CTBUH Gold Member

RWDI

About

Member Since: 1986

Member Offices: Guelph, Miami, Milton Keynes, Shanghai, Thiruvananthapuram

Website: http://www.rwdi.com/

RWDI is an international specialty consulting engineering firm that uses a variety of engineering, computing, and scientific capabilities to help designers create comfortable environments and high performance buildings and structures.

As a company dedicated to delivering knowledge-based solutions and strategies to their clients in architecture, engineering, masterplanning and property development, they focus on continuous improvement, state-of-the-art systems and procedures, accountability, and attention to clients that exceeds their expectations.

“Making complicated issues simple” is more than a phrase they use: it is their mission! They aim to be accessible and responsive. Indeed it is their vision to deliver an unrivalled client experience.

Fields of Expertise

Engineering, Other; Environmental Engineering; Wind Engineering

Membership details

Membership Level

Gold

Member Since

1986

Member Offices

  • Guelph

  • Miami

  • Milton Keynes

  • Shanghai

  • Thiruvananthapuram

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Jeddah Tower

1000 m / 3,281 ft

2

Burj Khalifa

828 m / 2,717 ft

3

Merdeka PNB118

644 m / 2,113 ft

4

Shanghai Tower

632 m / 2,073 ft

5

Ping An Finance Center

599.1 m / 1,965 ft

6

Lotte World Tower

554.5 m / 1,819 ft

7

One World Trade Center

541.3 m / 1,776 ft

8

Guangzhou CTF Finance Centre

530 m / 1,739 ft

9

CITIC Tower

527.7 m / 1,731 ft

10

TAIPEI 101

508 m / 1,667 ft

Awards

One Thousand Museum

Award of Excellence: One Thousand Museum

Best Tall Building 200-299 meters 2021

Ctbuh Leaders

Xiangdong Du

Xiangdong Du

CTBUH Expert Chinese Translation Committee, 2014 – Present

Shanghai

John Kilpatrick

John Kilpatrick

CTBUH Expert Peer Review Committee, 2014 – Present

Toronto

Duncan Phillips

Duncan Phillips

CTBUH Working Group: MEP, 2018 – Present

Toronto

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

06 November 2014

Fazlur R. Khan Lifetime Achievement Award: Wind Engineering the World’s Tallest

Peter Irwin, one of the founding partners of Rowan Williams Davies and Irwin Inc. (RWDI), has led wind engineering on many of the world’s tallest...

Research

17 October 2016

Plot 17-18 Project: Tall Building Design in “Moscow City”

Renaissance Construction is one of the common development companies in Russia, planning to build a mixed-use project within Moscow City, a new development area along...

Global News

10 February 2021

Two Tower Toronto Proposal Reworked

Originally filed in March 2019, Marlin Spring Developments recently submitted revised applications to the City of Toronto for Zoning By-law Amendments to redevelopment a site...