Hôpital du Sacré-Cœur-de-Montréal expansion showcased in the new Panorama magazine, published by the AAPPQ


The AAPPQ’s reference manual has been renewed to become Panorama, a magazine application bringing together the Association’s repertoire, interviews, and a selection of 25 Québécois architectural projects, including the recent Hôpital du Sacré-Cœur-de-Montréal expansion. Benoit Laforest, Principal Partner at Provencher_Roy; and Maryse Barrette, Principal Partner at Yelle Maillé present the Hôpital du Sacré-Cœur-de-Montréal project in […]

The Hélène Desmarais Building opening marks HEC Montréal’s long-awaited return downtown


On September 15, 2023, HEC Montréal inaugurated its new downtown campus, the Hélène Desmarais Building, marking a return to the district where it was founded in 1907. Situated adjacent to the business community, the new pavilion facilitates interaction with economic leaders, in addition to increasing the School’s admissions capacity, offering executive training and research spaces […]

Philippe Haumesser is named Senior Director of Operations


We congratulate Philippe on his new position as Senior Director of Operations. Having joined Provencher_Roy in the fall of 2022 as interim CFO, Philippe assumed his new role on July 1. Philippe will be responsible for overseeing and coordinating the firm’s support services (finance, human resources and information technology). He will lead these teams to […]

The Port of Montréal Tower: a new icon for the city


The Port of Montréal Tower is now ready to open its doors to visitors. A signature Provencher_Roy project, this new 65-metre-high attraction pays homage to the Port’s industrial past, while creating a unique landmark for Montréalers and tourists. It therefore constitutes the crowning jewel of the “Grand Quai”, an elegant final touch that completes the […]

Claude Provencher awarded the 2023 RAIC Gold Medal posthumously


The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) awards ceremony was held May 5, in Calgary. Claude Provencher’s wife Lucie Bouthillette received the Gold Medal on his behalf. Sonia Gagné, Principal Partner Architect; Nicolas Demers-Stoddart, Partner Architect; and Claude Bourbeau, President of Provencher_Roy, were also in attendance. Claude Provencher co-founded Provencher_Roy with Michel Roy in 1983. […]

Claude Provencher: recipient of the OAQ Medal of Merit


The OAQ awards of excellence ceremony was held Friday, April 21, in Montréal. In attendance were Lucie Bouthillette, Claude’s spouse, in addition to the principal partners, including Sonia Gagné, Roch Cayouette, Benoit Laforest, and Claude Bourbeau, President of Provencher_Roy. In 1983, Claude co-founded Provencher_Roy alongside Michel Roy. A firm believer in the architect’s role in […]

Construction work officially kicks off at the new Hôpital de Vaudreuil-Soulanges


On February 10, Québec Minister of Health Christian Dubé announced the beginning of work on the new Hôpital Vaudreuil-Soulanges. As Advocate Architect of the project, Provencher_Roy et Yelle Maillé architectes in joint venture is fully immersed in the hospital programming and real estate solution of the historic construction. In fact, this hospital project constitutes the […]

First LEED Fellow recognition for a Quebec architect


LEED Fellows represent the top of their fields in green building design, engineering and development. Montréal, Québec – Friday, September 16, 2022 – Provencher_Roy’s Guillaume Martel, Architect and Partner, has been 2022 LEED Fellow by the Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI). Guillaume is among 20 professionals who represent exceptional practitioners and leaders within the green building […]

Reception Pavilion of Québec’s National Assembly wins International Architecture Awards 2022 for Excellence


The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design (in partnership with the European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies) has awarded the International Architecture Awards 2022 to the Reception Pavilion of Québec’s National Assembly in the Government Buildings category. The design of the Reception Pavilion revolutionizes how citizens participate in their democracy. It […]