Building performance design guide

Recent advances in simulation technologies, combined with the increasing need for high-performance energy-efficient buildings within a reasonable budget, is raising the bar for construction and building operation professionals. This guide was created by the GRIDD in partnership with BEIE to provide a cohesive reference regarding best practices in the industry.…

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BIM & PLM workshop

This workshop, held at ÉTS (École de Technologie Supérieure) in June 2014, was focused on the interaction between Building Information Modelling (BIM) and Product Lifecycle management (PLM). The Pomerleau Industrial Research Chair was tasked by Hydro-Québec to organize this collaborative event with over 35 participants from Hydro-Québec, the GRIDD, Canam,…

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Construction 2.0: efficiency through mobile technologies

This report is the result of a research project, lead by the GRIDD, was initiated in 2013 by the CÉRACQ, in partnership with CEFRIO, the Ministry of Finances and Economy of Québec and Contech Bâtiment. This report sheds light on the potential and advancements of mobile technologies in construction in Québec,…

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