Published on February 02, 2017
Architectural Technology students design an innovative and functional bank branch incorporating environmental sustainability
Second year Architectural Technology students were tasked with designing an innovative and functional bank branch that incorporates concepts of environmental sustainability
The winners will be announced this week at the seventh annual NAIT Architectural Technology student design competition awards reception, sponsored by ATB Financial and Kasian Architecture Interior Design and Planning Ltd. There are 11 prizes totaling $9,000 (including the Top 10 entries and the Kasian Award for Design Innovation.)
The fictional branch design was done for ATB Financial on a site located in Old Strathcona. Design entries were judged based on concept, aesthetics, functionality, sustainability and corporate identity.
Participants, NAIT faculty and representatives from ATB Financial and Kasian Architecture Interior Design and Planning Ltd will be available for media interviews. There will also be photo ops of the students with their winning designs.
Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017
NAIT Main Campus
Shaw Theatre (In X Building on campus map)
10415 Princess Elizabeth Ave.
The Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) is a leading Canadian polytechnic, delivering education in science, technology and the environment; business; health and trades. With nearly 40,000 credit and non-credit students and a 95 per cent employer satisfaction rate, NAIT grads are essential to the provincial economy. NAIT also contributes to Alberta’s prosperity by helping business and industry become more competitive with Industry Solutions offered through its Productivity and Innovation Centre, including technology adoption, business and product innovation and industry-driven research. Recognized as one of Alberta’s top employers, NAIT provides outstanding returns on investment for its graduates, partners, the provincial government and the people of Alberta.