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© Parkin Architects Ltd. | Designing Functional Laboratory Spaces

Designing Functional Laboratory Spaces

Parkin Principal and Lab Expert, David Driscoll, speaks about designing functional laboratory spaces in Parkin’s current YouTube video “Designing Functional Laboratory Spaces”.  David’s expertise allows him to speak about:

  • Designing Functional and Flexible Lab Buildings
  • Creating Collaborative Spaces
  • Collison Spaces
  • Energy Efficient Labs
  • Creating Green Laboratory Spaces
  • Accessible Services

Related to this topic is the current blog to which David contributed: “8 Considerations for Modern Laboratory Design”.

For a glimpse of Parkin’s current Lab video, please click here.

© Parkin Architects Ltd. | Infrastructure Ontario (IO) Announces Teams Prequalified for South Niagara Hospital

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) Announces Teams Prequalified for South Niagara Hospital

Parkin is pleased to announce that our team is one of three short-listed by IO and Niagara Health for the New South Niagara Hospital.  We are excited to be working with EllisDon Corporation on another Design, Build, Finance and Maintain pursuit.  The prequalified list of teams, naming their prime team members, was announced by IO on July 21, 2021. Teams were prequalified based on
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© Parkin Architects Ltd. | Transparency and Collaboration

Transparency and Collaboration

As the Principal leading the Science and Technology design group at Parkin, David Driscoll provides his expertise on Transparency and Collaboration and how they are key to the Design of Science Education Spaces. His expertise is featured in Learning by Design magazine, summer 2021 edition. David discusses how a science facility should be technically functional and efficient, flexible
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© Parkin Architects Ltd. | Parkin to participate in CHES 2021 Conference

Parkin to participate in CHES 2021 Conference

Robin Snell, Parkin Director and Chair of CSA Z8003 will be a guest speaker at the 41st Annual Conference of CHES (the Canadian Healthcare Engineering Society) National Virtual Conference. Robin will be speaking with Cliff Harvey, Vice Chair of CSA Z8003.  Their session will be listed under Track 8C on Wednesday, September 29, 2021 at
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© Parkin Architects Ltd. | AWMAC Ontario Winners: Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre

AWMAC Ontario Winners: Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre

Parkin congratulates Woodlogix Interiors Inc. for receiving the Guarantee & Inspection Service (GIS) from the Architectural Woodwork Manufacturers Association of Canada (AWMAC) for its work on the Stem Cell Transplant Unit at Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre at Hamilton Health Sciences. The Centre is one of just three such facilities providing all forms of stem cell transplants to adult cancer patients in Ontario. As Prime Consultant, Parkin was
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© Parkin Architects Ltd. | Progress at Bayers Lake

Progress at Bayers Lake

The Bayers Lake QEII Community Outpatient Centre will offer several services that do not require a hospital setting. Those potential services may include an initial visit with a specialist, post-surgery or post-treatment follow-up, blood collection, and X-rays. 100% Contract Documents was issued on June 21, 2021. Substantial completion is scheduled for August 2023. The new Community Outpatient Centre will include: QEII
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