2018 AIA COTE Top Ten Awards Announced

April 20, 2018

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the Committee on the Environment (COTE) have announced the 2018 winners for the COTE Top Ten Awards. The COTE Awards annually recognize ten innovative projects for both their excellence in design and environmental performance. COTE utilizes building performance metrics and post-occupancy data to guide its awarding criteria. This…

Austin Central Library

Austin Central Library Receives 2018 AIA/ALA Library Building Award

April 18, 2018

Congratulations to Lake | Flato and Shepley Bulfinch whose new Austin Central Library project was one of six libraries to receive the 2018 AIA/ALA Library Building Award for excellence in architectural design from the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the American Library Association (ALA). The six libraries awarded reflect new trends in library design that focuses…

Ali Nazari Appointed Adjunct Professor at UBC High Performance Buildings Program

April 13, 2018

We are proud to announce that Ali Nazari, Principal and Energy & Sustainability Director of Canada, was recently appointed as an adjunct professor at the University of British Columbia (UBC) in the Master of Engineering Leadership (MEL) program in High Performance Buildings. The Master of Engineering Leadership program at UBC is a new degree offering…

The Arbour

The Arbour: Ontario’s First Tall Wood, Low Carbon Institutional Building

April 11, 2018

Integral Group is excited to announce that our Toronto studio is part of the winning team that has been selected to design The Arbour, a state-of-the-art educational facility set to be situated on the George Brown College campus in Toronto, Ontario. Our studio will deliver mechanical, electrical, energy modeling and LEED consulting for this leading…

Nothing Beats Zero

Webinar | Nothing Beats Zero – Updates on the Trends and Projects Getting to Zero Energy

March 30, 2018

Integral Group Principal and Zero Net Energy thought leader, John Andary, participated in New Building Institute (NBI)‘s webinar on Thursday, March 6, 2018: NOTHING BEATS ZERO – UPDATES ON THE TRENDS AND PROJECTS THAT ARE GETTING TO ZERO ENERGY Zero energy (ZE) buildings are a tiny part of the market but their growth trend is steep and…

Andy Reilman Promoted to Managing Principal

Andy Reilman Promoted to Managing Principal, Integral Group, Los Angeles Office

March 27, 2018

Integral Group is pleased to announce that Andrew Reilman, PE, LEED AP BD+C, HPDP has been promoted to Managing Principal of its Los Angeles office. Andy is a mechanical engineer with more than seventeen years of experience in the professional consulting engineering industry, and has been instrumental in Integral Group’s rapid growth delivering deep green…

Transformative Urban Lighting Featured in Design Quarterly

March 14, 2018

Integral Group Associate, Ellie Niakan was a featured author in Design Quarterly‘s latest issue. In her piece Transformative Urban Lighting: When Beauty Becomes a Necessity, Ellie explores how urban design is informed by lighting design choices to create communities that are connected, inviting, as well as safe both day and night. Read Ellie’s full article here…

Future Leading London Workplace, 150 Holborn Receives Planning Permission

Elementa are pleased to announce that 150 Holborn, a new 185,000 sq ft mixed-use scheme located in the London Borough of Camden, has received planning permission and includes Elementa as part of the design team. Sat adjacent to Chancery Lane tube station and next door to the grade two listed Victorian gothic Prudential building, the…

International Womens Day

Integral Group Celebrates International Women’s Day

March 8, 2018

Integral Group is proud to be a leader and champion of gender equity and continues to strive for equitable gender representation in our workforce. Our ambition is to grow our workforce so that it is representative of all diverse characteristics – but we face major challenges to achieve this goal, and are committed to playing our part…

New WorldGBC Infographic Outlines the Pathways to Net Zero Carbon Buildings

March 6, 2018

Elementa are proud sponsor’s of World Green Building Council‘s Advancing Net Zero programme. See below World GBC’s article on the release of their new infographic. New WorldGBC infographic outlines the pathways to net zero carbon buildings The World Green Building Council has today released a new infographic highlighting key information relating to its global project, Advancing…

Kera Lagios Named Lighting Magazine’s 40 Under 40

March 2, 2018

Integral Group is extremely proud to announce Associate Principal, Lighting, Kera Lagios, has been recognized as a Lighting Magazine 40 Under 40 2018 awardee in North America. The 40 Under 40 Awards seek to identify a new generation of lighting design talent. This cohort exhibits a depth of knowledge and skill in new lighting technologies,…

James Kral

James Kral Joins Integral Group Sydney Office

February 21, 2018

Integral Group is delighted to welcome James Kral as Associate Principal, Mechanical in our newly established Sydney office. James brings with him over seventeen years of experience in mechanical design and project leading, working on a wide range of projects in the commercial, education, residential, retail and transport sectors. With an interest in science and…