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As we rush towards possibly environmentally damaging projects or other get-someone-rich-quick schemes we need to make sure we are doing so with our eyes wide open. Cost Benefit Analysis reduces all dimensions of a decision – people, planet, profits – to one: net welfare. Are we, as a group, better off? This well-established and standardized approach needs to be used much more to guide us in our project and policy decisions. CBA values society’s best interests, the public interest.Read
Two big trends will dominate the future for architects, engineers, and planners.
Autocase hosted over 50 of Toronto's resilience and sustainability experts at Evergreen Brick Works for a day of conversation on high performance and resilient buildings and sites.
It's Climate Week and buildings are among the “culprits” associated with the production of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.
New in Autocase - the ability to bundle your building designs into portfolios.
One of questions we at Autocase get most frequently is "where does that number come from?" Here's how to drill-down into the results.
New features in the results section of Autocase for Buildings.
Autocase for Buildings recently added risk ranges for our Life Cycle Cost Analysis (LCCA).
We do our best to make Triple Bottom Line Cost Benefit Analysis (TBL-CBA) of your building designs as easy as possible. So we put in defaults wherever we can so you don't have to.
We've added Open Space as a project goal for your building project. If your design includes green space that allows for recreational activities, Autocase will calculate the benefits to the building occupants and/or the broader community. Activities include walking, picnicking, and various sports and other recreational activities.