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Headquartered in Halifax, Scientext Technical Writing Ltd. is proud to offer exceptional, evidence-based architectural specifications to offices locally and across Canada, cost-effectively, and when you need it. Services are easy to use and provided electronically anywhere in Canada via the Internet. Relationships are comfortable and responsive.

World-class, field-tested architectural specifications developed over many years, numerous projects, and diverse jurisdictions function as our resource base. We offer an interactive process so that you retain full control of the design without the intense time investment and specialized skills required for quality specifications. Our on-demand service is available where and when you need it; we have adapted technology to work remotely, and have found that current technologies make distance support services easy and effective. Our services allow you to re-direct in-house resources to revenue-generating activity and lessen the burden on senior project leaders without overhead impact.

We study your designs as they evolve, listen to your ideas, take time to understand how your office likes to illustrate and detail your designs, and use our 30+ years of industry experience to deliver solutions that are completely in tune with how you work.

Our focus is on anticipating, preventing, and resolving quality management concerns. We are recognized for our technical expertise, product knowledge, and the quality of our work. Working with clients across Canada, we are proud to offer a valued specialization honed through working on numerous and varied projects, large and small, for major firms and the public sector. Technologically savvy, we address needs at any office, anywhere.

It is our privilege to specify Passive House designs. David Organ is a 2019 Passive House Canada member, and is honoured to be able to highlight the following Passive House project:

Ken Soble Tower Passive House Renewal Project, an ‘EnerPHit’ retrofit project to a 20-storey tower commissioned by CityHousing Hamilton for their residential building located at 500 Mac Nab Street, Hamilton, Ontario. Building Height: 55.13 meters. 20th-floor gross floor area: 94.73 sq.m. Architect: ERA Architects Inc.

Specifying LEED®Green Globes©and environmentally conscious projects since 2003.

Specifying Project-Specific Output Specifications (PSOS) for Public-Private Partnerships / Alternative Financing and Procurement (AFP) projects since 2006. We are a Corporate Member of The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships (CCPPP).

David Organ has passed and met the requirements for Certified Public-Private Partnerships (CP3P) Foundation.

CSA Z317.13 Certified | consulting stakeholders, Scientext™ specifies Division 01 project-specific special requirements for healthcare facilities addressing infection control during construction, renovation, and maintenance.

Scientext Technical Writing Ltd. is a RAIC Affiliate Organization.


David Organ is a Registered Specification Writer and has been a member of Construction Specifications Canada for over 20-years.


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