Heron Hall

Heron Hall is the home of Jason F. McLennan and his family. As a Petal-certified LBC project (Water, Place, Health, Happiness), it embodies the philosophy of sustainable architecture through high performance systems and elegant design. It is the fourth residence in the world to achieve the Water Petal of the Living Building Challenge, and collects, […]

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ASHRAE World Headquarters


McLennan Design, in partnership with Houser Walker Architecture and in collaboration with Integral Group, led the design of a new headquarters for ASHRAE, the professional association of heating, ventilation, air-conditioning, and refrigerating (HVAC&R) engineers, based in Atlanta, Georgia. The design team is tasked with renovating to net zero energy performance levels an office building built […]

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Climate Pledge Arena


Climate Pledge Arena is on track to become the first net zero carbon-certified arena in the world by the International Living Future Institute. McLennan Design provided strategic sustainability and regenerative design consulting to set this facility on the path to become arguably the most sustainable sports venue ever. The arena will host the new NHL […]

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HMTX World Headquarters and Materials Innovation Center


The HMTX World Headquarters is a mixed-use, net zero energy office, research and design testing facility. This innovation centre for a leading manufacturing company includes a variety of elements that requires specific indoor and outdoor spaces as part of an overall sensitive ecological campus integration. McLennan Design worked with the client to secure rezoning permits […]

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Reimagining the Future at International Built Environment Week 2021


As we enter the final quarter of 2021, in the current process of overcoming health and other issues caused by the ongoing pandemic, global efforts that accelerate medical and information technology systems have been tremendous. Many industries, including the built environment sector, have now begun to cautiously look ahead to the future by examining best […]

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Jason F. McLennan


Love + Green Building: You and Me and the Beautiful Planet—the title of Jason F. McLennan’s children’s book encapsulates well the essence of what his work and passion are all about.  Although he is one of the world’s most influential and sought-after individuals in architecture and the Green building movement today, the multi-hyphenate recipient of […]

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More Inspiration, More Frequently: A new user experience for FuturArc App

FuturArc App

Since 2016, readers of FuturArc have had the option to view the magazine in paperless form through the FuturArc app for on-the-go reading, using their gadget of choice, soon after each print issue has been published. Last year when most print media had been greatly affected by global disruptions, we took the chance to improve […]

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