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Archemy Consulting Ltd.

Archemy Consulting provides sustainable design guidance and appropriate technology integration from the urban scale to the building and systems level. Our mission is to integrate the built environment with natural systems such as energy, water and material cycles. Our broad ability is in generating and communicating concepts for low impact development and redevelopment that makes the best use of available resources and ambient energy. Our specialty areas are daylight design, sunlight control and utilization, advanced envelope concepts (including natural ventilation), renewable energy integration, on-site waste mitigation systems, materials recycling and green materials specifications. We operate an office and home on a coastal island that is a showcase and experimental ground for integration of landscape and buildings into natural systems.

Busby and Associates (awaiting descriptor) Busby and Associates

Canadian Building Restoration Products

Local manufacturer and distributor of environmentally preferable restoration, preservation and coating products. Offering numerous Environmental Choice Certified products as well as coatings and cleaners specifically designed for the chemically sensitive. All Product Specialists are familiar with the LEED System. BBB member since 1996. Phone 1-888-311-5339 Website: Email

Catherine Berris Associates Inc.

Catherine Berris Associates Inc. (CBA) is an award winning firm of Registered Planners and Landscape Architects providing services in research, planning, and design of land and water areas to public and private clients. Projects include a wide range of topics encompassing environmental resource analysis and planning, land use planning, stormwater management, and site planning and design. Clients include provincial and municipal agencies, First Nations and the development sector. CBA bases all of their work on social and environmental principles and is constantly developing innovative approaches. More info

The City Program at Simon Fraser University at Harbour Centre

The City Program at Simon Fraser University is dedicated to the understanding of the city and how we as citizens can participate in shaping its future. The program serves as a forum for the exploration of urban issues with offerings that change each year to reflect current events. Three components comprise the program: free public lectures, mid-career professional development courses, and the Urban Design Certificate Program. Upcoming highlights include a series of four workshops/public lectures on the economics of green buildings (in partnership with the GVRD). See our website for details.

Detec Systems

Detec Systems' goal is to provide risk mitigation for property owners and their development teams, and to improve the sustainability of buildings through professional structure monitoring services. Detec Systems

Holland Barrs Planning Group

Holland Barrs Planning Group is a firm with a focus on policy, urban design, site planning and approvals, with special expertise in sustainable development. The firm was created recently to combine the expertise and experience of Mark Holland and Robert Barrs into an innovative planning team that is committed to bring professional excellence to developing creative and sustainable solutions to all its projects.

ORCAD Consulting Group Inc.

The ORCAD Group is a Vancouver-based firm -- serving clients across Canada as well as in the USA and overseas -- that specializes in change and development. Our primary aim is to help individuals, organizations and larger communities work effectively towards achieving sustainability. For further information please see our website.