Affiliates & Partners



Canadian Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute

PO Box 24058 Hazeldean
Kanata, ON K2M 2C3

CPCI and Members are the leading source of technical resources (Body of Knowledge (BOK)) for the precast concrete industry in Canada. From this BOK, Building Codes, Design Guides, Educational Programs, Certification, Sustainability Programs, Accelerated Building Construction and new research ideas are derived. This CPCI industry initiative develops, maintains, and disseminates the BOK necessary for designing, fabricating, and constructing sustainable and resilient precast concrete structures. READ MORE


Velux Canada Inc.

2740 Sherwood Heights Dr
Oakville, ON L6J 7V5

VELUX is the world leader in skylights, Sun Tunnels and roof windows and is one of the strongest global brands in the building materials sector.  For over 75 years, the VELUX Group has created better living environments for people around the world. Making the most of daylight and fresh air through the roof in both residential and commercial buildings. Our product programme includes The No Leak Skylight, Sun Tunnel skylights, roof windows, Dynamic Domes and modular skylights as well as a range of blinds, installation solutions and intelligent home controls. These products help to ensure a healthy and sustainable indoor climate; for work and learning, for play and pleasure. VELUX is preferred globally by customers, dealers and industry professionals. 



NORR Architects & Engineers Limited

NORR has set the standard for innovative and timeless designs around the world.  They have offices in 17 locations, backed by more than 750 professionals.  Founded in 1938, they offer the stability of a rich history, the power of integrated global teams and the versatility of a proven, multi-sector portfolio.  They'rearchitects, engineers, interior designers, planners and big picture thinkers that apply their collaborative mindset to drive exceptional projects for their clients.  For more information, please visit or @norr_aep.


v2com newswire
Julie Payette
5372A Fabre, Montreal
Quebec  H2J 3W5 Canada
O./B. 514.845.1188
C. 514.831.1195

v2com is the world’s largest international architecture and design media network, promoting projects to more than 6,000 publications. v2com is a customized tool that journalists use to find content and prepare articles, getting designers and architects published in the most prestigious magazines, websites, and newspapers all across the world. More than 55,000 journalists, professionals, and partners have put their trust in v2com for over 10 years. READ MORE

Construction Links Network
Arnie Gess


Established in 2003, Construction Links Network is the peer-to-peer news sharing platform for the construction, building, and design community. This one-of-a-kind platform provides the tools necessary to source and distribute the latest news, videos, events, and innovative products / services the industry has to offer which helps members plan, design and build great projects around the world.



Innovative Technology Inc.

Unit 5B-1420 Youville Dr
Ottawa, O
N K1C 7B3


ITI National Master Specification products are available in the RAIC's online store, at a 10% discount to members!



1004 Middlegate Road, Suite 1000
Mississauga, ON L4Y 1M4


EllisDon, an employee-owned, $4 billion-a-year construction services company that has grown exponentially beyond its modest origins in London, Ontario. With over 5,000 salaried and hourly employees across fifteen national and international offices, EllisDon has become a leader in every sector and nearly every facet of the construction industry.

EllisDon has positioned itself as a ‘Cradle To Grave’ Services Provider with guaranteed performance outcomes through its Capital Services, Facilities Management, and Sustainable Buildings Divisions. EllisDon is determined to lead the coming disruption in the construction sector, having recently created pioneering initiatives in Energy Management, Smart Buildings Software and Data Analytics.


AMBICO Limited

1120 Cummings Avenue
Ottawa, ON   K1J 7R8

AMBICO LIMITED manufactures leading edge, laboratory tested, specialized doors, frames and windows. They have developed an extensive line of decorative and engineered products. Their network of independent representative agencies and distributors enhances their ability to provide dedicated client service throughout the world.

Their performance-rated door and frame products include the following: acoustic doors and frame assemblies, blast resistant door and frame assemblies, bullet resistant doors and frames as well as stainless steel doors and frames...  READ MORE


Jensen Hughes

13900 Maycrest Way #135
Richmond, BC V6V 2L3

JENSEN HUGHES is the global leader in specialty engineering and consulting services for the built environment. They are a company of engineers, consultants, and scientists focused on evaluating risks and diligently developing the best, most cost-effective protection and safety solutions. They offer extensive, practical experience through countless projects, research and industry innovation.

From their 7 offices across Canada (Vancouver, Richmond, Calgary, Edmonton, Toronto, Ottawa and Halifax) and over 65 offices worldwide, they serve their National and International clients by providing innovative solutions for the most complex safety and building design issues. They offer authoritative advice based on a unique blend of engineering expertise, forensic experience, advanced fire science knowledge and scientific research... READ MORE


Building Systems Design, Inc. (BSD)

Two Piedmont Center, Suite 300
3565 Piedmont Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30305-1567

BSD was created more than 35 years ago by innovative design professionals determined to improve the specification process. Architects, specifiers, engineers, and owners rely on SpecLink because it delivers the best content in both the U.S. and Canada via the industry’s most innovative software. SpecLink simplifies workflow, speeds up editing, and improves productivity throughout every phase of a project... READ MORE



DELL Small Business

RAIC members save an extra 5% on select Dell Business products. Dell Small Business Technology Advisors give you the tech, the advice, and the one-on-one partnership to fuel your business’ growth.

Log in to your member account at and visit Member Savings and Benefits to access your exclusive member coupon.




325 King Street East
Toronto Design District
Toronto, ON
M5A 1L1

Liliana Siggillino


italDesign Group is a luxury interior design firm and definitive resource for fine Italian interior furnishings. We are exclusively dedicated to the top brands of interiors “Made in Italy” and we feature some of the premium “Red Dot” award-winning designs by Jean Nouvel, Zaha Hadid, Giuseppe Bavuso, Rodolfo Dordoni, Pietro Arosio, and other architects and designers of international renown.

italDESIGN Group provides complete design services to clients across North America from our showrooms in Toronto. Our in-house architect is available to make your project a “turn-key” experience.

The italDESIGN Group team are passionate about design, consistently raising the bar and approaching every project with the curiosity, hard work and dedication that is required to create inspiring spaces. We take pride in allowing our clients to achieve their desired lifestyle. We offer unmatched service to our clients and partners, ensuring an engaging and gratifying design experience from beginning to end. READ MORE



Since its inception in 1986, Baldassarra Architects has grown into an established design firm, consistently recognized for design excellence and exceptional service. Our portfolio of industrial, commercial, retail, medical, and residential projects demonstrates our diverse capabilities and expertise. We have accumulated invaluable knowledge and experience over our many years of operation, and we take great pride in the numerous awards and the strong client relationships we’ve developed to date. READ MORE




Rick Hansen Foundation Accessibility Certification™
300 – 3820 Cessna Drive,
Richmond, BC, V7B 0A2

For over three decades, the Rick Hansen Foundation (RHF) has raised awareness and changed attitudes about the potential of people with disabilities and funded spinal cord injury research and care. Today, the RHF is working to break down one of the most fundamental barriers that people with disabilities face: physical barriers in the places where we live, work, learn, and play.

RHF created Rick Hansen Foundation Accessibility Certification™ (RHFAC) to improve accessibility in the built environment. RHFAC is a comprehensive rating system that helps owners and tenants measure the accessibility of their buildings and sites and promotes increased access through the adoption of Universal Design principles. Whether you’re an architect, general contractor, engineer, urban planner, design-builder, or anyone interested in accessibility in the built environment, achieving an RHFAC Professional designation will provide you with knowledge and practical skills to rate a site for its overall accessibility under the RHFAC program. READ MORE


Marvin Canada
Vessey George


Marvin is a fourth-generation, family-owned and operated business, headquartered in Warroad, Minnesota with approximately 5,500 employees worldwide.

Their goal is to imagine and create better ways of living for their customers, employees and partners, with a focus on purpose and human-centric design. Since opening their first showroom in Ontario in 1986, they've grown to six locations throughout Canada, and are continuously expanding from coast to coast. Their goal is to provide products, services, and experiences that help people live better in the built environment.



Sean Morris


LiftMaster is the number one brand of professionally installed residential garage door openers, as well as a major manufacturer of commercial door operators, residential and commercial gate operators, telephone entry systems and related access control products. Driven by the access and security needs of the marketplace, LiftMaster’s broad line of state-of-the-art residential and commercial products are designed to fit any lifestyle or application, providing the latest technology and innovations in safety, security, and convenience.


Mary Sye
Adivsor, CI Program Design

Carolyn Varady
Advisor, Energy Solutions


Enbridge Gas works hard to help Ontario residents and businesses save money with their energy-efficiency programs. Demand-side management (DSM) programs also offer effective ways to reduce the environmental footprint of homes and businesses.

In the bigger picture, they see the need to provide affordable and reliable energy while protecting the environment. As well, their parent company, Enbridge Inc. sees significant opportunities in renewable energy, particularly offshore wind and solar. READ MORE

Library and Archives Canada

395 Wellington St. PO# 1778025 - PDLC 4-10
Ottawa, ON K1A 0N4


Specialty Products Group Inc.

6254 Skyway Rd
Smithville, ON L0R 2A0


JVS Toronto

607-1280 Finch Ave W
Toronto, ON M3J 3K6


Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC)

47 Clarence Street, Suite 202
Ottawa, ON K1N 9K1


eLogic Solutions India

Plot No. 72, The May Flower Building, P+T Colony, Karkhana
Secunderabad, 500009, INDIA


Scientext Technical Writing Ltd.

404-1000 Micmac Blvd.
Dartmouth, NS B3A 4M7