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April 2018

Parkin Launches 3D Print Challenge #3

Parkin has been using 3D printing as part of the interactive design process with its clients.  To encourage our staff to become more adept with the new technology, we launched our third 3D Print Challenge today.  The competition involves the selection of a building; preferable a Parkin-designed building and creating a 3D massing model of
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Penticton Regional Hospital (PRH) – Progress Report

Construction at PRH is still progressing very quickly.  With only seven months left to occupancy, all the trades are working in unison.  Exterior metal framing and sheathing is nearly complete on all levels. The Level 1 Interior finishes are under way.  The roof system is being installed on Level 8, and mechanical and electrical installations
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Parkin and SickKids Broke New Ground in Paediatric Patient Care

Eighteen years ago, Parkin and SickKids broke new ground in paediatric patient care, when the hospital needed to invest in an Image Guided Therapy suite to provide diagnostic treatments in an OR setting. Collaborative and creative efforts led to an addition designed to accommodate the spacial needs of the then-state-of-the-art equipment. This year, Parkin refreshed
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