County of Simcoe Expansion

Ted Handy and Associates Architectural Digest

The staff at Ted Handy and Associates Inc., Architect recently completed Advanced Revit Training with provider Redcage Solutions.  Our goal was to expand and refine our current Building Information Modeling (BIM) process.  Please visit link below to watch a video testimonial of the benefits we received by participating in the Redcage Revit training.  STAFF TESTIMONIALS “The benefit of training with Redcage was seeing the many potential areas of Revit that we could be using demonstrated to show the speed of which projects could be conceptualized and designed.”   “Issues we were having were reviewed and solutions or processes were quickly demonstrated by Redcage.”~Eric May, Senior Technologist “Revit training allowed us to identify and eliminate inefficiencies with our use of Revit that we were otherwise completing in different, longer, inconsistent, and unorganised ways.  Specific benefits of the training included developing shorter work paths within Revit, developing a project template, view templates, a detail library, and learning...Read More

One of our historical site projects has been featured in the Vol. 18 - No. 27 issue of Novae Res Urbis, as the City of Barrie prepares "to restore a historic landmark and create a new community space".  It is expected that the "'Allandale train station revitalization will be the genesis of revitalization in the Allandale area.'"  Click here to read...Read More

One of our custom homes was featured in the March/April 2015 issue of Good Life Magazine. “With hand crafted floors, artist sculpted decorative accents and quality as the design mandate, this home is a bespoken jewel called The Eyrie”. Click here to read...Read More

Mundy’s Bay Public School was recently featured in SAB Magazine as part of a Concrete Council of Canada supplement. Designed by Ted Handy and Associates, Mundy’s Bay was named the most energy efficient school in North America in an assessment of over 500 schools. Click here to read more about how the use of concrete results in energy consumption well below the industry...Read More

Ted Handy & Associates is honoured to be the recipient of a 2014 OAA Design Excellence Award for the County of Simcoe Administration Centre expansion. The award recognizes the best in architectural design and innovation among Ontario Architecture firms based on the criteria of creativity, context, sustainability, good design/good business and the legacy of the project. Designed in partnership with Teeple Architects of Toronto, the County of Simcoe Administration Centre expansion was intended to resolve the complex access to the existing building and to take advantage of a natural site. Public access to 22 different departments was improved though the design of an external ring which connects existing spaces and new areas of the building. Along with much needed public space, the design also includes a new cafeteria and lounge area for staff. The expansion was carefully sited to minimize the impact to the site. The new work to the building...Read More