Luc Nugent | Return of the Associate

COLE+Associates Architects Inc. welcomes Luc Nugent back to the team! Luc originally joined our team in 1995, bringing his passion for detailing and technical innovation at a transition point for our industry and our firm. Throughout his 22 years of experience, he has been part of a wide range of project typologies, delivery models and project team strategies. Each project hasrepresented a new set of variables and constraints to be assessed, integrated with programming, budget … Continue reading

New Pembroke Fire Station

            Project Description The Pembroke Fire Station is a design-build project that provides a new facility for the Pembroke Fire Department. Located at International Drive and Upper Valley Road in Pembroke, ON , this LEED Silver equivalent building will house an apparatus room with five fire truck bays, two dormitories, a lounge, office space and reception, as well as space for training and gym equipment. The design includes durable and … Continue reading

David Cole | 2016 RAIC Fellowship

COLE+Associates is pleased to announce the recent recognition of David Cole for his outstanding architectural achievements and work in the National Capital Region – earning him an induction into the College of Fellows of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (FRAIC). The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada is the leading voice for excellence in the built environment in Canada. Representing about 5,000 members, the RAIC advocates for excellence, works to demonstrate how design enhances the … Continue reading

LEED Gold Targeted for the ARC!

It is with great pleasure to announce that the ARC (Advanced Research Complex) at the University of Ottawa is now targeting LEED Gold Certification! Check out our updated diagram for energy performance and other sustainable features. An article for some behind the scenes at the ARC can be found here: http://thefulcrum.ca/news/fulcrum-goes-behind-scenes-arc/  

Inside the ARC

If you’re strolling down King Edward Avenue, you won’t miss the spectacular glass lobby of the new $70-million Advanced Research Complex of Ottawa University. It’s Grand Opening, held inside this glazed light-filled lobby on Tuesday, September 30th 2014, brought together scholars, professors, scientists, members of the provincial and federal government as well as the architects, engineers and technicians that made this building a reality. Mona Nemer, vice-president of research at the U of O, led … Continue reading

C+A announces collaboration with world-renowned architect Douglas J. Cardinal

COLE+Associates are pleased to announce our recent collaboration with world-renowned architect Douglas J. Cardinal.   C+A, and the DJC team are working together on the schematic design for the highly anticipated re-launch of the Canadian History Hall at the Canadian Museum of History. Our efforts together will bring a new dimension to this world-class facility, and ensure interest, enthusiasm and integrity for many years to come. Congratulations to all those involved in this project!  We are … Continue reading