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Essentials for an Amazing Workplace

Essentials for an Amazing Workplace

At Bravura we specialize in glass partitioning systems which have become increasingly popular over the past decade. We have completed projects in a vast array of locations including corporate offices, sporting arenas, and universities.

5 Amenities That Are Worth the Investment

5 Amenities That Are Worth the Investment

Data and insights from the Gensler Research Institute find that 5 amenities that support effective work habits are crucial to an office’s overall productivity and are worth the investment.

Sustainable Architecture: How to Help Prevent Bird Strikes

Sustainable Architecture: How to Help Prevent Bird Strikes

Every year in the United States, more than one billion birds die flying into buildings. Yes, one billion. In fact, one of every ten adult breeding birds succumb in this manner, and because 100 eggs are usually needed to produce one adult breeding bird, that’s like losing 100 birds each time one adult breeding strikes a building.

Flexible Office Design with Pivot Panels

Flexible Office Design with Pivot Panels

Quite simply, IG Group was seeking informal collaborative meeting spaces where anything from 2 to 20 people could gather. Based in an open plan area, employees would gather to discuss ideas or share information, with the ability to screen themselves off and use the walls as magnetic writable white boards.

Pivot Panels at Adobe in London

Pivot Panels at Adobe in London

At Adobe’s new London offices in Shoreditch there is open plan space, with meeting rooms, social hubs, a library, tech café and games room. The layout provides a fluid working environment, meant to spur new ideas and unexpected collaborations.

Creating modern workspace for the world’s best-known brands requires innovative solutions and clever use of space. That’s why architects Gensler chose Style, the UK’s leading moveable wall specialist, to deliver Adobe’s vision, working with contractor, Como.

Kalwall in the Healthcare Market

Kalwall in the Healthcare Market

Creating healthy buildings to best serve the people inside them is Kalwall’s mission. Providing innovative solutions to bring natural daylight into the places where we work, live and go to heal is critical to maintaining health and elevating our ability to perform.

Healing Daylight using Kalwall Translucent Panels

Healing Daylight using Kalwall Translucent Panels

When building for people, especially in healthcare, architects continually explore ways to introduce as much natural daylight as possible. The benefit of natural daylight for patients and staff is well documented to be healing daylighting factors.

10 Tips for Success in a Open Plan Office

10 Tips for Success in a Open Plan Office

So, your office is moving to an open plan. It can be a challenging transition, especially if you’ve worked in an office for a long time. There’s some inevitable anxiety and uncertainty that accompanies a shift from a closed to an open office environment. How do you handle confidential conversations? How do you lead calls and host meetings if you’re competing with noise or distractions? Most importantly, how can you be productive and effective in this new environment?

WELL v2™ Adds Focus to Circadian Rhythms

WELL v2™ Adds Focus to Circadian Rhythms

It’s a good time to look at how we can make healthier buildings. The WELL Building Standard™ – launched in 2014 by the International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) to promote further understanding of how buildings affect health – has unveiled its pilot Well v2 with better data and more research.

Why our Maintenance Program is Beneficial

Why our Maintenance Program is Beneficial

Moveable partitions are no different from other mechanical equipment, they need maintenance, service and upkeep to maintain the longevity of the product.

Interior Design Concept Inspires Five Unique Workspaces on Five Floors

Interior Design Concept Inspires Five Unique Workspaces on Five Floors

Capital One is a bank holding company that offers venture, and debt financing investments. Capital One recently hired architectural firm IBI Group to design their new Canadian headquarters located in Toronto’s Financial District using Skyfold and Modernfold systems to complete this workspace.

Mirrored Moveable Walls and the Division

Mirrored Moveable Walls and the Division

This bank application in London’s Santander is the first of its refurbished, customer-centric branches offering state of the art digital facilities.

Mumford & Sons Charity Banjo

Mumford & Sons Charity Banjo

Every year Bravura takes a portion of their profits and donates them to charity. This year we have decided that we would try something different with our endeavours. By participating in the Mumford & Sons Deering Banjo Charity auctions held during the Delta World Tour.

Office Design That You Will Make You Choose Bravura

Office Design That You Will Make You Choose Bravura

At Bravura we specialize in glass partitioning systems which have become increasingly popular over the past decade. We have completed projects in a vast array of locations including corporate offices, sporting arenas, and universities.

The Essentials to an Amazing Workplace

The Essentials to an Amazing Workplace

At Bravura we specialize in glass partitioning systems which have become increasingly popular over the past decade. We have completed projects in a vast array of locations including corporate offices, sporting arenas, and universities.

7 Reasons to Install a Moveable or Demountable System

7 Reasons to Install a Moveable or Demountable System

At Bravura we specialize in glass partitioning systems which have become increasingly popular over the past decade. We have completed projects in a vast array of locations including corporate offices, sporting arenas, and universities.

Frameless vs Framed

Frameless vs Framed

When choosing interior glass doors and walls, one of the first decisions should be whether or not the framing should be visible to the occupants of the space.

Kalwall in the Healthcare Market

Kalwall in the Healthcare Market

Creating healthy buildings to best serve the people inside them is Kalwall’s mission. Providing innovative solutions to bring natural daylight into the places where we work, live and go to heal is critical to maintaining health and elevating our ability to perform.

From clear to opaque – as if by Magic

From clear to opaque – as if by Magic

Transparency is an essential design component in any modern room configuration. Using Magic Glass to switch elements to opaque to avoid disruption.

Magic Glass installed at DBRS

Magic Glass installed at DBRS

This bank application in London’s Santander is the first of its refurbished, customer-centric branches offering state of the art digital facilities.

Interior Horizontal Sliding Glass Walls

Interior Horizontal Sliding Glass Walls

Horizontal and Folding Sliding Wall Systems HSW Horizontal Sliding Wall Systems and FSW Folding Sliding Wall Systems are ideal for any application where total vision is required

Why our Service Program is Beneficial

Why our Service Program is Beneficial

Moveable partitions are no different from other mechanical equipment, they need maintenance, service and upkeep to maintain the longevity of the product.

Flexibility in Design

Flexibility in Design

Developing areas that can be easily adapted to suit changing requirements is an essential element of design.

Dr. Ford has Dorma Pure Installed

Dr. Ford has Dorma Pure Installed

Exceptional Dorma Pure glass partitioning system was installed at Dr. Ford’s prestigious office. The system was chosen with floor to ceiling glass that was complimented with black extrusions to contrast the white perfectly throughout.

DTE Energy is Project of the Month

DTE Energy is Project of the Month

DTE Energy, one of Michigans’ leading energy suppliers, recently designed a new service center in Mt. Clemens, Michigan. DTE wanted a unique and exciting space for their employees to work and meet. DTE partnered with Tetra Tech and together chose the vertically folding partition offered by Skyfold.

Delivering First Class Daylighting Solutions

Delivering First Class Daylighting Solutions

At Bravura we specialize in glass partitioning systems which have become increasingly popular over the past decade. We have completed projects in a vast array of locations including corporate offices, sporting arenas, and universities.

Strategies for Boosting Natural Light in Interior Spaces

Strategies for Boosting Natural Light in Interior Spaces

At Bravura we specialize in glass partitioning systems which have become increasingly popular over the past decade. We have completed projects in a vast array of locations including corporate offices, sporting arenas, and universities.

Project Administrator

We are currently recruiting a Kalwall Technical Sales Specialist to work within the Architectural and Engineering community to service the Ontario market, with a main focus on the GTA area.

Benefits of Glass Partitions

Benefits of Glass Partitions

At Bravura we specialize in glass partitioning systems which have become increasingly popular over the past decade. We have completed projects in a vast array of locations including corporate offices, sporting arenas, and universities.

Skyfold in the Hospitality Sector

Skyfold in the Hospitality Sector

Skyfold is a vertically folding wall that acts as an operable wall to redesign space and create incredible aesthetics and acoustics. It can easily transform any space, with an element of design, in a matter of minutes.

Renlita in Little Caesars Arena Home Store

Renlita in Little Caesars Arena Home Store

The Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, home of the Detroit Pistons and Detroit Red Wings. New arena with outstanding features including new team store with Renlita S1000 as you walk through the entrance.

Moveable Partitions in Emergency Services Sector

Moveable Partitions in Emergency Services Sector

DORMA Varitrans is a single glazed moveable wall with the option of either manual or fully automatic operation, and was the perfect solution for Lymm Fire Station’s requirements.

Lululemon

Lululemon

Lululemon Etobicoke worked closely with SAJO to help design a space that would surely catch any shopper’s eye and definitely turn some heads

From clear to opaque – as if by Magic

From clear to opaque – as if by Magic

Transparency is an essential design component in any modern room configuration. Using Magic Glass to switch elements to opaque to avoid disruption.

Restaurant Enjoys Flexible Space

Restaurant Enjoys Flexible Space

Aston University is based in the centre of Birmingham, is home to over 65,000 students and one of Europe’s liveliest and most welcoming cities.

Bank Application

Bank Application

This bank application in London’s Santander is the first of its refurbished, customer-centric branches offering state of the art digital facilities.

Search Engine Provider

Search Engine Provider

We created an extremely custom solution for a search engine provider in their kitchen area that could be hidden away during times that were required.

Hyatt Regency offers flexible spaces

Hyatt Regency offers flexible spaces

Creating the feel-good atmosphereThe Hyatt Regency in Cologne is one of the most famous venues for business and leisure travellers. Outstanding views of the Cologne Cathedral, Rhine and Old Town, this luxury hotel also offers exquisite restaurants and spacious rooms....

Skyfold in the Hospitality Sector

Skyfold in the Hospitality Sector

Skyfold is a vertically folding wall that acts as an operable wall to redesign space and create incredible aesthetics and acoustics. It can easily transform any space, with an element of design, in a matter of minutes.

Godfrey Hotel

Godfrey Hotel

The Godfrey Hotel’s Urban Roofscape boasts elegance and glamour on their fourth-floor that features a video wall, water elements, fire pit and the quintessential Chicago Skyline.

The SIDE-Hotel in Hamburg

The SIDE-Hotel in Hamburg

DORMA’s contribution to the project at the heart of the building is a 30 metre high atrium in which two full-length light installations create the appropriate moods as they constantly change with the hour and season.

Carolina Ale House

Carolina Ale House

Advancing into the U.S. marketing with our newly acquired territory, North Western Ohio. We are looking forward to introducing Skyfold to this new market!

Happy Thanksgiving from Bravura

Happy Thanksgiving from Bravura

Advancing into the U.S. marketing with our newly acquired territory, North Western Ohio. We are looking forward to introducing Skyfold to this new market!

Skyfold Wall installed in COBO Center Grand Riverview Ballroom

Skyfold Wall installed in COBO Center Grand Riverview Ballroom

The COBO Center (formerly known as COBO Hall) is a convention center located in downtown Detroit, Michigan with views overlooking the Detroit River and Windsor. It is a world renowned meeting and convention center that doubles as a hotel and entertainment venue. It...

Snapchat Office Toronto

Snapchat Office Toronto

Snapchat Toronto transforms their meeting and phone rooms into creative and unique spaces with outstanding acoustics with Modernus telescopic panels.

ARIDO Award winners have been announced!

ARIDO Award winners have been announced!

It was an honour to participate in these three outstanding projects that showcase our moveable, operable wall systems and the amazing ideas of innovative designers.

Bravura advances to Ohio with Skyfold

Bravura advances to Ohio with Skyfold

Advancing into the U.S. marketing with our newly acquired territory, North Western Ohio. We are looking forward to introducing Skyfold to this new market!

Making Back to School “Lit”

Making Back to School “Lit”

Solatube are making back to school better when TDD’s are installed into dark and gloomy classrooms. They are cost effective & designed for extreme weather!

Hospitality Month is Coming!

Hospitality Month is Coming!

Our first annual Hospitality Month is coming in October at Bravura DaylightingFrom hotels and conference centres to fine dining and QSRs, Bravura has daylighting systems that are designed to increase the client's bottom line. Think BigKalwall's ability to deliver high...

Dogfish Head Alehouse is a Trendsetter

Dogfish Head Alehouse is a Trendsetter

Demountable Systems are a popular solution in today’s offices, partitions are a very admired investment to create a flexible, workable and friendly space.

The William Vale

The William Vale

William Vale Hotel have frequent requests for large weddings and corporate functions, they needed a product to help accommodate smaller functions.

Why our Maintenance Program is Beneficial

Why our Maintenance Program is Beneficial

Moveable partitions are no different from other mechanical equipment, they need maintenance, service and upkeep to maintain the longevity of the product.

PWC Vancouver

PWC Vancouver

Automatic moveable wall system installed at PWC Vancouver using Dormakaba’s Moveo ComfortDrive in this outstanding office meeting area.

Daylighting in the Classroom

Daylighting in the Classroom

Research has shown that working in natural light can make you more productive and give you an overall better sense of well-being. The improvements can be attributed to natural light’s effect on mood, vision, health and mental alertness.

Working in a Daylit Environment

Working in a Daylit Environment

Have you ever heard the term biophilia? If you are a Business Owner, CEO or someone who manages employees, you’re going to want to become familiar with it.

This Unique Roofspace is a Game Changer

This Unique Roofspace is a Game Changer

Solatube launches the new Spectralight® Infinity with SoftLight Technology that revolutionizes Tubular Daylighting Devices and the skylight industry!

Who Doesn’t Love Dimples

Who Doesn’t Love Dimples

Solatube launches the new Spectralight® Infinity with SoftLight Technology that revolutionizes Tubular Daylighting Devices and the skylight industry!

Flexibility in Design

Flexibility in Design

Developing areas that can be easily adapted to suit changing requirements is an essential element of design.

Continuously Striving for Excellence

Continuously Striving for Excellence

St. Victor School, located in Mattawa Ontario is a modern take on the centuries old standard school design. You won’t find punched windows or a typical brick exterior here.

Daylight Modeling

Daylight Modeling

Daylighting is the art and science of managing natural light to minimize the use of artificial lighting, reduce carbon emissions, and positively affect the performance, mood and well-being of occupants of any space.

Advantages of Demountable Systems

Advantages of Demountable Systems

Demountable Systems are a popular solution in today’s offices, partitions are a very admired investment to create a flexible, workable and friendly space.

Bringing the Outside In

Bringing the Outside In

Daylighting is a key principal of Architectural design and is an important factor to consider for occupant health.

Kalwall’s Amoeba Wall

Kalwall’s Amoeba Wall

The Tomorrow’s Workplace 2016 design competition challenged teams of designers to define “how will offices enable workers to be the best they can be?”

Good Design is Smart Design

Good Design is Smart Design

Modernus is a brilliant demountable partition system designed in California. It is beautifully unique, highly customizable and exceptionally built.

Solatube: It’s a start to the New Day

Solatube: It’s a start to the New Day

One where you want to spark creativity, maximize productivity, and provide an environment that inspires everyone in it. Perhaps the best-known way is by using daylighting to bring outside light in.

Skyfold Line has Extended

Skyfold Line has Extended

This series now gives you walls with sound blocking options consistent to the Classic series, while still providing the sleek, vertical descent unique to Zenith.

Bratwurst, Beer & Building Products

Bratwurst, Beer & Building Products

In an effort to be the market leader in North America for architectural products, Bravura continuously searches the globe for market and design trends, innovative new products, and sustainable solutions.

The Better Solution

The Better Solution

Moveable walls are as simple as they sound; they are just like traditional drywall or gypsum board construction, but they can be moved at any time without the need to demolish anything.

9 Reasons to Install a Moveable Wall

9 Reasons to Install a Moveable Wall

Do you like an office renovation with limited disruption to the work environment? Find out the benefits to installation a moveable wall.

Top 10 Health Benefits of Sunlight

Top 10 Health Benefits of Sunlight

Find out the Top 10 benefits of sunlight and how it helps builds the immune system. A strong immune system defends the body against foreign, invading organisms.

ENR Global Award of Merit for Pan Am

ENR Global Award of Merit for Pan Am

Built on the University of Toronto Scarborough campus in time for the 2015 Pan American Games, the $158-million sports complex represents Canada’s largest investment in an amateur sports facility to date.

Pro Builder Magazines Top 100

Pro Builder Magazines Top 100

Contemporary Clad was selected as one of the Top 100 products in 2016 by Professional Builder, the leading business publication for the new-home construction market.

Frameless vs Framed

Frameless vs Framed

When choosing interior glass doors and walls, one of the first decisions should be whether or not the framing should be visible to the occupants of the space.

A New Direction for Bravura

A New Direction for Bravura

I would like to welcome you to Bravura Group of Companies. Bravura is Italian for “Brilliant”. We chose the name for the brilliant products we provide and the service that accompanies them. We are excited about this company, and what it is able to do and accomplish.

State-of-the-art Office in Downtown Toronto

State-of-the-art Office in Downtown Toronto

Price Waterhouse Cooper’s new state of the art office in the core of downtown Toronto required a movable wall that was as progressive and innovative as they are.

Amager Resource Centre

Amager Resource Centre

Project is expected to be completed 2016 - 2017 Kalwall® translucent sandwich panels are the industry leaders in diffuse natural daylighting and energy efficiency, but that’s not what made them desirable for one of the highest profiled sustainable design projects in...

Top Ten Honours Sustainable Architecture

Top Ten Honours Sustainable Architecture

The natural light that bathes the atrium inside CanmetMATERIALS’ main facility in Hamilton, Ontario is both an impressive visual and a key piece in an environmentally-conscious design that recently drew the praise of the American Institute of Architects.

Daylighting the way in Ancaster, Ontario

Daylighting the way in Ancaster, Ontario

All Kalwall panels are a composite sandwich of fiberglass faces permanently bonded to an aluminum or aluminum/fiberglass internal grid core, infilled with translucent fiberglass or aerogel insulations; Kalwall is the most highly insulating structural translucent light-transmitting material in the world.

Approach Using Proven Systems

Approach Using Proven Systems

with Bravura DaylightingUsing proven systems where the highest quality daylighting products in the world merged with the industry leaders and provide a new level of standard in customer service and satisfaction. Our goal is simple. Bravura ensure the white-glove...

Metea Valley Featured on ArchDaily

Metea Valley Featured on ArchDaily

Lighting up Metea in the literal sense comes largely from the extensive use of Kalwall translucent curtain wall throughout the school.

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