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27 06 2017
Bentall Kennedy First To Certify BOMA BEST South of the Boarder

BOMA BEST has officially gone international with 16 Bentall Kennedy buildings being certified in the U.S. Totalling 3,380,559 square feet, these buildings are primarily Industrial space located in California and New Jersey. Bentall Kennedy also certified five of its American offices under the new BOMA BEST “Sustainable Workplaces” program. At...

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27 06 2017
Introducing the Release of the 2017 National Green Building Report

BOMA Canada is excited to announce the release of the 2017 National Green Building Report. Long an industry staple, this year’s NGBR includes case studies on Epcor Tower in Edmonton, Calgary’s Rangewinds Business Park and Seton Gateway’s successful tenant engagement program. To get a better understanding of why BOMA BEST...

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27 06 2017
See Top 5 BOMA BEST Tips (May 2017)

Here are the Top 5 BOMA BEST Tips (May 2017) 1) Change the level of detail on your scoring summary page When looking at your score, choose between 4 levels of detail. Select Level 4 to display the exact question wording.   2) Customizing the columns on the Property page...

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27 06 2017
BOMA Canada Joins Trade Mission to China

My recent invitation to join Hon. Jim Carr, Minister of Natural Resources, on a buildings-focused Cleantech Trade Mission to China demonstrates just how strongly the Canadian government and the Chinese industry value BOMA Canada’s expertise and support. China is increasingly turning to BOMA Canada for assistance with its massive inventory...

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27 06 2017
Canada Excels At The 2017 International Toby Awards

BOMA Canada is both proud and excited as Canadian companies took home 4 prestigious International TOBY Awards. Canadian winners included: Kennedy Matheson Industrial Complex, Mississauga - Menkes Property Management Services Ltd. for best Industrial. East Calgary Health Centre, Calgary - Bentall Kennedy (Canada) LP for best Medical Office CF Toronto...

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15 06 2017
Fitwel Enters The Canadian Market

BOMA Canada is excited to be part of the team introducing Fitwel, a cost effective, high impact, health promoting building certification program, into Canada. Our own John Smiciklas will be part of the panel discussion during the June 19th launch event to be held at the Steelcase Work Life Centre....

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10 04 2017
NRCAN AWARD – HEADED TOWARDS NET-ZERO

In November of 2016, Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) announced the plan to launch a new National High-Performance Building Challenge to help bring the Canadian building market closer to a net-zero energy performance ideal. A national RFP was issued soliciting interested parties to create and manage this ambitious program. After an...

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04 04 2017
A Transformative Year For BOMA Canada

The year 2016 was truly transformational for BOMA Canada, and 2017 promises to be our most exciting yet. Years in the making, 2016 saw the launch of BOMA BEST 3.0, the latest iteration of our flagship sustainability program.To say that BOMA BEST 3.0 is new and improved would be the...

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22 03 2017
BOMA Canada Granted New .eco Domain

This past fall, a domain granting program was launched for .eco, a new URL with an environmental conscience. It was the first of its kind, and it offered nonprofits with an environmental mission an early shot at any .eco domain. NGOs and governments could apply for common keywords or phrases...

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