Collaborative Design Process With Enscape Plug-In

Enscape Plug-in tool allows our entire protect team to review and make design decisions collectively.

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The Geometry of Sound Diffusion

With the goal of acoustically improving our FabLab, we are conducting a acoustical research study inhouse.

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Models in the Studio: Part II

2018 March 1 LEAVE A COMMENT

Our project alcoves are full of model studies, full-scale mock-ups and other artifacts of our design approach.

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A Holistic Approach to Façade Design

2018 February 22 LEAVE A COMMENT

Inventive thinking for façade design is paramount for the development of a sensitive piece of architecture.

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Models in the Studio

2018 February 1 LEAVE A COMMENT

Our project alcoves are full of model studies, full-scale mock-ups and other artifacts of our design approach.

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New Tutorial Videos Released for SkinDesigner Plugin

2017 December 4 LEAVE A COMMENT

We are proud to announce the launch of five new video tutorials of our publicly available SkinDesigner plugin for Grasshopper.

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Designing for LEED Platinum

2017 November 20 LEAVE A COMMENT

Located within Duke’s main science precinct, Environmental Hall stands as a model for high performance campus architecture.

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Beyond Homogeneity: Boston’s Solution

2017 October 24 LEAVE A COMMENT

Last year, we were honored to participate in Metropolis’s Think Tank series leading a discussion on breaking through the wave of homogenous architecture in Boston.

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Solar Benefit: A Key to Early Design Performance

2017 October 16 LEAVE A COMMENT

During the design process, our teams utilize solar radiation studies to help design energy efficient buildings.

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Do you dream in analog or digital?

2017 October 9 LEAVE A COMMENT

As we move into more virtual 3D environments, will this affect the way we imagine space?

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SkinDesigner Plugin for Grasshopper is now Available!

2017 September 29 LEAVE A COMMENT

Payette is happy to announce the first official release of the SkinDesinger plugin for Grasshopper!

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The Impact of Glazing on Winter Thermal Comfort

2017 September 20 LEAVE A COMMENT

Read our article on the Glazing and Winter Comfort Tool in this month’s Journal of the National Institute of Building Sciences.

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The Evolution of Payette’s Parametric Façade Tools

2017 September 14 LEAVE A COMMENT

As architectural expression, project parameters and building science are applied throughout the design process.

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Payette People at ABX: Part II

2017 September 13 1 COMMENT

Attending ABX 2017? Check out our sessions on career development and workplace culture.

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Using the Glazing and Winter Comfort Tool

2017 September 11 LEAVE A COMMENT

The Glazing and Winter Comfort Tool offers designers a simplified method for analyzing the comfort of their glazing design.

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2017 Building Simulation Conference

2017 August 18 LEAVE A COMMENT

Our Building Science Team presented two papers outlining the methods used within our Glazing and Winter Comfort Tool.

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Northeastern ISEC Featured in Architectural Record

2017 August 2 LEAVE A COMMENT

Architectural Record examines how lighting controls not only illuminate but enhance the way environments are used and inhabited.

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Modular Design in Small Healthcare Renovations

2017 August 1 LEAVE A COMMENT

We use our ability to make full scale mockups to bring the whole team to the table early in the design process.

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