Research and Studies
Ramboll’s conducts a range of research to support the company’s longstanding commitments to enabling sustainable societal development and being at the forefront of technical innovation.
Revealing what makes cities liveableIn the first survey of its kind, Danes have been asked what makes a city attractive for them to live in. The results provide a stronger foundation and practical recommendations for decision-makers in Denmark and globally to improve quality of life in cities. Read more
Nordic inspiration to social, environmental and technological challengesThe ‘Nordic Ways’ research initiative, which has been conducted by US-based SAIS Johns Hopkins University, explores various business, cultural and societal aspects of what it means to be Nordic and how these “ways” might serve to inspire the US and other countries. Read more
Tracking innovation in the construction sectorTo support continued innovation and insights into sustainable development in the construction sector, Ramboll conducts a survey of Nordic real estate and construction experts every two years. Read more
Blue Green Infrastructure benefits and implementationA major study into Blue Green Infrastructure (BGI) has been conducted by Ramboll in conjunction with National University of Singapore, Zeppelin University in Germany, Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The research reveals the main benefits of BGI in the context of liveable cities and provides practical recommendations for implementation. Read more
Sustainable societal development in Arctic citiesDrawing on 30 years’ experience in the Arctic region, Ramboll conducted a study of six Arctic cities in four countries. The aim of the study was to provide insight into the dynamics of urban development and the strategic options for decision makers in the region to facilitate sustainable societal development. Read more
Research funded by the Ramboll FoundationWithin research and education, the Ramboll Foundation focuses on the technical and natural science areas as well as sociological research given Ramboll’s brand as sustainable society consultants and focus on the interface between technological progress on societies. Read more
Primary focus areas include technical, natural science and sociological research as well as the impact of technological progress on societies.