EUROBUILD and GRAPHISOFT scoop ‘Sustainable Design Project of the Year’ at Green IT Awards
LONDON, May 30, 2012 -- GRAPHISOFT®, the global leader in Building Information Modeling (BIM) solutions for architects, has announced that The Rural Regeneration Centre at Hadlow College, created by James Anwyl from EUROBUILD©, has won the Green IT Award for Sustainable Design Project of the Year.
Designed using GRAPHISOFT’s market leading BIM and energy assessment tools, ARCHICAD® and EcoDesigner™, the Rural Regeneration Centre was recognized by the Green IT judges at a recent award ceremony at London Zoo in Regents Park. The Green IT awards seek to reward organizations that have demonstrated originality and innovation in ‘green’ solutions, products and policies.
Commenting on their success at the awards, Joy Stevenson, Director of Marketing at GRAPHISOFT UK, said, “The Rural Regeneration Centre at Hadlow College, created by James Anwyl of EUROBUILD, using ARCHICAD® and EcoDesigner™ truly demonstrates to the industry the depth of possibilities with ‘Green Architecture’. To date, the Centre has been awarded Passivhaus certification, the first educational establishment in the UK to achieve this accolade, and has won the Environmental Project of the Year at the Construction Computing Awards. Therefore, to also receive recognition from the judges at the Green IT Awards is a great honor and we would like to thank them for taking the time to recognize this unique project.”
GRAPHISOFT® ignited the BIM revolution in 1984 with ARCHICAD®, the industry first BIM software for architects. GRAPHISOFT continues to lead the industry with innovative solutions such as its revolutionary BIMcloud®, the world’s first real-time BIM collaboration environment; EcoDesigner™, the world’s first fully BIM-integrated “GREEN” design solution; and BIMx®, the world’s leading mobile app for BIM visualization. GRAPHISOFT is part of the Nemetschek Group.