ARCHICAD Awarded for Excellence in IT at Interbuild 2000
Graphisoft Impresses Both Attendees and Organizers of One of Europe's Largest Construction Industry Shows
Birmingham, England - June 1, 2000 - Graphisoft, a leading provider of software solutions to the architectural profession and building industry worldwide, received the IT for Construction Award at Interbuild 2000 in the UK for its flagship architectural design product, ARCHICAD.
Says András Haidekker, managing director of Graphisoft UK, "We are honored to receive this award, as it confirms ARCHICAD as the leading architectural CAD solution in the construction industry. ARCHICAD and the Virtual Building concept generated a great deal of excitement during the show, illustrating the shift in interest toward 3D model-based solutions in building design."
The five-day Interbuild show is held bi-annually at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham. More than 2,000 companies took part in Interbuild 2000, May 21-26, including Graphisoft, who presented the powerful new features of ARCHICAD 6.5, and its link with Cymap UK's heating, ventilation and air-condition design software. Integrated with ARCHICAD, Cymap's CADLink software successfully demonstrated the superiority of 3D model-based building design.
The awards, sponsored by Construction Plus, were given to eleven other exhibitors at the show in categories such as Doors and Windows, Building Services and Total Lighting.
Graphisoft is a leading provider of computer-aided design (CAD) software solutions for the architectural profession and the building industry. Founded in 1982, Graphisoft is ranked today among the largest AEC CAD software developers in the world, with 12 offices all over the world in addition to its headquarters. Graphisoft's flagship product, ARCHICAD, is used by more than 75,000 architects worldwide and distributed in 25 languages and 80 countries. Shares of Graphisoft are traded on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange Neuer Markt under the symbol GPH. More information about Graphisoft is available at www.graphisoft.com.