Building Consulting

Comprehensive design for mechanical (HVAC, plumbing and fire suppression) and electrical systems for new and existing structures, including residential, commercial, industrial and institutional buildings.

Residential – single family, multi-family, low-rise/high-rise buildings, townhomes, rowhomes, apartment buildings, mixed-use facilities

Commercial – new build or interior tenant improvements such as restaurants, car dealerships, commercial kitchens, offices, pharmacies and various types of commercial retail units

Industrial – pulp and paper mills, warehouse facilities, fabrication shops, wood working shop, paint booths, agricultural buildings

Institutional – schools, clinics and health facilities


Project Management

Construction management for builders.  We have a pool of mechanical and electrical contractors who work with our staff either on a design-build or project management arrangement. We can also work with your contractors to help run your team and efficiently build your project.

Construction Cost Estimate

Sub-Contractor Management (M/E)

-Contract Negotiations


Energy Solutions

For existing and older structures, maximizing system efficiency, while maintaining comfort and cost in mind, is key to preserving the life of buildings.  We can provide system solutions for saving energy.  By reviewing potential payback from various system options, preparing industry and government approved energy models with the most innovative and reliable technology available, we are able to confidently calculate expected energy savings and eventually make highly-educated decisions for your improvement.

LEED Consulting or Documentation (M/E)

Energy Modeling for Step Code Compliance

Due Diligence Building Analysis & Depreciation Report

ASHRAE Analysis & Compliance

CMHC Compliance & Attestation (MLI Select)

The CADA Difference (Vision & Mission)

At CADA, we believe that we can make a difference in this world. Whether small or large, immediate or long-term impact, our approach to projects is similar to our approach in life.  Our environment continues to become a product of decisions made by generations, therefore we strive to do our best to implement the most environmental, lowest carbon footprint solutions available in the market while working within our clients’ budget.  Although we are strict designers, we also are open-minded to collaborate within the industry, through contractors and fellow consultants.  When you are dealing with CADA, you are dealing with a family that shares the same values through diversified thinking.

Arbutus Block A- Vancouver, B.C.
Arbutus Block A- Vancouver, B.C.