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Scarborough Subway Extension Inches Closer To Reality

Extension of TTC Line 2 subway to Scarborough Centre
March 29, 2017 9:52 am | by Robert Mackenzie | Comments
Rob Ford would be happy to know that Scarborough is a bit closer to getting "what it deserves", since Toronto City Council has again voted to proceed with a subway to Scarborough Centre. (The late ... read more

UTSC Environmental Science & Chemistry Catching Attention

UTSC Environmental Science & Chemistry, Diamond Schmitt Architects, EllisDon
January 13, 2015 1:06 pm | by Nicolas Arnaud-Goddet | Comments
U of T Scarborough Campus' growth over the past few years has translated into the construction of several new buildings adding more classrooms, office spaces, labs, etc. While most of the campus ... read more

Athletes at Home in Toronto's 2015 Pan Am Games Aquatics Centre

2015 Pan American/Parapan American Games, Norr Architects
September 10, 2014 11:00 am | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
The Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre (TPASC) located at the University of Toronto Scarborough campus began operating this week. Under the official name “CIBC Pan Am/Parapan Aquatics Centre and ... read more

The Academy Condo At UTSC Launches Tomorrow

The Academy Condos, LeMine Investment Group, Devron Development, UTSC
June 20, 2014 1:20 pm | by Salena Barry | Comments
LeMine and Devron's The Academy Condos is set to launch noon tomorrow at their presentation centre at 4679 Yonge Street near Sheppard. The condos situated at Morningside and Ellesmere aptly allude ... read more

UTSC Groundbreaking for Environmental Sci and Chem Building

University of Toronto, Environmental Science and Chemistry Building
October 10, 2013 3:50 pm | by Luca Campacci | Comments
The University of Toronto Scarborough broke ground on October 8, 2013 for a new technologically advanced Environmental Science and Chemistry Building. The new building designed by Diamond Schmitt ... read more

Pan Am Games Venues On Track As 2-Year Countdown Starts

Pan Am/Parapan Am Aquatics Centre and Field House, NORR Architects, J Rosenberg
July 10, 2013 2:45 pm | by Brandon Leal | Comments
As of today, the largest sports event in the city's history is just two years away. On July 10 2015, Toronto and Southern Ontario will welcome 7,000 athletes to the 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games. ... read more

2012 Pug Awards Announced

83 Redpath condos Toronto, image courtesy of &Co Architects
June 14, 2012 7:55 pm | by Nigel Terpstra | Comments
The 2012 Pug Awards were handed out on June 13 in an auditorium at the tiff/Bell Lightbox, last year's winning Commercial/Institutional location. The awards, which measure the public reception of ... read more

Diamond Schmitt Amongst The World's Largest Architectural Firms

Testing LEDs at Diamond Schmitt's Ryerson Image Centre, Toronto
January 25, 2012 2:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Building Design, a UK-based journal, has released their 2012 ranking of the top 100 architectural firms, and Toronto's Diamond Schmitt Architects has made it to the list. The journal crunched the ... read more

Poll: Favourite New Post-Secondary Education Building or Expansion

University of Toronto, detail, by Tomms
December 27, 2011 8:00 am | by Editor | Comments
It's been quite a good year for new academic buildings in the GTA though, so we think it's worth calling them to mind again. Let us know what you liked best at colleges and universities ... read more

Post-Secondary Students Return to Growing Campuses

Algonquin Centre for Construction Excellence, Ottawa, by Diamond + Schmitt
September 12, 2011 3:34 pm | by Craig White | Comments
As classes get underway at colleges and universities around Ontario for the 2011-2012 school year, many students are returning to campuses that have recently opened beautiful new facilities meant ... read more

Doors Open 2010: U of T Scarborough Campus

U of T Scarborough campus, Toronto
May 27, 2010 12:01 pm | by Craig White | Comments
University campuses include some of the most interesting buildings across the GTA, and over the years many of them have been included on Doors Open. This year, one might be curious about the new ... read more