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

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

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.

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

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

Three wins for the Edmonton Studio at the CEA Awards

Our Edmonton studio is proud to take home some awards from the Consulting Engineers of Alberta (CEA) Showcase Awards this month. Thank you to the CEA and our project collaborators for these awards! Harold L. Morrison Rising Young Professional Award

Double the excitement: Project of the Year x 2!

 January 26th: Ontario Public Works Association (OPWA) has honoured two DIALOG projects with the award for Public Project of the Year at their annual conference and award banquet. Bill Fisch Stewardship and Education Centre has been recognized as 2016 OPWA Project of the

DIALOG’s Green Team Receives Architect at Zero’s Award of Merit

Nexus From Up Top Architect at Zero called for entrants to plan and design a theoretical student housing site-map for San Francisco State University. This is DIALOG’S second project to win accolades in the net-zero arena in 2016 - GROWHouse was celebrated with

Alberta Construction 2016 Top Project Award Winners

DIALOG is proud to be a part of four unique projects awarded Top Projects by Alberta Construction Magazine. The awards celebrate the best of design, sustainability and innovative technologies in Alberta. Covering all corners of the province, the winners stood

Taking home not one, but TWO top honours!

DIALOG’s Interior Design Team took home two Awards of Merit at the 2016 Interior Designers Institute of BC’s Shine Awards. Celebrating outstanding achievements from BC’s interior design community, our work at LGM Financial and Marine Building Rehabilitation gained top recognition

Our very own: 2016 Interior Design Magazine’s Rising Giants…coming in at #27!

Congratulations to DIALOG’s Interior Design team! You’re incredible work has been recognized on Interior Design Magazine’s Rising Giants 2016 list. Well done and here’s to our growing future!

Toronto Urbanist Antonio Gómez-Palacio Named One of Most Successful Mexicans in Canada

DIALOG principal and urban planner Antonio Gómez-Palacio, one of Canada’s most successful Mexicans. Read more above.

DIALOG honoured for design excellence by Canadian Architect magazine

DIALOG took top honours for design excellence in two categories at this year’s Canadian Architect Awards of Excellence. Both the new Calgary Central Library and Vancouver House received recognition. Here’s an excerpt on the awards: Awards of Excellence are given each year

EnRoute to success: Emblem Hotel wins at EnRoute Magazine Hotel Design Awards.

DIALOG’s Toronto Studio was recently presented with a prestigious Hotel Design Award from EnRoute Magazine for the Emblem Hotel. The Hotel, located in Prague, was Air Canada’s inflight magazine’s top choice for Best Spa or Pool. Congratulations to Alison McNeil and her interiors

Changing Calgary’s Landscape: DIALOG Wins Big at Mayor’s Urban Design Awards

The 2015 Mayor’s Urban Design Awards (MUDA) Gala was held November 5 at the University of Calgary’s Energy Environment Experiential Learning (EEEL) building. This year, a record breaking 68 nominations were received, showcasing some of the most innovative buildings and

Could, should, wood: Forest Stewardship and Education Centre wins Environmental Design Award

The DIALOG-designed Bill Fisch Forest Stewardship and Education Centre recently won the Environmental Building Wood Design Award at the 15th annual Wood WORKS! Awards. The program recognizes people and organizations that, through design excellence, advocacy, and innovation, are advancing the

Flying non-stop: Edmonton Airport Tower receives industry’s highest honour

DIALOG has won the 2015 Canadian Consulting Engineering Award of Excellence for the Edmonton International Airport Combined Office and Control Tower. Principals Jim Montgomery, structural engineer, and Stephen Boyd, architect, were honoured to accept the award on DIALOG’s behalf. The

Brookfield Place Calgary nominated for BIM excellence

The CanBIM Awards are an annual opportunity to recognize the very Best in BIM in Canada. This year, DIALOG is nominated in several categories, including a Best in BIM award for work on Brookfield Place Calgary. These awards focus on

From rural surfers to urban farmers, DIALOG scores three planning awards

Whether it’s reconnecting surfers to lost waterfront or finding fresh dirt for urban farmers, it takes imagination to help plan healthy, vibrant communities. The Planning Institute of British Columbia (PIBC) recently recognized just how creative DIALOG is when it comes

2014-15 NAIT Design Technology Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to the 2014-15 NAIT Design Technology Scholarship recipients: Architectural Technology (Construction Drawings) Jasmin Tello Architectural Technology (Design) Salam Yousef Building Environmental Systems Technology Dylan Rude Civil Engineering Technology Mallory Norton Interior Design Technology Kayla Boser Established in 2010, these scholarships

Edmonton Airport Tower “steel”-ing the attention

On April 16, DIALOG received a Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC) Engineering Award of Excellence for work on the Edmonton International Airport Office and Control Tower. To minimize airside interruptions during construction, the Tower was built using steel plate shear

The Giants have risen: DIALOG Interiors one of fastest growing

DIALOG Interiors is proud to be on Interior Design magazine’s 2015 Top 100 Giants list. The firm is now ranked #99 on the Giants list. Last year DIALOG cracked the Rising Giants list (top 100-200 firms), with a global ranking of #140. This

In Response: SymbioticCities International Design Ideas Competition Winner Announced

After careful review the DIALOG-sponsored SymbioticCities International Design Ideas Competition winner was recently announced. The winning entry, titled “Responsive City” is a product of the innovative design thinking of Negin Akhlaghpour and Juan Caviedes, both students at the University of

Flying Ace – Edmonton Airport Tower takes home CEA Award of Excellence

Consulting Engineers of Alberta united together on February 5 for the annual CEA Showcase Awards. It was an exciting night for DIALOG who took home top honours, winning the Award of Excellence for Building Engineering for the Edmonton International Airport

The Mark hits for Best Urban High-Rise at UDI Awards

The DIALOG-designed high rise The Mark took home the Best Urban High-Rise award last night at the Urban Development Institute Awards in Vancouver. The Best Urban High-Rise win was the highlight among five nominations for DIALOG. These also included Central

Emblem Hotel named Interior Design Magazine Best of the Year finalist

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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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