News

May 13th, 2024
Cœur Nomade
Start of construction

We’re pleased to announce the start of construction work on the Cœur Nomade library and cultural space.

February 21st, 2024
Evening lecture – Intervenir sur le moderne
Lecture

As part of a series of six lectures on recent interventions in architectural heritage organized by Docomomo Québec, Gavin Affleck and Richard de la Riva present the rehabilitation of the modernist wing of the Séminaire de Saint-Hyacinthe.

Come and discover the work and thinking behind the rehabilitation and redevelopment of Casavant High School this Wednesday, February 21, 2024 at 6 p.m. at UQÀM, Pavillon Judith-Jasmin, room J-1450.

If you were unable to attend the conference, you can view it at the following link: https://docomomoquebec.ca/a-consulter/resume-et-captation-de-la-soiree-conference-4/

November 9th, 2023
Winner of the Canadian Association of Heritage Professionals (CAHP) 2023 Awards
Distinction

The restauration project of the Church of the Visitation is the winner of the Canadian Association of Heritage Professionals (CAHP) 2023 Awards.

Congratulation to the whole team who contributed to the project and demonstrated impressive craftsmanship, skill and patience.

August 10th, 2023
Casavant high school in Saint-Hyacinthe
Finished work

Unusual project integrating the school project into the former seminary buildings. Child of the pandemic, the project is coming to an end.

Thanks to Boulianne Charpentier Architectes for their support throughout this exceptional project!

Photo : Maxime Brouillet

August 7th, 2023
Patrimonial Restauration of the Lantier House, City of Kirkland
End of construction

General contractor: Sogenco

July 13th, 2023
Winner of the North American Copper in Architecture Awards 2023.
Distinction

The restauration project of Saint-Hyacinthe’s public Market is the winner of the North American Copper in Architecture Awards 2023.

Thanks to Couverture Montréal Nord tinsmiths and contractor St-Denis Thompson for this wonderful achievement. Congratulations to the entire team and to all the winners!

July 12th, 2023
Maison des contes et légendes
End of construction

La Maison des contes et légendes in Lavaltrie. And yes, sometimes you have to be delicate when you’re interested in maintaining craftsmanship and expertise! Thanks to contractor Breault Gosselin Construction.

Video link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xAg0MuYdbaM

March 14th, 2023
Finalist, OAQ Awards of Excellence in Architecture 2023
Distinction

The Westmount Heritage Greenhouse Restoration project has been named a finalist for the OAQ 2023 Architectural Awards of Excellence.

Congratulations to the entire team and all the finalists!

December 21st, 2022
Season’s Greetings and Best Wishes for the New Year!
Holiday break

Affleck de la Riva is taking its holiday break starting December 23rd and we will be back on Monday January 9th, 2023. Wishing you time and space for reflection in the New Year!

December 7th, 2022
Urban cliff | Regenerating the territory
Winner competition

We are pleased to announce our success in the multidisciplinary architectural competition for the Espace Rivière in the Rivière-des-Prairies neighborhood.

“The winning team proposed a landmark building featuring a physicality and an architectural form that are unique in the city but blend in with the surroundings.” Design Montreal

Project realized in partnership with Coarchitecture as well as engineers and consultants LGT inc., François Courville Paysage and Espace Mushagalusa.

December 6th, 2022
Our coverage of the World Cup
The rise of Morocco and Portugal

Affleck de la Riva is proud to support the national teams of Morocco and Portugal in their pursuit of the World Cup!

December 1st, 2022
Cœur Nomade – Canadian Architect Award of Merit
Winner Award

The 2022 Canadian Architect Awards were announced! Cœur Nomade Library and Cultural Center in partnership with Coarchitecture won a Canadian Architect Award of Merit! A huge thank you to Canadian Architect and the jury and congratulations to all the co-winners.

May 30th, 2022
Westmount Heritage Greenhouse
End of construction

End of construction work and official opening in mid-June.

The project was carried out in partnership with HETA landscape architects, MRA electromechanical engineers and HBGC structural engineers.

General contractor: St-Denis Thompson inc.

May 16th, 2022
Maison de la culture Maisonneuve
End of construction

End of the restoration of the structural masonry facades at the Maison de la culture Maisonneuve.

May 9th, 2022
L.-P. Gaucher Arena
Start of construction

Start of construction at the L.-P. Gaucher Arena. Four 4-year renovation and restoration project of the art deco arena in Saint-Hyacinthe.

Architect: René Richer

May 1st, 2022
Casavant High School
Work in progress

Construction to be completed by September 2022.

The Casavant High School expansion project is the result of the recycling and major transformation of the Girouard wing of the former Saint-Hyacinthe Seminary.

The project was carried out in partnership with Boulianne Charpentier architectes.

March 16th, 2022
The Birch Forest
Competition submission

Submission of the Stage 1 proposal for the international architectural competition for the Montreal Holocaust Museum.

Project realized in partnership with Schwartz Silver Architects with the collaboration of Peter Krausz, Eric Beck Rubin and Lisa Rapoport.

October 26th, 2021
THE WALKING TREE
Winner competition

We are pleased to announce our success in the multidisciplinary architectural competition for the Coeur-Nomade Library and Cultural space.

This institutional space serves the population of Ahuntsic-Cartierville and Montreal-North. “The team understood the vision expressed in the competition program and submitted a design that fulfilled its objectives and values, i.e., a project that is structure-enhancing, integrative, dynamic, inspiring and welcoming.” Design Montreal

Project realized in partnership with Coarchitecture as well as engineers and consultants ARUP, Martin Roy & associés, François Courville Paysage and Espace Mushagalusa.

February 15th, 2021
City of Westmount Heritage Greenhouses
Start of construction

The project includes the replacement of the glass units, the restoration of its wood elements, the repair of the structure, as well as a new landscaping.

Project carried out with professionals from MRA in electromechanics, HBGC for structure and civil, and Heta for landscaping. General contractor SDT won the construction contract.

January 18th, 2021
Casavant High School in Saint-Hyacinthe
Project in submission

This major project, carried out with our partners Boulianne Charpentier, ensures the recycling of the Girouard Wing of the old seminary and several development works.
Structure by WSP and electromechanical by GBI.