Archive for 2009

Durisol ICF building

Early June – Project construction begins on a Durisol ICF building. This is our first project experience using the wood fibre and Portland cement based block. Durisol is a proprietary material composed of specially graded raw wood shavings and chips, which undergo some processing before being bonded together with Portland cement. Hardened Durisol is lightweight, […]

Bradley Engineering Gets building in New Hampshire

Bradley Engineering consults with Stewart Structural Engineering to provide structural design services for a 14,000 square foot medical clinic in Franconia, New Hampshire. The 2 storey building was designed with ICF foundations and load bearing walls throughout. The lower level is a slab on grade and the main floor was designed with Hambro composite open-web […]

Bradley Engineering to attend Green Expo

Sara attended the Green Expo in Peterborough. Great exhibitors and speakers! You can visit to see a listing of exhibitors.

Bradley Engineering to attend Bau-Biologie Workshop

April 9th and 10th – Sara attended the Bau-Biologie Workshop in Durham, Ontario on the beautiful grounds of The Riverstone Retreat Centre. This workshop was hosted by Joshua Thorton and Ali Lam from Natural Building and was instructed by Paula Baker-Laporte, Architect and Stephen Collette, Environmental Consultant. Bau-Biologie promotes the use of healthy building principles […]

Bradley Engineering becomes Professional Member of Ontario Straw Bale Building Coalition.

Sara attended the Ontario Straw Bale Building Coalition AGM (, and Bradley Engineering became a Professional member.