Category: Industry & Insights


  • “A digitalized, data-driven and iterative workflow is the future of urban planning”

    “A digitalized, data-driven and iterative workflow is the future of urban planning”

    How generative design can become a real game-changer for the AEC industry. ‍ We recently launched Explore on the Spacemaker platform, the next generation of our generative design feature, which opens up many new opportunities for architects and urban planners. Explore marks a significant evolution of the software, and the journey to this point has […]


  • Early stage daylight analysis with Spacemaker

    Early stage daylight analysis with Spacemaker

    Over the last year, we at Spacemaker have researched, developed, and implemented daylight analysis for the early stages of urban planning. Over the next months, we will release a series of blog posts about daylight, in which we describe in more detail how the analysis works within the Spacemaker platform and the reasoning behind the […]


  • Analyzing environmental noise in Spacemaker

    Analyzing environmental noise in Spacemaker

    The presence of noise, or lack thereof, is one of the most important factors contributing to the well-being of urban inhabitants. In recent years, a significant number of studies have shown the severe adverse effects of noise pollution on human health; rapid urbanization means this threat will only grow. We at Spacemaker want to change […]


  • AHO students bring their creativity to Spacemaker

    AHO students bring their creativity to Spacemaker

    What happens when you give two assignments to six talented students and provide them with just three weeks to develop concepts? Our collaboration with The Oslo School of Architecture and Design put everyone to the test — and ended with extraordinary results. Late last year, we introduced Spacemaker to the Digital Service Experience class at The Oslo […]


  • Three Takeaways from Spacemaker’s Parking Research

    Three Takeaways from Spacemaker’s Parking Research

    There are over 1 billion cars in the world today and, according to the International Energy Association, this number will likely triple by 2050. At the same time, real estate prices in major cities continue to climb, making the necessary construction of new places to park prohibitively expensive. With this in mind, how can we […]


  • Testing an urban concept with Spacemaker’s AI platform

    Testing an urban concept with Spacemaker’s AI platform

    Asplan Viak, a Norwegian engineering consultancy, suggested in their report, Bergensregionen 2040, that for the Bergen region to grow sustainably it should prioritize an upgrade of the railroad connecting Bergen and Voss. They estimated that Voss could grow in population by as much as 300% over the next 20 years; the upgrade would cut the […]