Welcome to the Design2e News section. Here you will find our latest news, insights and white papers.

Wind studies for tall buildings – A developer’s guide

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Have you seen our new brochure which highlights the importance of wind studies for tall buildings and guides a developer through this important and necessary...

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Design2e, appointed on Leeds landmark development

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Design2e are delighted to have been appointed by Citylife to work on the Sky Gardens development, South Bank, Leeds. The team have worked on a number of Birmingham projects including Toybox, Lower...

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White Paper: Aerodynamic interference between high-rise buildings in dense Development

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Authors: Andrzej Flaga, Aleksander Pistol, Renata Kłaput, Łukasz Flaga For the 15th International Conference on Wind Engineering Beijing, China; September 1-6, 2019 ABSTRACT: This paper focuses on...

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White Paper: Wind Action on a High-Rise Building of a Typical Shape – Model Tests in Wind Tunnel

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Authors: Aleksander Pistol, Renata Klaput, Andrzej Flaga Abstract: This paper focuses on wind tunnel model tests conducted at Wind Engineering Laboratory of Cracow University of Technology in order...

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White Paper: Spatial Averaging Approach for Determining Wind Pressures and Forces on High-Rise Buildings.

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Authors: Aleksander Pistol, Bartosz Kiesiewicz, Andrzej Flaga Publisher: WIT Press Abstract The paper describes wind tunnel model tests conducted at Wind Engineering Laboratory of Cracow University...

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Talking Tall Buildings with Dave Tyson

by Design2e

The inaugural Design2e podcast looks at Tall Buildings with Dave Tyson sharing his experience and expertise in high rise buildings.  Topics covered include: The real constraints for high rise...

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The Rise of Tall Buildings – Valuing the Structural Engineer

by Design2e

The recent discussions around The Steinway Tower, which many cite as New York City’s most slender skyscraper in the world were highlighted by Evan Davis in his recent PM show when he spoke with...

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Toybox – 2 years on

by Design2e

As an engineer, there are certain projects which continue to impress even after they’re completed. For me, Toybox is one of those, it combined both stunning looks with an ingenious design that...

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Building Awards 2020

by Design2e

We are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted as a finalist in this year’s Building Awards. We entered the Diversity Award: Making a Difference category which is new for 2020....

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Procure Partnerships Framework Success

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Design2e has been successfully appointed to the new Procure Partnerships Professional Services Framework that focusses on delivering public sector projects. This is a 4-year framework running from...

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New Civil Engineer (NCE) Awards 2020

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The NCE have released their Companies of the Year Awards 2020 shortlist and we are excited to announce that we have been shortlisted in three categories: · Excellence in Engineering Design· Impact...

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