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Climatic Design Inc. (CDI) is focused on providing services to architectural firms and individuals who care about energy and the environment. These services include Climate Analysis, Design Guidelines and Building Energy Modeling and simulation.

Climatic Design Inc. (CDI) is an invaluable resource to Architects and

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Climate Analysis

We can provide your firm a Climate Analysis to determine the ambient weather environmental condition in relation to human comfort and building design.

Design Guidelines

CDI proposes Green Architecture Design Guidelines as specific to each project’s region by leveraging extensive regional climatic analysis and implementing the building bio-climatic chart of the region.

Energy Modeling

An energy model or building simulation, is a tool for designers to “test drive” the energy performance of their building designs. It is also an analytical tool, which clearly identifies and prioritizes alternatives to optimize the design and to generate the highest savings within the budget and schedule of the project. (more…)

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Sample Project

East Baltimore Community School & Early Childhood Center

Project Location: 2100 Ashland Ave, Baltimore, Maryland Architecture Firm: Ragers Marvel Architects, PLLC, New York NY  Project description: The EBCS -ECC  is a complex structure of one and two-story buildings with 124,879 GSF of conditioned space. This complex consists of Early Child Care, Kindergarten, Family Resource Center, Library, Administration, K-8 School, Music and Art classes Auditorium, Food Service, and Gymnasium.

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Sample Project

Youth Detention Center

Project Location: Baltimore, Maryland Architecture Firm: PSA - Dewberry + Penza Bailey Architects, Baltimore, Maryland Project description: A three-story structure with a total of 10,121 GSF

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Sample Project

2235 Shannon Place Office Building

Project Location: 2235 Shannon Place SE, Washington, DC Architecture Firm: PGN Architects, PLLC. Washington, DC Project description: A Major Renovation Building, wit 86,541 GSF

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Sample Project

North Avenue Gateway Apartments

Project Location: Baltimore, Maryland Architecture Firm: CHO BENN HOLBACK + ASSOCIATES, Baltimore, Maryland Project description: Four story Residential Building with 52,317 GSF

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Architecture Design and the Built Environment

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We at Climatic Design Inc (CDI) believe architects have the most significant role in creation of our built environment. Ten critical decisions that a design team makes on a project: location of a building on a site building massing and geometry building orientation size of fenestration location of fenestration shading devices thermal properties of the […]

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Architects, Energy Consumption, and the Environment

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I believe architects have the most significant role in creation of our built environment. Decisions that the design teams make about: the location of a building on a site building size, shape, color and orientation size and location of fenestrations shading devices natural ventilation heating cooling and daylighting strategies … All have direct impact to […]

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How much do you care for the environment?

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I believe architects have the most significant role in creation of our built environment. Ten critical decisions that a design team makes on a project: location of a building on a site, building massing and geometry, orientation, size and location of fenestration, shading devices, thermal properties of the building envelope, natural ventilation, daylighting, and HVAC […]

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