STAT’s New Office Revitalizes Railtown Warehouse

Meeting Room #6 at STAT Analytic's new office in Vancouver.

With tech organizations such as Google, Microsoft, and Hootsuite designing offices to entice top tech savvy professionals, how does a young tech firm create an office space to attract top talent without breaking the bank? And how does it accomplish

Meeting Room #6 at STAT Analytic's new office in Vancouver.

STAT’s New Office Revitalizes Railtown Warehouse

With tech organizations such as Google, Microsoft, and Hootsuite designing offices to entice top tech savvy professionals, how does a young tech firm create an office space to attract top talent without breaking the bank? And how does it accomplish

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Carleton Studio at DIALOG: Rail Deck Park

For the next six weeks, graduate students from the Azrieli School of Architecture & Urbanism at Carleton University will be joining the DIALOG Toronto Studio to explore concepts for the Rail Deck Park – a project currently being investigated by the

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DIALOG’s 2016 Iris Prize Recipient: Kevin Dieterman & Michael Zabinski

Every year, staff from across all studios and disciplines have the opportunity to apply for the Iris Prize. Now in its 12th year, the Iris Prize is an internal scholarship that includes two weeks paid time and up to $7,500

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Congratulations to five new associates!

Congratulations to five new associates, all from the Edmonton studio! A couple times each year, we assemble across our studios to recognize and celebrate the individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership, dedication to practice, and unwavering commitment to working together

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Congratulations to our New Associates!

Each year at this time we assemble across our studios to recognize and celebrate the individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership, dedication to practice, and unwavering commitment to working together to improve the wellbeing of our communities. Becoming an Associate

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Something Shiny in the Forest – LEED Platinum Certification for BFFSEC

Bill Fisch Forest Stewardship and Education Centre (BFFSEC) located in Whitchurch-Stouffville, ON has successfully achieved its LEED® Certification from CaGBC. The project was awarded an impressive 82 points and has been certified LEED® Platinum under the LEED® Canada NC 2009 rating system. Later this year, the project is

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The Walterdale Bridge, as complicated as it is beautiful

DIALOG has played a pivotal role in the considered erection of Edmonton’s new and very heavy infrastructure puzzle, the Walterdale Bridge. “On this bridge — what the city calls its most complex infrastructure project to date — it’s easier to use analogies. The physics

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This is Edson’s Hospital

Think of a nearby hospital and ask yourself if you could identify the main entrance. Would you know where to go once you pass through the doors? Do you know where to find the elevators? How about which floors connect

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YYC ready for takeoff

Start packing your bags, the new YYC international terminal is officially open to the world. And from the first sketches back in 2007, to the grand opening of Canada’s newest connector hub in fall 2016, DIALOG has been there every

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Connecting our past. Inspiring our future.

ENBRIDGE CENTRE OPENS IN DOWNTOWN EDMONTON. If you only look at Enbridge Centre as an office tower, you’re missing the point. Placemaking is becoming the new norm in Edmonton. Unbeknownst to many, this isn’t a race to the top to

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PIBC Announces 2016 Honourary & Life Members – Congratulations, Norm Hotson!

Norman Hotson, one of the founding principals of DIALOG Vancouver, has been recognized as one of only three people who have received the Honourary Membership designation in BC. The Planning Institute of British Columbia (PIBC) is the professional association of

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DIALOG designed Banff Gondola Terminal has opened its doors to lucky adventurers and the views don’t quit!

  The Banff Gondola Upper Terminal project is located at approximately 2280 m elevation atop Sulphur Mountain in Banff National Park. A popular tourist destination for over 50 years, the existing visitor centre required a substantial renovation to bring the

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It’s all the rage when it comes to Rogers Place

Pinch yourself; it’s real. Rogers Place in downtown Edmonton is open. At 6:00 PM this evening, Edmonton Mayor Don Iveson and Oilers Entertainment Group chairman Daryl Katz officially cut the ribbon welcoming more than 1,000 special guests to explore the

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Green Stamp of Approval for Calgary’s University District!

Calgary’s University District achieves the first LEED-ND v2009 Platinum certification in Canada! The West Campus Development Trust (WCDT) launched a process to undertake the development of a Detailed Master Plan for the University of Calgary’s, 271 acre University District, carrying

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First Steps in the Door: Media Tour through the Royal Alberta Museum

Today marks an exciting milestone for the new Royal Alberta Museum! After breaking ground in February 2014, the project’s construction is almost complete. To celebrate, Neil McFarlane from Alberta Infrastructure hosted a media tour through the RAM’s interior this morning. More

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Illumination Awards Highlight Electrical Team and Edmonton Zoo

In an exciting development for our Electrical team, the Illuminating Engineering Society is acknowledging DIALOG’s lighting design work for the new Edmonton Valley Zoo Entry & Wander – at both the local and international levels. The Illuminating Engineering Society of

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Redefining the Experience from the Top of the World

Come September 2016, the redeveloped Banff Gondola, Upper Terminal will be revealed to over 500,000 travellers overlooking the spectacular Banff National Park. Having designed the lower terminal back in 2010, DIALOG built a solid relationship with the client, Brewster, and

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Keith Robinson “Specifies” the Way Forward as He Brings Home yet another Achievement

Keith Robinson just broke a record that was set before some parts of DIALOG even existed. The Construction Specifications Institute (CSI), an organization based out of the United States, recently awarded Keith the status of Fellow – making him the

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From Beer to Business: the Driving Forces behind Edmonton’s Brewery District

As the Edmonton Brewery District begins to open for service, DIALOG is delighted to see this historic project coming to life, embodying a vision of a historical and urban city. The century-old structures on the site served as a Molson

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Tania Oppedisano: Supporting a Leading Edge of Corporate Culture

On June 21, the Profiles in Diversity Journal announced the 15th annual Women Worth Watching award recipients, including DIALOG’s own Tania Oppedisano. The award seeks to identify, promote, and support women in leadership and the organizations that employ them. Since

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Valley Line Victory

The City of Edmonton is leading the way in the world of sustainable design. On June 3, the City took home the Award for Governmental Leadership in Sustainable Infrastructure, presented by the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (CSCE), in acknowledgement

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Michael Zabinski’s Ambitious Work Now Garnering National Attention

Congratulations are once again in order for Michael Zabinski, who won an award in the category of Student Projects at the recent 2016 National Urban Design Awards. The award comes in recognition of Michael’s Regenerating Rossdale plan, which aims to develop Edmonton’s

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DIALOG and the CSCE Represent the Power of Collaborative Ideals

Four years ago, Jeff DiBattista co-chaired the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering‘s National Conference. This past Friday, June 3, his affiliation with the Society came full circle as he became a Fellow of the CSCE at their Awards for Civil

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DIALOG Celebrates 10 Years of Support for Community Health and Wellbeing

  On Friday May 27th, DIALOG’s Toronto studio hosted clients, colleagues and industry partners for the 10th anniversary of our charity fundraiser in support of community wellbeing. This year, for our 10th anniversary, we also invited guests to join us

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Congratulations to our new Principals and Associates

Each year at this time we assemble across our four Canadian studios to recognize and celebrate the individuals in our firm who have consistently demonstrated their leadership, excellence in technical skills, and who bring an unwavering commitment to working together to improve

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@dialogdesign 14 days ago
As an #urbanist, I stand in awe of everything that happens between one city and the next. Sunrise along the #prairies. #nofilter #DIALOG

@dialogdesign 14 days ago
Is #transit on the path to encounter...: ...untold riches? or ...fairy tale monsters? #DIALOG

@dialogdesign 16 days ago
Engaging stakeholders, #CarltonUniversity students get the perspective of the development industry to inform #RailDeckPark designs. https://www.dialogdesign.ca/open-dialog/carleton-studio-dialog/ #DIALOG #instarepost20

@dialogdesign 16 days ago
#Airports have emerged as key #civic buildings in our era. Nice job @dialogdesign ! If I am to wait, glad it's beautiful. #DIALOG #yyc #instarepost20

@dialogdesign 16 days ago
‪#OpenSpaces improve your #wellbeing. So do social interactions. #Publicrealm in #cities is the intersection of both.‬ ‪https://www.citylab.com/navigator/2017/03/the-transformative-power-of-spending-time-outside/518481/?utm_source=SFTwitter‬ #DIALOG #instarepost20

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#Airports have emerged as key #civic buildings in our era. Nice job @DIALOG ! If I am to wait, glad it's beautiful. #DIALOG #yyc

@aurbanist
17 days ago

RT @AlbertaVenture: @DIALOG Jim Anderson opens up shop in San Francisco https://t.co/0hOg3CxoIF #Dialog #Verbatim https://t.co/w0EywiwxnV

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29 days ago

Want to reduce the energy used by buildings? Make cities denser. https://t.co/9MMANqu4j1 @voxdotcom #DIALOG

@ttruyens
1 month ago

Stepping up #YEG's river valley access with the FUNicular! #yegfunicular #dialog #exploreedmonton https://t.co/is6MlkJ9hO

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1 month ago

Here's just one reason #DIALOG is proud to support @BreakfastCanada #forthekids #BreakfastClubCanada - find more at… https://t.co/XDk6Rdqdre

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Here's just one reason #DIALOG is proud to support @BreakfastCanada #forthekids #BreakfastClubCanada - find more at… https://t.co/MvnhjGIU1p

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@DIALOG structural team at #GeorgeThird Measuring the Shipyards project steel sections #Dialog @georgethird1 https://t.co/HWLpuVpCOU

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3 months ago

Here's just one reason #DIALOG is proud to support @BreakfastCanada #forthekids #BreakfastClubCanada - find more at… https://t.co/7amxNTw9Tp

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3 months ago

If you are in #Brandon tomorrow, join the @BrandonUni #campusplan conversation: https://t.co/sLdAfzzGyZ #DIALOG

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3 months ago

About to catch the elusive #DIALOG #Pikachu #HappyHalloween https://t.co/laeSvqvSsC

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4 months ago