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GRAPHISOFT's ARCHICAD 23 and BIMx win AIA ‘Best of Show’ awards

BUDAPEST, June 27, 2019 – GRAPHISOFT, the leading Building Information Modeling software solution for architects and designers, has been recognized with two Best of Show awards in the BIM and Innovation categories by Architosh, a leading online publication dedicated to CAD/BIM/AEC software professionals and students. The awards were announced based on software and technology that was exhibited at this year’s AIA National Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada, June 6-7.

BEST of SHOW awards 2019

In the BIM category, Architosh editor Anthony Frausto-Robledo, AIA, LEED AP, recognized the innovations that make GRAPHISOFT’s award-winning software the leader in BIM software solutions. “Architects on ARCHICAD 23 will gain a substantial computational design ecosystem from the world of Rhino-Grasshopper, with world-class analysis tools and much more,” said Anthony Frausto-Robledo. “This may help more architects embrace computational design and the many benefits that come with it,” he added.

In the Innovation category, GRAPHISOFT was recognized for its next-gen BIMx engine. “Seeing BIMx’s patented dynamic drawings-to-BIM-model section technology working on the web browser was exciting. As mentioned when BIMx was first introduced years ago, it makes the relationship between drawings and BIM models extremely tangible,” said Anthony Frausto-Robledo. “BIMx in the browser will also support game console controller support; it massively democratizes BIM while simultaneously supporting game-ification features that make the experience of interacting with BIM models very charming and engaging.”

“We are proud to be recognized by AEC technology analysts,” said Akos Pfemeter, Vice President for Global Marketing at GRAPHISOFT. “We value their feedback as it helps us continue to do what we do best: develop best-in-class software solutions for architects and designers.”

The BEST of SHOW awards are designed to recognize the most interesting and promising technologies making an impact on architectural practice in the United States and globally.

About ARCHICAD

GRAPHISOFT ARCHICAD is the architects’ BIM software of choice. Natively available for both Windows® and Macintosh®, ARCHICAD offers a complete end-to-end design and documentation workflow for architectural and design practices of any size. According to user and analyst reviews, ARCHICAD is the easiest to learn and most fun to use. ARCHICAD’s unique multi-threaded software architecture offers best-in-class software performance for projects of any size.

About BIMx

GRAPHISOFT BIMx is the most popular BIM presentation and coordination app on both the iPad and iPhone, and on Android phones and tablets. BIMx features the 'BIM Hyper-model' – a unique concept that helps non-professionals easily explore the BIM project by superimposing 2D plans on 3D model views. Real-time model cut-throughs, in-context measuring and project markups in the model context make BIMx your best on-site BIM companion.

About BIMcloud

GRAPHISOFT BIMcloud is the industry’s first and most technologically advanced team collaboration solution. Featuring its unique, patented “Delta Server” technology, BIMcloud enables secure, real-time teamwork between members of the project team, regardless of the size of the design project, the location of the offices, or the speed of the Internet connection. BIMcloud is available both in private and public cloud configurations.

About GRAPHISOFT

GRAPHISOFT® ignited the BIM revolution in 1984 with ARCHICAD®, the industry-first BIM software for architecture. GRAPHISOFT continues to lead the industry with innovative solutions such as its revolutionary BIMcloud®, the world’s first real-time BIM collaboration environment; and BIMx®, the world’s leading mobile app for lightweight access to BIM for non-professionals. GRAPHISOFT is part of the Nemetschek Group. www.graphisoft.com