Green Building Technologies

The Green Building Technologies (GBT) research division got its start within ARIS in 2008. ARIS has brought SAIT and GBT researchers together with industry partners to identify and develop environmentally friendly technologies, processes, programs, systems and services that will fundamentally change the way we build, educate and develop skilled labour.

Green Building Technologies


  • Partnering with industry in implementing green-building technologies
  • Providing training and education in green-building technologies
  • Advancing applied research and development towards the commercialization of green-building technologies 

Research Themes

  • Net-Zero Energy and Energy‑Positive Design
  • Building Integrated Renewable Energy 
  • Architectural Ecology
  • Energy Management and Monitoring
  • Education and Industry Transformation
  • Materials and Advanced Component Assembly

Service Offerings

  • Early-Stage Business Development
  • Design and Engineering Services
  • Construction Innovation
  • Fabrication, Prototyping and Installation Services
  • Performance Monitoring and Management
  • Testing Services
  • Education, Workshops, and Seminars 

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