An early stage CFD wind study detects any outdoor comfort issues for a new hotel in a tropical climate.
Orbital Stack confirms that a climate-responsive building design will meet a City’s wind guidelines through early stage CFD analysis.
Early designs for a proposed condo development are optimized to keep pedestrians comfortable using Orbital Stack’s climate insights.
RWDI wind engineers outline when a CFD wind study using Orbital Stack is ideal for early stage building designs.
Beyond the obvious public health crisis, the pandemic exposed the fragility of many of our systems and economies.
The COVID crisis changed our customers’ needs. Here’s how Ventures pivoted without compromising our core values and mission.
Creating great cities through high-performance buildings has always been a driving passion at RWDI. But such ambitious design requires thoughtful consideration from many perspectives—environmental, engineering and humanistic.
A focus on user experience changed the game. Now, companies who embrace “PX” will gain the next competitive advantage.
As cities grapple with the effects of climate change and increased density, forward-looking designers and city planners consider how urban spaces — and the buildings within them — can be the climate-positive communities desired by both citizens and business.
When I tell people the RWDI Ventures team is a group of ecopreneurs, the second part usually clicks first: we’re entrepreneurs. We have a strong track record of building disruptive, product-driven tech companies.
When I first joined at RWDI in 1988, two things were clear. First, we were world-leading experts in climate engineering and the built environment. Equally important, we combined a drive for business success – our own and our clients’ – with a deep awareness of how our projects would interact with the natural world.