Blog

  • The Partnership is pleased to welcome Bob Stirling as an Associate with GEC.

    Bob has been a key component of GEC’s transportation projects and brings a wealth of leadership and experience to the GEC team. Bob Stirling Associate Since 2005, Bob has played critical roles in some of GEC’s most well-known...

  • This past Monday, October 31 was the much anticipated unveiling of the largest expansion project in YYC history, with the opening of the new International Terminal Building. This event also revealed one of GEC's latest collaborations with YYC: the YYC LINK & passenger shuttle system, a 700m long multi-modal airside...

  • We are thrilled to see the West Block progressing! And we are very excited to keep working with Beaverbrook Communities and InHouse to make this transformational project a reality. The new development in Glenora aims to be a luxury, high-rise condo and retail development to create a vibrant, walkable urban environment in...

  • Capital Region Housing is setting the bar high with the new Londonderry Housing Pilot project in Edmonton. The new development will include 240 new units consisting of an even mix of market-rate, affordable (20 percent under market), and social housing units. The development aims...

  • The Town of Hinton will host an open house on October 27th to discuss the revitalization of the Hinton Recreation Centre. Part of a 10-year strategic plan addressing the Centre’s future use, GEC Architecture is working with the town and ISL Engineering Services to advance the design concept for the new expansion....

  • With the recent opening of the new Remington YMCA in Calgary, David Parker took a look at a history of other projects in our recreation profile.  From the Olympic Oval and Saddledome to CalgaryNEXT and the Remington YMCA,  the article provides an overview of some of GEC's regional and community recreation...

  • As the largest wood roof in North America, the design of the Rocky Ridge roof required a dedicated and innovative team to make it a success. The team, including PCL Construction Management, RJC Consulting Engineers, ISL Engineering, and us, GEC, will be sharing our collaborative experiences of our journey from early hand...

  • This week marks St. Mary’s 30th year as an important post-secondary institution in Alberta. The GEC team was on site to celebrate the University’s milestone and to unveil the new Heritage Centre.

    The Heritage Centre supports St. Mary's continued expansion, and will provide instructors and students with flexible...

  • This past weekend, the GEC team was on site to join in the grand opening festivities at the Remington YMCA (Quarry Park Recreation Facility) in southeast Calgary. Previously an industrial area, Quarry Park is being transformed into an office park and residential community. The new facility is part of this transformation...

  • Thanks Mayor Sorensen for the shout out! We are thrilled to be part of the team and look forward to working on this exciting project! We've done a lot of work on the design, feasbility, and sustainability of the project and can't wait to make it a reality.

    If you're that kind of person interested in details and...