May 13, 2019 Posted by Scott Oakley


Parallel 45 was retained by Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries for the renovation of their existing office space. By breaking down the barriers and creating a open work space that appeals to the younger demographic, we have achieved a collaborative work environment. The simple and clean design is a lovely back drop for... Read more » [... Read More]

January 13, 2019 Posted by Scott Oakley


Parallel 45 was retained by ANNIS O’SULLIVAN VOLLEBEKK Land Surveyors for the expansion and renovation of their existing long-time Ottawa office. Recognizing their vision of a modern office, we were able to transform their existing location into a design-forward, clean and modern space through the reuse of existing elements and the addition of new. As a... Read more » [... Read More]

January 28, 2018 Posted by Scott Oakley

Lamarche Electric

As featured in Best Offices Ottawa by Ottawa Business Journal, Lamarche Electric converted a vintage barn and silo into a modern-day office with an industrial-loft feel to attract talent and showcase their work. We achieved this within the interior by the use of woods, glass and concrete; keeping it deconstructed yet soft and modern. Scope:... Read more » [... Read More]

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Chartered Professional Accountants Canada

CPA chose Parallel 45 to plan and design their new, modern space and we achieved just that. Through the use of light colours and warm woods, we were able to provide them with a space that looks fresh and inviting. Scope: Planning, Concept Development, Construction Documentation, Construction Administration, Furniture Procurement. [... Read More]

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Louis W. Bray Construction

We assisted Louis W. Bray Construction in creating the overall design concept for their new building in Vars, Ontario. From the selection of the exterior finishes, designing the full interior design concept, to selecting their new furniture finishes. We worked together with them to create a space that will attract young talent and allow their... Read more » [... Read More]

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SAS Canada

SAS Canada took an opportunity with their Ottawa office relocation to provide an inviting space for their clients as well as to create a fresh, bright, and collaborative environment for their employees. Having a common multi-use area between the client spaces and office areas was important to SAS Canada. This new lounge area can be configured... Read more » [... Read More]

May 15, 2017 Posted by Scott Oakley


A fast track project with a substantial budget was an enjoyable challenge with a great result. Using a full height glazed architectural wall system made the office feel light and open in a primarily closed office environment. We were able to have a lot of fun with integrating lighting into wood and drywall bulkheads and... Read more » [... Read More]

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Thinkwrap Commerce

Thinkwrap wanted a colourful and modern environment that was open concept with break out areas to be able to collaborate and grow as a team. Scope: Planning, Concept Development, Construction Documents, Construction Administration, Furniture Procurement [... Read More]

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Oxford Properties

Oxford Properties moved forward with their commitment to the environment by renovating their space to LEED standards.  While maintaining the highest level of LEED that could be achieved, they implemented a new modern office design that fit with the Class A standard of the Constitution Square Complex.  They allowed P45 to be creative with the... Read more » [... Read More]

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CaseWare IDEA

The objective was to relocate a long-term Client from a building which they had outgrown to a new facility which planned for their future and long-term growth. Through extensive planning and preliminary investigation, we were able to target potential areas of concern with the existing older shopping mall facility and incorporate these into the final... Read more » [... Read More]