Is a building complicated or complex? Spoiler alert: The building is complicated, and the process build it is complex. This difference is subtle, yet significant. Our approach to designing and construction of buildings pivots on our understanding of the difference, and the widespread interchanging of these terms causes dysfunction in the buildings industry.
Several months ago, we interviewed a dozen students from the University of Alberta to join us as a co-op student this year. We began each interview with an icebreaker: What inspired you to choose engineering?
In a rapidly changing world, organizations must be adaptable to survive. We’ve been transitioning from working remotely into our brand new office space, and we’d like to make the most of our new location. We wanted to experiment with new ways of working in-person to remain agile and responsive to the needs of our team–and our clients!