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Stefan Aepli receives 2017 AIBC CEO Award for Exceptional Volunteer Service

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We are proud to announce that Principal and Partner Stefan Aepli has been awarded the AIBC 2017 CEO Award for Exceptional Volunteer Service. The award recognizes AIBC volunteers who dedicate countless hours to a variety of activities that strengthen the organization’s mandate. Stefan’s involvement with professional registration, qualifications, licensing and mentorship have contributed to theREAD POST >

Intermediate Architectural Graduate

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We are looking for an intermediate level Architect to join our firm. We work in a studio environment as collaborative teams with individuals taking responsibility for projects from design to completion. The ideal candidates should be familiar with or proficient in Revit and AutoCad. A minimum of 5-10 years post graduate experience is required, withREAD POST >

West Village Park and District Energy Utility breaks ground

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Francl Architecture was in attendance for the ground breaking ceremony of the City of Surrey’s new West Village Park and District Energy Centre. The project, located at 10357 133 Street, will be a significant contribution to the City’s sustainability goals. As the City’s first permanent district energy facility, it will supply the nearby West VillageREAD POST >

Terrace House featured on ArchDaily

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Vancouver’s newest tall wood building will be the world’s tallest hybrid timber building. Designed by Shigeru Ban Architects, Terrace House will be located in Vancouver’s Coal Harbour and is adjacent to the Evergreen Building, designed by Arthure Erickson. Francl Architecture is proud to collaborate on this project as Architect of Record. To learn more aboutREAD POST >

Crosstown Elementary School featured in Award Magazine

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Our most recent education project, Crosstown Elementary School, is near completion and ready for students. A new article in Award Magazine’s February issue highlights the challenges of adding a four-storey structure over an existing parkade, adjacent to a 30-storey residential tower. Alvin Martin, the school’s project manager, discusses our design solutions for the Vancouver School Board’sREAD POST >

Careers

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We are always interested to hear from engaging and talented individuals. Feel free to send your CV, a work sample and / or links to your online portfolio to office@franclarchitecture.com. For current / recent job postings, please check the AIBC Classifieds section or our LinkedIn page.

World’s Tallest Hybrid Timber Building

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Our office is teaming up with internationally renowned Japanese architect Shigeru Ban to build the world’s tallest hybrid timber building. Located at 1255 West Pender Street, this 19-storey mixed-use building will sit in between the existing Palladio and famous Evergreen Building (designed by the late Arthur Erickson). All wood will be locally sourced from BritishREAD POST >

Summer Softball 2016

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Seven games and forty-nine innings later, our architectural softball season is coming to a close! Only one final tournament left at the end of August before we pack it in until next summer. Thank you to everyone who came out to play, socialize, and enjoy some friendly competition. And a special thanks to those who helpREAD POST >

YVR AOB: WAN Awards Infrastructure

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The World Architecture News Awards is the world’s largest awards programme in international architecture and we are excited to submit the Airside Operations Building in the infrastructure category.  This award seeks to identify and reward ideas that bring solutions to vital infrastructure schemes that have overcome key challenges and/or has pushed the boundaries for theREAD POST >