Project Portfolio  /  
Vancouver House

Services: Wind Loading of Buildings and Structures, Cladding Pressures, Pedestrian Comfort, Snow Drifting and Accumulation

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The L Tower

Services: Wind Loading of Buildings and Structures, Cladding Pressures, Pedestrian Comfort, Balcony Comfort, Snow and Ice Accumulation on Cladding, Monitoring of Building Motion, Supplemental Damping of Buildings and Structures

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Ottawa Convention Centre

Services: Cladding Pressures, Pedestrian Comfort, Roof Snow Loading, Snow and Ice Accumulation on Cladding, Indoor Acoustics, ECA Approval

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One Bloor

Services: Wind Loading of Buildings and Structures, Cladding Pressures, Net Wind Loads on Balcony Guards, Pedestrian Comfort, Monitoring of Building Motion, Supplemental Damping of Buildings and Structures

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Lansdowne Park Redevelopment

Services: Wind Loading of Buildings and Structures on Roofs Above Stands, Snow and Ice Loading on Roofs Above Stands, Pedestrian Comfort in Stands and Surrounding Areas, Snow Drifting and Accumulation at Grade, Scoreboard Wind Loads

Our Services

Wind Engineering

Modern structures featuring complex geometries, lightweight materials, and long spans experience environmental loads related to wind, snow, ice, and thermal effects that are often of critical importance. Utilizing GWE’s in-house physical modelling capabilities, sophisticated numerical simulation software, and an on-site wind tunnel facility, our dedicated staff of engineers and technologists are poised to apply their unique skills, experience, and imagination to help projects succeed.

Sound and Vibrations

Buildings generate and receive sound and vibrations from a variety of sources. Our experienced staff of engineers and technologists utilizes three-dimensional modelling software and full-scale field monitoring equipment to understand problems and develop practical solutions.

About GWE

Gradient Wind Engineering is committed to providing expertise in all aspects of wind engineering, structural vibrations, and acoustics. At GWE, we have assembled a strong team of experienced, skilled, and dedicated engineers, technologists, and support staff to deliver added value to our clients through exceptional and timely services.