Tag: computational building engineering

Meet Rubin

Hi! I’m Rubin Doing field research in the Philippines with a laser During the study trip I learned from locals about their vernacular (traditional) architecture and why they use certain design elements. I also helped working at the building site of Finch Floating Home to experience how Philippine work ethics come around. From the TU […]

Meet Martijn

Hi! I’m Martijn Project ‘Sunday evening’ Fast forward to a few weeks later and I’m sitting in the OMRT office to use my skills within the market. It turns out that I can bring great additional value to the existing processes of real estate developers and architects, but also that there is still plenty to […]

APE Kickoff!

On the first of February, Andreja, Merijn de Leur from RHDHV, and Jasper organised the first Association of Parametric Engineers day. It was very successful and around 30 parametreers showed up. It was organised in the factory hall of CEAD Group, the producer of the largest composite additive 3D printer in the world. It was […]

Video: Future Makers

Wednesday the 21st of December, Andreja and Jasper had the honour to present OMRT @The Faculty of Architecture in the great Orange hall. The theme of the presentation was ‘shaping the future’, the presentation is part of a year-long competition organised by Stylos, the study association of the Faculty of Architecture. Thank you for inviting […]


As Startup, it is important to keep everyone aligned in their long term and short term goals. Therefore, OMRT uses OMRTeamDays for better understanding and team-bonding. The first OMRTeamDay had the goal of defining the definition-of-done for our products and the code of conduct for working at OMRT. And last but not least, Sinterklaas also […]

New graduate: Rubin

This week, Rubin Spittka started his graduation thesis @ OMRT in collaboration with Finch Floating Homes. Rubin graduates from the master Civil Engineering, track Building Engineering, specialization in structural design. The Thesis Subject is: “Design strategies for climate responsive,  typhoon resilient, standard housing in Manila Bay area, the Philippines. Specified to local vernacular architecture by […]

Opening day Carbonblue – World of Walas

Yesterday, OMRT visited the opening day of the sustainable office of CarbonBlue in Kloosterweg 1, Heerlen, Netherlands. The CarbonBlue project at Dudoc Parkstad (project here) has a roofed in parking lot with 3500 solar panels installed. CarbonBlue will meet approximately 36% of the energy requirements for Carbon6,  it will produce approximately 900,000 kWh per year and reduce CO2 by […]

Hosting the ‘Taboeloos Innoveren’ event

Wednesday, Andreja and Jasper were the hosts at Studio Desmet in Amsterdam of the Peoplehouse network event “Taboo-less Innovation”. The event had a debate as main act for which Peoplehouse asked omrt in combination with Ronald Lewerissa and Wouter Kersten from Generous Minds to host this event.

The Homeride escorts

Still tired, we are proud to announce that we were able to participate as the escorts @ the Homeride .  The Homeride is a 500km cycling tour that is organised by the Ronald McDonald housing organisation in the Netherlands as a benefit-event. This year, a total sum of € 1.101.070 was collected!! The ride takes up to […]