Johnston, RI

Project Type:



100,000 SF


Margulies Peruzzi Architects

SIMULIA is a Rhode Island high tech success story. Founded in 1978, SIMULIA is a world-renowned brand of Dassault Systémes. The multi-million dollar renovation of the former FM Global building into a multi-tenant office complex dubbed Northwoods, provides SIMULIA’s global research and development center with state-of-the-art facilities – with room to grow. The 246 acre campus and building includes unique amenities on par with world-leading software companies to attract and retain local and global employees. With the goal of achieving LEED certification, the building incorporates sustainable materials and energy saving technologies, a large client conference center for customer training,an employee “hub” with a lounge and café, a game room, outdoor soccer field, basketball court, full-service fitness center, a cafeteria, and video/teleconferencing capabilities to support real-time global collaboration.