Committed to enhancing the practice of Interior Design in Manitoba

The Professional Interior Designers Institute of Manitoba is committed to enhancing the practice of Interior Design in Manitoba, and to educating the public about the benefits of Interior Design. As a professional body, its aim is to improve quality of life, and protect the health, safety and welfare of the public through the design of the interior environment.

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Introduction to Passive House Design and Construction

Posted by: Stephen Lamoureux 16 hours, 8 minutes ago

Introduction to Passive House Design and Construction

Passive House Canada, in association with Sustainable Building Manitoba, is pleased to offer this one-day course in Winnipeg on February 22, 2018 at the Red River College, Exchange District Campus. 

The course will provide you with an overview of the core principles of Passive House design and building energy efficiency regulations in Canada. The course also covers the history of energy efficient buildings, energy consumption data and environmental impact, case studies and the economics of creating high performance buildings.

Recommended for: 
Anyone wishing to understand the basics of Passive House high performance buildings, including homeowners, developers, project coordinators, realtors, subcontractors and component suppliers, architects, engineers, architectural technologists and other design professionals.

This is a must course to attend if you want to know how to design and build the next generation of sustainable buildings in Manitoba!

The course runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., lunch included. 
Location:
Room P318, Red River College, Exchange District Campus

2018 PIDIM Annual General Meeting

Posted by: Stephen Lamoureux 5 days, 15 hours ago
This is the First Notice of the 2018 PIDIM AGM
 
Save the Date
Thursday, March 1, 2018
Reception Start
5:30 pm
Business Meeting Start
6:00 pm
CEU Session Start

Co-op Program Launched in the Faculty of Architecture

Posted by: Stephen Lamoureux 1 week ago

Inspiring Minds through Experiential Learning
Co-op Program Launched in the Faculty of Architecture


The Faculty of Architecture is pleased to announce that its Cooperative Education program is now fully approved and moving ahead. Job placements will begin May 2018.

New CCDC Document Overview

Posted by: Stephen Lamoureux 1 week, 1 day ago

New CCDC Document Overview

CSC Winnipeg invites you to join us on February 7th for a Luncheon Seminar 

What is Lean Project Delivery?

Posted by: Stephen Lamoureux 1 week, 1 day ago

What is Lean Project Delivery? Why should I care?

Productivity in the building industry over the past five decades has flat-lined or declined relative to all other non-farm industries – regardless significant innovation and technological advancement. Seventy percent of all projects end over budget and delivered late. The building industry is a fragmented, adversarial process that commonly results in dissatisfied building owners and disappointment or bitterness for everyone involved - designers, builders and suppliers. No one really wins. Research has concluded this lack of productivity is due to a number of root causes. In excess of 50% of planning, design and construction processes is consumed in waste.

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