SAB Mag – In the world of Industrial, Commercial and Institutional [ICI] construction, the vast majority of buildings have flat roofs that are often not in view. Yet they exist in the harshest of environments – baked under blazing sun, exposed to wind, rain and snow, walked upon by various trades with little concern for the integrity of the membrane.
Daily Commercial News – The eight-storey Hugh Garner Housing Co-operative, located in the heart of Toronto’s Cabbagetown, has officially opened the second phase of what will be the largest residential green roof project in Canada. The co-op celebrated the opening of its 8,000-square-foot south roof, a barrier-free garden open to the building’s 300 residents.
Canadian Wall & Ceiling Journal – The Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO), the tenth largest art gallery in North America, received 47 percent more gallery space and a complete redesign after eight years of planning and building. The $276 million project was finally finished in November 2008 and saw over sixty thousand visitors during its opening day.
Glass Canada – After 10 Years of Planning, and three years of construction, the Art Gallery of Alberta has a world-class building to call home.
Alberta Construction Magazine – From its aurora borealis inspired design to complex geometry, $86-million Art Gallery of Alberta offers a new frame of reference for construction and design.
The Vancouver Convention Centre Expansion Project [VCCEP] which opened in April 2009 occupies a prominent site on the city’s Coal Harbour waterfront, with sweeping views west to Stanley Park and north and east to the Coast Mountains.
The addition to the Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) was designed to be a showpiece, anchoring the arts firmly in downtown Edmonton’s Sir Winston Churchill Square.
We are pleased to announce that Flynn Canada’s Toronto branch was the very proud recipient of the Toronto Construction Association’s prestigious “Best of the Best: Outstanding Safety Performance 2010 Award”.
The branch was awarded this great honor based on it’s continued commitment to workplace safety. Flynn was acknowledged as a company that ensures that workplace safety is paramount and a company that goes above and beyond the call of duty when it comes to safety. The branch’s strong leadership role in safety and it’s enviable safety track record were also excellent criteria met to win the award.