Sustainable Design

Associated practices a collaborative design process. We use an integrated, synergistic approach, considering all phases of the overall project life-cycle, aimed at achieving demonstrable optimal management of energy, environmental, human, waste, and water assets during design, construction, and operation. Sustainable design is not a discipline on its own, but rather a common practice with thoughtful, creative, and innovative engineering that crosses all disciplines.  Across Associated, staff members share ideas to meet and overcome current and future challenges. We promote economic, environmental, and social sustainability on all our projects. We collaborate with our clients to develop sustainable plans and designs.

additional resources

Net Zero Design - Mitigating Climate Change

 What is net zero design and why is it important?

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Reaching the tipping point of performancebased building design

Imagine a building that uses no more energy than the landscape that surrounds it.

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Sustainable engineering integration helps mitigate climate change

The climate is changing. It is no longer a discussion of a future event, as we are already seeing the impacts of climate change on communities globally today.

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clients

McLennan Design

Metro Vancouver

Yarrow EcoVillage

career opportunities

Mechanical Engineer (Intermediate)