CTBUH Silver Member

Gradient Wind Engineering Inc.


Member Since: 2013

Member Offices: Ottawa

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.

Fields of Expertise

Engineering, Other; Structural Engineering; Wind Engineering

Membership details

Membership Level


Member Since


Member Offices

  • Ottawa




Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Never Completed




Competition Entry


Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation


Under Demolition



One Bloor Street East

257.3 m / 844 ft


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234.2 m / 768 ft


Telus Sky

221.3 m / 726 ft


252 East 57th Street

217.9 m / 715 ft


Jersey City Urby

213.5 m / 700 ft


L Tower

205 m / 673 ft


ÏCE Condominiums at York Centre 1

202.3 m / 664 ft


1133 West Georgia

187.8 m / 616 ft


Brentwood One

186.2 m / 611 ft


Brentwood Two

186.2 m / 611 ft

Building Completions Timeline


Global News

15 November 2019

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Global News

07 May 2019

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Global News

29 April 2020

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Associated companies

Gradient Microclimate Engineering Inc.


150 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

7 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential, 41 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete, 49 Buildings

* Based on 150 m+ buildings currently in the database.


*Based on 61 Completed & Under Construction Buildings

Building Completions Timeline


Construction Time Chart

NOTE: Construction start time is not available for all buildings. The average construction time is only displayed if there is three or more buildings with construction start and complete data in that year.


Gross-to-Net Height

NOTE: Gross-to-Net Height is defined as architectural height minus height of highest occupied floor. Therefore, the Gross-to-Net Height is only calculated for buildings that have both the architectural height and the highest occupied floor height recorded.