Edmonton’s Mechanized River Valley Access receives a National Urban Design Award of Excellence

Edmonton’s Mechanized River Valley Access project, also known as 100 Street Funicular, has received a National Urban Design Award of Excellence for Civic Design! The one-of-a-kind urban infrastructure project connects Edmonton’s downtown and the steep bank of the North Saskatchewan

Edmonton’s Mechanized River Valley Access receives a National Urban Design Award of Excellence

Edmonton’s Mechanized River Valley Access project, also known as 100 Street Funicular, has received a National Urban Design Award of Excellence for Civic Design! The one-of-a-kind urban infrastructure project connects Edmonton’s downtown and the steep bank of the North Saskatchewan

Waterfront plan wins ‘Reach Out’ Brownie Award!

  “The Brownie Awards recognize the builders, innovators and visionaries who are dedicated to the rehabilitation of brownfield sites that were once contaminated, under-utilized and undeveloped into productive residential and commercial projects that contribute to the growth of healthy communities

DIALOG recognized for elevating the business of architecture in Alberta

We’re excited to share that our Iris Prize internal scholarship program was recognized by Consulting Architects of Alberta (CAA) as a notable effort to elevate the business of architecture. Now in its third year, the CAA Business Awards program was established to

Edmonton Urban Design Awards recognizes DIALOG-designed river valley project

Mechanized River Valley Access, one of the most unique places in Edmonton’s river valley, has been recognized with an Edmonton Urban Design Award. Known widely as 100 Street Funicular, the project received an Award of Excellence in the Civic Design

Royal Alberta Museum and Mechanized River Valley Access Recognized Nationally for Engineering Excellence

Two Edmonton-based projects, designed by DIALOG, were recognized by the Canadian Consulting Engineers with Awards of Excellence. The Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards represent the highest honours for excellence in consulting engineering in Canada. The awards are a joint program of the

International Architecture Awards recognizes two DIALOG projects

Two DIALOG projects are in great company among the winners of this year’s International Architecture Awards! The only Canadian project that was awarded this year is the Edmonton Funicular, which is recognized in the Bridges and Infrastructure category. Crosstown Concourse,

Steven Oosterhof recognized with national CSCE Young Professional Engineer Award

Steven Oosterhof, a structural engineer and principal in our Edmonton studio, has been recognized by the Canadian Society of Civil Engineers (CSCE) with a national award. Steven was awarded the Young Professional Engineer Award, a well-deserved recognition of his outstanding

Four Alberta Projects Recognized for Steel Design Excellence

The Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC) Design Awards recognizes innovation in steel design and construction across Canada. We’re very proud to share that four of the seven award-winning Alberta Chapter projects are DIALOG projects! Walterdale Bridge – Bridges Award

Donna Clare inducted into the City of Edmonton Hall of Fame

We are so proud to share the news that Donna Clare, DIALOG principal and architect, has been inducted into the City of Edmonton Arts and Culture Hall of Fame as an Artist/Builder! Fittingly, this well-deserved recognition was celebrated at a

UBC Campus Energy Centre wins RAIC CaGBC Green Building Award of Excellence

We’re so proud to announce The University of British Columbia Campus Energy Centre has won a RAIC CaGBC Green Building Award of Excellence! A utilitarian building doesn’t have to be ugly, and it doesn’t have to turn a blind eye

DIALOG Recognized as One of Canada’s Greenest Employers

Kermit the Frog was right: It’s not easy bein’ green. But we know it’s worth it. We’re proud to say that we’ve been recognized again as one of Canada’s Greenest Employers! Now in its 12th year, Canada’s Greenest Employers is an editorial competition

Alberta teams recognized at CEA Showcase Awards

Structural, mechanical and electrical engineers from our Edmonton and Calgary studios were recognized at the annual Consulting Engineers of Alberta (CEA) Showcase Awards. They were excited to bring home some awards, including a really special award that recognizes distinguished young

Wellness in focus: DIALOG named one of Alberta’s top employers

We all know it, and now all Alberta knows it. DIALOG is a great place to work! For the second year in a row, DIALOG has been named one of the province’s 75 top employers. This year’s competition focused on

Royal Alberta Museum Recognized for Excellence in Green Building

Royal Alberta Museum received the Excellence in Green Building – New Construction award from CaGBC’s Alberta Chapter!  The CaGBC Leadership Awards program recognizes individuals and organizations who have made a significant contribution to the CaGBC’s mission and goals in advancing green building

Jill Robertson among Edmonton’s best and brightest young leaders

Every year, Avenue Magazine publishes their highly anticipated list of Edmonton’s Top 40 Under 40. Each cohort is a cross-section of the young movers and shakers around the city that are making Edmonton a more vibrant, livable, healthy, and generally awesome

Royal Alberta Museum Recognized for Design-Build and Concrete Excellence

Royal Alberta Museum opened its doors to visitors this month, but the building itself has been admired by the construction industry for months. DIALOG has recently been honoured to receive two awards in recognition of our collaborative design-build process and

Edmonton Brewery District recognized at ICSC Canadian Shopping Centre Awards

Edmonton Brewery District brought home silver in the New Development category at this year’s ICSC Canadian Shopping Centre Awards! The innovative shopping centre in Edmonton’s densest residential neighbourhood offers a wide variety of shops and services within walking distance. What

Kennedale Eco Station awarded National Green Building Excellence Award

DIALOG’s sustainable design for Edmonton’s Kennedale Eco Station first won a CaGBC Alberta chapter award for Excellence in Green Building, and now it has been recognized on the national stage! CaGBC’s annual Leadership Awards recognize individuals and organizations that show outstanding

Janice Liebe and Antonio Gomez-Palacio named 2018 RAIC Fellows

Congratulations to DIALOG’s Janice Liebe and Antionio Gomez-Palacio on receiving Fellowship from RAIC!  The College of Fellows of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) bestows Fellowship to RAIC members in recognition of outstanding achievement. Criteria includes design excellence, exceptional scholarly contribution,

UBC Campus Energy Centre wins Canadian Green Building Award

Climate change is heightening our anxieties. In response, there are designers who are making bold moves to shift our ideas about material uses and design decisions. These choices to communicate care in construction have become an artform…. The Canadian Green

Mechanized River Valley Access Nominated for Mayor’s Award for Accessibility

DIALOG’s Mechanized River Access project was nominated for the City of Edmonton Mayor’s Awards under the Accessible Homes and Buildings – Non Residential category! Though we didn’t end up receiving the award, it’s an honour to be recognized for our

Ladysmith Waterfront Area Plan wins Gold Award for Excellence in Policy Planning

The Planning Institute of British Columbia (PIBC) has announced 2018’s honorees for the finest examples of professional planning work in British Columbia and the Yukon. The Ladysmith Waterfront Area Plan, situated on the unceded territory of the Stz’uminus First Nation

Crosstown Concourse wins Congress of New Urbanism’s Grand Prize

The Congress for the New Urbanism (CNU) has announced the winners of its 17th annual Charter Awards, and have celebrated Crosstown Concourse with this year’s Grand Prize. The CNU celebrates projects that make a difference in people’s lives. They celebrate projects

Michael Evamy Scholarship awarded to Valeria Nuyanzina to explore memory and meaning in architecture

How can architects and designers help communities understand and identify their complex cultural layers and narratives? Valeria Nuyanzina, a Masters of Architecture student at McGill University, has been awarded $5,000 to find out. Nuyanzina’s research proposal entitled Stitched Imprints of

UBC Campus Energy Centre Wins AIBC Lieutenant-Governor Award of Merit

The Architectural Institute of British Columbia announced their 2018 Lieutenant-Governor Award recipients last night. DIALOG’s UBC Campus Energy Centre, receiving an Award of Merit, was amongst 13 buildings celebrated.  In 2007, the University of British Columbia, a global leader in