Graphisoft releases ArchiCAD Start Edition 2011

Graphisoft announced the release of ArchiCAD Star(t) Edition 2011 German and Austrian versions on January 18. The start edition is the latest release of Graphisoft’s entry-level BIM solution. The new ArchiCAD STAR(T) Edition 2011 is based on the Virtual Building technology of ArchiCAD 14, but with a feature set and pricce tailored to the needs of small architectural practices, home builders, and building contractors. ArchiCAD STAR(T) Edition 2011 contains all the tools... Read More

EcoDesigner Awarded by World Architecture News (WAN)

Graphisoft Eco Designer Graphisoft’s EcoDesigner energy modeler software has been Highly Commended by World Architecture News (WAN) at the annual WAN Product Awards 2010. The winners were announced on January 17 in collaboration with the BAU trade fair in Munich. The WAN Product of the Year Award is a unique, worldwide award scheme to showcase new and innovative products, materials and details available from the construction industry. This year the awards had a lot of product... Read More


Isler House in New Zealand. Architect: Dave Chisholm EcoDesigner EcoDesigner is an add-on to ArchiCAD that enables the leveraging of data from a building information model for a topic of current interest: evaluation of the energy consumption and energy conservation of a building. This article first discusses the work process used with the program and then comments on a trial run. With EcoDesigner, architects are now able to assess the energy economy of a building in a feasible... Read More

User experiences in the 1/2010 issue

Novo Orlovsky by In the latest issue of ArchiMAG, we published an interview with Michał Kazłowski and Joanna Wachowicz – two Polish architects from Archi-Med Sollers. Novo Orlovsky, a proposed new suburb in Russia is presented in another article. This plan is stunning in it’s size and was intended to house nearly 30 000 people. A fascinating restaurant is presented in the article “A restaurant in a tree”. Another article shares some... Read More

Graphisoft webinars: Architectural Record webinars coming up

”Combining BIM with Alternative Project Delivery” Time: 30 September, 2:00 pm EDT Find out more: “Open BIM Collaboration with ArchiCAD 14 & Tekla Structures” Time: 23 November 8.00 AM – 9.30 AM GMT (London), 3.00 AM – 4.30 AM (New York), 7.00 PM – 8.30 PM (Sydney) 16.00 PM – 17.30 PM GMT (London), 11.00 AM – 12.30 PM (New York), Nov 24, 3.00 AM – 4.30 AM (Sydney)  Read More

Graphisoft webinar: ArchiCAD 14: Open Design Collaboration

Graphisoft organizes a webinar on ArchiCAD 14 and Open Design Collaboration. Time: 22 October, 12:00 EDT Find out more:  Read More