Category: Product

  • Updated microclimate analysis allows for intuitive insights into perceived temperature

    Great outdoor spaces encourage public life, inviting people of all ages and backgrounds to meet, play and socialize. Perhaps they might stroll along a promenade, linger for coffee on a café terrace, or simply just hang out on seating steps and people-watch. Especially in an urban context, good outdoor public spaces are essential for improving people’s […]

  • A look back on all the Spacemaker releases of 2022

    It’s that time of year again, where many of our team start to wind down for a well-deserved winter break. One of the great benefits of being a cloud-based product is that we release updates and new features as-and-when they are ready. This isn’t just nice for our product team, who can enjoy seeing the […]

  • Spacemaker’s rapid wind analysis offers instant insights into wind conditions

    Analyzing wind conditions on your site are essential to avoid your buildings creating unwanted wind impacts, making outdoor spaces unpleasant and even hazardous for pedestrians and cyclists. Spacemaker’s rapid wind analysis makes this process even faster and more fluid. Rapid wind predicts wind conditions instantaneously, giving you an immediate indication of how your building mass […]

  • Designing with energy efficiency in mind: Spacemaker launches rapid operational energy analysis

    Spacemaker adds to its powerful suite of sustainability solutions for designers to lower the environmental impact of their buildings with the release of its rapid operational energy analysis in beta. This visual, easy-to-use tool shows predicted operational energy in real time, helping architects and urban planners design with energy efficiency in mind. The new analysis […]

  • Design a Better Future with Spacemaker’s Suite of Sustainability Solutions 

    Cities consume more than two-thirds of the world’s energy and account for over 70% of global carbon emissions*. This means architects, real estate developers, and urban planners have an exceptional opportunity to mitigate the environmental impact of our cities by designing buildings and communities with sustainable outcomes in mind.  Sustainable outcomes are best achieved through a […]

  • A visualization showing simulated noise levels around a block of buildings

    Game-changing rapid noise analysis comes to Spacemaker

    After many months of research and development, we recently launched the rapid noise analysis. This predictive analysis and new AI-powered design tool complements our existing noise analysis that you’re already familiar with. What’s the difference between the two, you might be asking? To find out more, we caught up with Machine learning engineer and rapid […]

  • 2021 Wrapped: Every new feature and update we released

    We have managed to release an impressive 49 features to the product this year! Discover them all.

  • Designing better outdoor public spaces with Spacemaker

    Every great city needs wonderful parks, squares and rooftops that celebrate public life and invite people to linger.

  • Spacemaker launches Microclimate Analysis feature to combat urban heat islands

    Oslo, 5 October 2021: Spacemaker, an Autodesk company, is today releasing microclimate analysis, the first easy-to-use visual tool that allows planning and design professionals to correctly evaluate the thermal comfort of outdoor spaces, detect problematic areas, and simulate optimal solutions to make high impact, low-cost changes at an early stage, before any major design decisions are locked […]

  • Microclimate analysis comes to Spacemaker

    This powerful new analysis is a game changing tool for combatting urban heat islands and making urban areas liveable all year round.