© Parkin Architects Ltd. | Parkin Photography Challenge

Parkin Photography Challenge

Parkin announces the winners of its in-house Architectural Photography Challenge. It intent was to allow our highly creative staff to share and compete with their architectural photography inspirations. Participants selected themes in which to capture and tell a story through architecture. The responses were incredibly imaginative. After a total of 85 votes, these are the
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© Parkin Architects Ltd. | International Association of People-Environment Studies (IAPS)

International Association of People-Environment Studies (IAPS)

Parkin Director, Robert Boraks, has been invited to speak about the evolution of youth incarceration at the IAPS 26th annual conference. Originally scheduled to take place in Quebec City—for the first time ever in North America—it will be held  on-line, June 21–25, 2020, due to the pandemic. ABOUT IAPS Formed officially in 1981, but with
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© Parkin Architects Ltd. | Canada’s First Virtual Pediatric Emergency Room

Canada’s First Virtual Pediatric Emergency Room

During this unprecedented crisis, it has been reported that patients have been refraining from visiting hospital emergency rooms (ERs). The Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) has responded to this noted fact by providing a temporary pediatric ER. Parkin designed an emergency ambulatory respiratory clinic―referred to as an FRI (Frequent Respiratory Infections clinic―in a recently
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© Parkin Architects Ltd. | Parkin Messages

Parkin Messages

Standing together as a united front, our Parkin family reach out with messages to the world during this unprecedented time of crisis. We will continue to monitor the situation and take the steps necessary to operate at the same level of support and service delivery. As always, we are available at any time to discuss
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© Parkin Architects Ltd. | Canadian Architect Reports on COVID-19: Portable Virus Testing Centre (PVTC)

Canadian Architect Reports on COVID-19: Portable Virus Testing Centre (PVTC)

Since early April, the PVTC team: WZMH Architects; Quasar Consulting Group; Loring Consulting Engineers Inc; Stephenson Engineering Ltd; PCL Construction; Camillion Corp; Microsoft; and Parkin Architects Limited, (with additional support from suppliers) have been working diligently on the design of the portable testing centre. Expected to go into production soon, the units are designed for
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