Designing a Net Zero Ready building
September 13, 2020
There are many design considerations to take into account when designing a Net Zero / Net Zero Ready building. We outline five of them in this short video: Insulation, staggered stud framing, windows, furnace/water heater with air source heat pump and a drain water heat recovery coil.
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Watch the modular craning process from start to finish
September 9, 2020
Aug. 20, 2020, Big Block Construction craned the Net Zero / Net Zero Ready modular building at Willowview Heights in the Willowgrove neighbourhood of Saskatoon, Sask. We captured the process from start to finish. It's amazing to watch everyone working together to make it happen.
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‘Exciting and fast-paced’: Craning day on a Net Zero Ready modular build
August 18, 2020
Seeing a modular build come together is an amazing sight: A building seems to almost magically appear in a day! If only it were as easy as waving a wand — in reality, it takes a community of well-coordinated workers to make it happen.
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Cory Crossing Craning Time Lapse
March 23, 2020
Watch the craning of a modular-built 16-unit stacked townhouse building in just one minute. The 24 modules were placed in a single workday. From the Cory Crossing project in Saskatoon, SK.
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Urban Flats Craning Time Lapse
March 23, 2020
Watch the craning of a modular-built 42-unit apartment building in just one minute. The 30 modules were placed over the course of three workdays. From the Urban Flats project in Saskatoon, SK.
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Big Block nominated for CHBA National Awards for Housing Excellence
March 5, 2020
Big Block Construction, Innovative Residential, and Grandeur Housing are thrilled to be finalists for the 2020 Canadian Home Builders’ Association National Awards for Housing Excellence!
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