Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

About GWE

Gradient Wind had its origins in 1996 as a local consulting company in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. The company has grown to a staff of over 30 experienced engineers and technologists, supported with company-owned state-of-the-art equipment, model fabrication tools, physical wind tunnels, and computer simulation software.

Through its reputation for reliability and excellence, it has expanded its services to major cities across North America. Gradient Wind has amassed a broad range of experience from small direct-to-client projects to large and multifaceted developments as part of international design teams.

Gradient Wind's focus is service excellence and adding value to its clients’ projects. Gradient Wind is committed to providing clients with exceptional service and practical, innovative solutions, focused on the project objectives.

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CTBUH 2015 New York Conference Gold Sponsor

26-30 Oct 2015, Conference Sponsor – After a post-recession hiatus in tall building construction in many…

CTBUH Resources Involving GWE

Award Winners & Award of Excellence Recipients

The CTBUH Awards recognize projects and individuals that have made extraordinary contributions to the advancement of tall buildings and the urban environment, and that achieve sustainability at the highest and broadest level.

Award of Excellence

GWE Tall Building Facts

150m+ Buildings 16 Completed3 Under Constr.
300m+ Buildings None
Average Building Age 4 Years
Most Common Function residential, 16 Buildings
Most Common Material Concrete, 19 Buildings
Building Functions
Building Materials

All building-related facts are for 150m+ buildings currently in the database.

Tall Buildings Involving GWE

1   One Bloor Street East 2017 257 m Toronto
2   ÏCE Condominiums at York Centre 2 2015 234 m Toronto
3   Telus Sky 2019 222 m Calgary
4   252 East 57th Street 2016 218 m New York City
5   Jersey City Urby 2016 213 m Jersey City
6   L Tower 2015 205 m Toronto
7   ÏCE Condominiums at York Centre 1 2014 202 m Toronto
8   1133 West Georgia 2016 188 m Vancouver
9   Brentwood One 2019 186 m Burnaby
10   Brentwood Two 2019 186 m Burnaby
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.

The building list and facts show buildings involving Gradient Microclimate Engineering Inc., Gradient Wind Engineering Inc.