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MAA e-Bulletin October 2013 No.1 Every building has an Architect. Investors Group Field | Architect: Raymond SC Wan.

Every building has an Architect. Investors Group Field | Architect: Raymond SC Wan.

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Call for Presenters: RAIC / MAA Festival of Architecture 2014

The deadline for proposals is Oct. 31, 2013.

The Manitoba Association of Architects and RAIC invite submissions for Continuing Education presentations for the 2014 Festival of Architecture themed The Next Century - Go Flat Out, being held from May 28-31 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. All members are encouraged to forward this email to any colleague who may be interested in submitting a proposal.

For details: http://www.raic.org/raic/festival/2014/2014-call-for-presenters_e.pdf

Storefront Manitoba

StorefrontMB is please to announce the lanuch of our new website http://www.storefrontmb.ca. The new website is home to all StorefrontMB information including in-depth descriptions of all StorefrontMB's extensive programming and events.

http://www.storefrontmb.ca

Commerce Design Winnipeg

Deadline: December 12, 2013

The Commerce Design Winnipeg contest rewards Winnipeg merchants for the exceptional quality of the interior and exterior design of their businesses and highlights the talents of Manitoba designers. Every year it will honor merchants who have called upon qualified design professionals to help them design or renovate their business premises.

Go to http://www.commercedesignwinnipeg.ca for more details and submission forms.

Request for Proposals

Date closing 2013/10/21

Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) is inviting architectural firms with a team of sub-consultants which may include cost specialists, mechanical, electrical, structural and civil engineering expertise to submit proposals for Standing Offers.

The selected consultants shall provide a range of design and site review services during construction, as well as investigation and recommendation reports, as identified in the Required Services section of the Request for Standing Offer (RFSO) document, for building projects in the Western Region, excluding Comprehensive Land Claim Areas and the Northwest Territories.

https://buyandsell.gc.ca/procurement-data/tender-notice/PW-PWU-909-9934

AIR BARRIER SEMINAR

OCTOBER 16, 2013 3:00 PM

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT AIR BARRIERS; RYAN DALGLEISH, CEO, ABAA

  • Understand Air Barriers in relation to the building enclosure
  • Performance requirements of Air Barrier materials, assemblies and systems
  • Understand recent changes in building code requirements and gain knowledge in market forces driving energy efficient buildings

TESTED, WARRANTED AIR BARRIER SYSTEM; MARCY TYLER, VICE CHAIR, ABAA

  • Connectivity and compatibility of building envelope products
  • Transfer of risk in these critical areas

Wearing Williams LTD. 770 Century St., (the annex just south of our main office).

To Register, please call: 204.786.8881

ON_THE_BOARDS

SELECT SECOND THURSDAYS OF THE MONTH

ON_THE_BOARDS is an initiative of STOREFRONT_MANITOBA aimed at strengthening the design community through comradery, sharing, discussion and critique of work among peers. Architects, Landscape Architects, Interior Designers and Planners are encouraged to take part. Hosting is voluntary, rotating through professional offices.

If you have a project in an early stage and are interested in presenting, or hosting, contact OTB: ontheboardsMB@gmail.com t:204.480.8421

About the e-Bulletin

The e-Bulletin is published semi-monthly as an informational resource to members of the Manitoba Association of Architects. Send your events and notices directly to Jason Robbins (jasonrobbins@shaw.ca). As well, if you would like to submit an image for the Every building has an Architect series, you can send them directly to Jason Robbins. Include all applicable credits including architect and photo; images should be 800px x 600px or less.

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