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The latest from RedBrick

Since the last time I wrote here, RedBrick has continued to grow, both in people power and ambition. It hasn’t been an easy two years, but it has been both exciting and fulfilling. We have faced many challenges with each individual project, overcome those challenges and gained a lot of experience as a result. RedBrick is now poised to start our next phase of projects with a strong team, from a foundation of diverse, completed projects and in a better position than ever before. We are currently focused on our... Read the Rest →

 

Imagine the possibilities: our submission for a new Civic Office Tower

We had already been looking at this site in particular, when the Request For Expressions of Interest came from the City of Edmonton for a new Civic Tower.  We knew that the responses this RFEI would prompt from the development community would be fairly predictable.  This is where we saw an opportunity.  An opportunity to not only throw our hat in the ring and show what our team can do, but also to raise the bar and expectations in the community.  Whether our submission is selected or not, we hope... Read the Rest →

 

Modular – Hype Or Revolution?

Recently Paul and I have been talking extensively about modular construction.  When it was first brought up, the image of modular mobile homes from the 80s and 90s came to mind.  Modular in the past has carried a bit of a stigma for cheap, mobile, cookie cutter housing product.  Today’s modern modular couldn’t be more different. The modular products of today are high end, high quality, efficient, and in many cases uniquely custom designed.  There is a new wave of modular construction hitting the North American market, largely inspired by... Read the Rest →