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Structure Magazine: 'Rising to the Clouds with Confidence: Jeddah Tower'

The Upper-Level Wind Climate Assessment for the Jeddah Tower

Structure Magazine highlights our work to help Jeddah Tower's design architects (Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture) and structural engineers (Thornton Tomasetti) understand the wind effects on the building expected to soon be the world's tallest at over 1 kilometer high.

"The challenge RWDI faced was that nobody had actually studied, in detail, what a windstorm does at such extreme heights above the earth’s surface." Jon Galsworthy

Read the full story here.