Studio Overview

This engineering studio is specialised in building envelope design and technology.
The studio provides joint interdisciplinary services in all aspects of facade design, technology and energy efficiency.

RMJM Facade has over 25 years of experience across Europe, Asia and North America in all aspects of facade design. The studio acts as a support department for architects and developers from the earliest concept designs through the tender phase and throughout construction. Sustainability is at the core of RMJM Facade’s approach to building envelope design. As the facade of a building can determine its overall energy consumption, from the materials used and technologies utilised to the placement of windows relative to the direction of the sun, RMJM Facade’s holistic design approach ensures that every small detail is considered to produce designs that are as efficient and functional as they are sleek and elegant.


From the first pencil and paper sketches to the moment the physical building is unveiled, RMJM Facade are focused on the comfort of the people inside the building; they design spaces for people. For that reason, they have a strong focus on sustainability. In addition to their design support services, RMJM Facade also audits other facade companies and companies involved in the construction supply chain; a reflection of their ethos of the importance of facade design. 

Partnering with:

Integrated Design Process

Scope of services – Building envelope consultant


Curtain Wall




Interior Facade














Supply Chain






Our Bespoke Assets


We are passionate about design.
We add value by balancing design aspirations and the project commercial goals.
As such we create assets for our clients.

In addition to our in-house services, we provide tailored lead consultancy: a one stop shop selecting the optimum design team for the project type, location and budget.

Change Management Consultant

  • Auditing design and project management organisation and working procedure
  • Organisational Design
  • Process optimisation and implementation

Project Management & Strategy

  • Project execution plan & strategy
  • Installation strategy and WBS
  • Coordination with internal and external shareholders
  • Budget strategy, setup & monitoring
  • Project staffing and work allocation 
  • Claim Management
  • Value Engineering
  • Method Statement

Operation Management

  • Designing and controlling the procedure of production and supply chain efficiency
  • Quality assurance planning
  • Ensuring that business operation is effective in terms of customer requirements
  • Site quality inspection

Energy Consultant

  • Preliminary building energy consumption analysis
  • Daylight simulation
  • Provide the concept to lower the energy footprint and executing detailed energy consumption analysis
  • Investigate leading technologies for building system connectivity and integration

Design & Engineering

  • System design of curtain wall system in aluminium, steel, timber and composite material
  • Concept and schematic design
  • Preliminary to final design
  • Building physics to thermal & condensation and acoustic
  • Structural simulation and calculation
  • System design validation in 3D
  • Visual mockup VMU planning and coordination with shareholders
  • Performance mockup PMU planning and coordination with LAB and shareholders
  • Material proposals and submission
  • 3D Building Information Model
  • Bill of materials
  • 2D fabrication documents
  • 3D fabrication model
  • Labels for packing and transport
  • RFID Component Tracking
  • CAD / CAM / PMI communication
  • Production facility layout planning

Teaching & Coaching

  • Implementing design ability
  • Supporting and coaching leadership in design management
  • Building and coaching design leadership and competence
  • Design culture to create awareness and recognition of design
  • Building design strategy
  • Design ability to future market trends
  • Lead and drive process optimisation to lower operation cost
  • Improve profitability and performance
  • Implementation communication roles and sharing platform
  • Auditing product and development process
  • R&D market implementation and market research
  • Regional alignment to design standards and system alignment
  • Emphasising the strategic thinking to ensure the organisation stays ahead of the competition

Contact details

Facade Studio Germany

FInschstraße 53
Frankfurt am Main

: +49 172 206 9852
: [email protected]

Facade Studio Shanghai

Suite C3-302
700 Yishan Rd
Xuhi District Shangai

: +86 135 8560 0980
: [email protected]

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