Knowledge

How often, how bad, how much? Data-driven design for managing windblown rain.

Rain infiltration illustration

A new article by RWDI’s Suresh Kumar and Rahul P.S. examines how site-specific climate analysis helps ensure long-term building performance on the Indian subcontinent. Suresh and Rahul explain the tools and techniques we use at RWDI to anticipate and manage the effects of the drenching windblown rains that come with the annual cyclone season and monsoon, both in terms of façade performance and providing protection for building occupants and pedestrians passing by.

Read the article here.

Rain at Mumbai station