Author: Greg Devine

Montreal Real Estate Market On Fire

Montreal’s real estate market hit a 10-year high, with total sales increasing eight percent on the island of Montreal and exceeding 20 per cent in five of the city’s boroughs. Montreal even beat out Toronto and Vancouver, the first time since 1998. Condo sales powered most of the growth, with more than 14,000 condos changing... Read more »

Toronto – Denser Than Brooklyn?

Though some might pretend Toronto is similar to Brooklyn, there are still some notable differences, especially when it comes to densification. According to a recent study by the Fraser Institute, Toronto ranks 19th among a list of high-income, international cities. Toronto has 4,457 inhabitants per square kilometre, while London and New York has just over... Read more »

ARA Engineering Joins McIntosh Perry

ARA Engineering Joins McIntosh Perry  National engineering firm expands infrastructure engineering capabilities in Western Canada with addition of Alberta-based ARA Engineering TORONTO, ON – January 10th, 2018 – McIntosh Perry Consulting Engineers Ltd. (McIntosh Perry) is pleased to announce that it has acquired ARA Engineering Ltd. (ARA), a provider of transportation infrastructure engineering consulting services... Read more »

New Water System for Orphanage in Kenya

In December 2017, we partnered with an orphanage and boarding school in Kenya to install a new water supply system. The facility is located on the outskirts of the City of Eldoret in northwest Kenya. The municipal water supply serves the facility, but service was intermittent at best, and  during the dry season, no water... Read more »

Lessons Learned: Solar Projects Present Unique Stormwater Management Challenges

Jason Sharp, Adam O’Connor and Mark Priddle contributed an article to Environmental Science & Engineering Magazine titled “Lessons Learned: Solar Projects Present Unique Stormwater Management Challanges”. To read the article online, please visit here. To download a copy of the article, please visit click SWM 2017 ESE Dec Issue Ask for a free proposal for your... Read more »

ACMO/CCI-T Condominium Conference Wrap-up

  Jon Juffs, Director, Condominium/Strata Group, talks about the importance of attending the annual condo conference. Ask for a free proposal for your next project today. Call toll free 1-888-348-8991. CONTACT US ONLINE

Montreal Construction Boom

Buoyed by a strong economy,  developers in Montreal are investing billions into new developments, including condominiums and office complexes, according to a recent article.  While modest in comparison to the Toronto and Vancouver markets, La métropole has 150 cranes dotting the city skyline, representing $25B of investment. Notable new projects include a 55-storey glass building that... Read more »

Thousands of Ontario Workers Exposed to Cancer-Causing Hazards

A new report from the Occupational Cancer Research Centre (ORC) and Cancer Care Ontario might have every worker in Ontario calling in a sick day. According to the report, thousands of Ontario workers are exposed to cancer-causing hazards in the workplace, including asbestos, silica, ultraviolet radiation and diesel engine exhaust. Burden of Occupational Cancer in... Read more »

Contech Montreal

McIntosh Perry will be at Contech Montreal at the Palais des Congres de Montreal from November 16 to 17. Stop by booth 228 to discuss how our engineering and project management experience and expertise can help you with your next project. To register for the event, please visit here. To receive a free proposal for... Read more »

ACMO / CCI-T Condominium Conference

McIntosh Perry will be at the ACMO / CCI-T Condominium Conference on at the Toronto Congress Centre from November 10 to the 11. Stop by booth 112 to discuss our range of services for the condo industry, including reserve fund studies, performance audits, project management for parking garages, balconies, roofs and windows, and mould assessments.... Read more »