Diamond Schmitt Architects

earth tubes

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Lab facility demos energy-saving ‘earth tubes’

Energy-saving 'earth tubes' were among the features expected to help earn UTSC's new Environmental Sciences and Chemistry building LEED Gold status.
Buddy Holly Hall

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Diamond Schmitt designs Lubbock arts venue

Design details for The Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts and Sciences, which will be located in the birthplace of the legendary 1950s pop star
National Arts Centre

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Ottawa’s National Arts Centre breaks ground

The National Arts Centre (NAC), located in Ottawa, recently held a ground-breaking ceremony to celebrate its upcoming $100-million architectural revival. The investment is one of
FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Arts facilities play starring role in revitalization

St. Catharines has cast the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre to play a starring role in the revitalization of the city’s downtown.
SSDG-new-leadership

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Diamond Schmitt wins David Geffen Hall project

Heatherwick Studio and Diamond Schmitt Architects have been selected as the architecture team to lead the renovation and transformation of David Geffen Hall, the largest
CANMET 660x300

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Industrial facility awarded for sustainable design

CanmetMATERIALS, a metals testing facility in Hamilton, Ont., has been awarded the 2015 Innovation in LEED Award for New Construction by the Canada Green Building
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Queen’s U lab to advance power plant research

Queen’s University, located in Kingston, Ont., recently opened the doors to its Reactor Materials Testing Laboratory (RMTL).
MacOdrum Library

Canadian Facility Management & Design

MacOdrum Library’s novel redesign wins award

Diamond Schmitt Architects' dramatic $27-million redesign of Carleton University’s MacOdrum Library earned a 2015 Library Building Award on July 7.
Energy use analysis tool

REMI Network

Energy use analysis tool informs industry targets

A new energy use analysis tool called ecoMetrics was unveiled at the Canada Green Building Council conference in Vancouver.
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REMI Network

Hamilton facility wins top AIA green award

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has named a Diamond Schmitt Architects’ building as one of the top ten green projects of 2015.