mount-Pleasant-Village.aspx

Toronto Star reporter Karen Von Hahn describes Cedarbrae Library as "designer bling"! Click the following link for more information:
www.thestar.com/living/article/1042498--von-hahn-turning-the-page-on-sleek-architecture
For more news on Cedarbrae Library, visit the following link to Globe and Mail's Lisa Rochon's article: http://urbantoronto.ca/forum/showthread.php/8976-Toronto-Library-Architecture

For news on Dufferin/St.Clair Library, visit the following links:
www.thestar.com/news/gta/article/534447
www.insidetoronto.com/insidetoronto/article/65196


Conferences

In November 2011, Cid presented our Mount Pleasant Village Project (Mount Pleasant Village School, Library and Community Centre and Mount Pleasant Village GO Pavilions and Transit Structures) at the "Moving the Yardsticks Forward" conference held at the Mississauga Delta Meadowvale Hotel.

In October 2011, Leo attended the following lecture in London, England: Investing in Education - Building Better Schools given by the AIA CAE (Committee for Architecture for Education) and the BCSE (British Council for School Environments). A link to his photos will be coming soon!



WORK IN PROGRESS

We are pleased to announce that we are currently under construction for the Ajax Williamson Catholic Elementary School. This new and exciting project for the Durham Catholic District School Board is well underway, on schedule, and is due to be opened September of 2012. Follow us on the website regularly for updates and new photos posted during its construction.


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