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A paradigm shift Today, construction accounts for nearly 40% of carbon emissions[1]. Add to that growing concerns about climate change and rising energy prices and you’ll find an industry in need of a paradigm shift. But, daunting as they are, these facts also represent an unparalleled...

Cities used to grow by accident. A settlement where two rivers converge or where the farmland was particularly rich. Take Montreal, which celebrates its 375th anniversary this year. It began as a fur trading post and as roads, houses and neighborhoods were added, it organically...

What really goes into calculating the cost of a real estate construction project? We spoke to Adamo Laboni, MONTONI estimator and project manager, to find out. What is the first step to estimating a project? We always start by understanding our client’s needs. Every detail impacts the...

Artificial intelligence is all around us: in our phones, our computers, and increasingly on the roads and in our homes. Billions of dollars are flowing to companies furiously working to develop the first truly creative, independent AI. For design and real estate construction these changes...