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Zero Emissions Building Centre of Excellence

May 11, 2017

UDI will  be participating in a May 12th workshop with the City of Vancouver and several stakeholder groups on establishing…

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Surrey Street Tree Planting Presentation

May 11, 2017

At the Surrey Development Advisory Committee, Council presented a presentation on tree planting in Surrey. To view the presentation, click…

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UDI Response to Ministry Requests for Comments on Updated Omnibus Guidance Documents

May 1, 2017

UDI wrote a letter to the Ministry of Environment about the Updated Omnibus Guidance Documents. UDI is generally supportive of the…

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Energy Step Code amendment to BC Building Code effective immediately

April 11, 2017

Note below from Andrew Pape-Salmon, Executive Director, Building and Safety Standards Branch:   I am pleased to announce the introduction…

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Workshop: Fire Performance and Alternative Solutions for Wood Structures

February 24, 2017

  Presented by the Canadian Wood Council Two full days including practical learning and a field trip to view a…

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Survey: Cycling amenities in new construction projects

February 23, 2017

HUB Cycling and industry partners are conducting a research project on cycling amenities in new construction projects. We invite you…

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Learn about Passive House Design and Construction in Vancouver and Victoria

January 4, 2017

In August 2016 the BC Government announced its Climate Leadership Plan to achieve 2050 GHG emissions targets. The plan outlines…

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Metro Vancouver Zero Waste Conference: Nov. 3

October 17, 2016

Rethinking material inputs to scaling transformative business models Cross-cutting discussions on Innovation in the Marketplace Instigating a Repair and Reuse…

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Proposed 2017 Tipping Fee and Solid Waste Disposal Bylaw Changes

September 1, 2016

The Tipping Fee and Solid Waste Disposal Regulation Bylaw describes solid waste regulations as well as tipping fees for waste…

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BC’s Climate Leadership Plan

August 19, 2016

Read BC’s Climate Leadership Plan here. A full list of steps are outlined in the document. Here are a few…

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Registration is open for BC Housing’s Building Smart with Thermal Comfort Webinar Aug 25

August 12, 2016

Register today for Building Smart with Thermal Comfort, Solar Control and Passive Cooling webinar, Thursday, August 25, 2016. Residential building…

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Vancouver to eliminate new greenhouse gas building emissions by 2030

July 13, 2016

Vancouver city planners have unveiled a new strategy to eliminate greenhouse gas emissions from new constructions by 2030. “The Zero Emissions New…

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Featured Events

UDI Seminar: Project Amenity Space - The Do's and Don'ts

June 6 @ 7:30 am

Why are Project Amenity Spaces needed at all? In our competitive market right now, developments need to stand out and...

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Women of UDI - Women Celebrating Women 2017

June 6 @ 5:00 pm

Join us for The Women of UDI Committee’s 6th annual flagship event – Women Celebrating Women. This year’s panel features...

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UDI Luncheon - Break Bread with the Titans of Real Estate Marketing

June 8 @ 11:30 am

Three top titans of real estate marketing dish on the “hot buttons” of the industry today. Join the UDI luncheon...

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