Effective ARCHICAD remote working during a pandemic

As coronavirus continues to spread, employees might be asked to work from home. Therefore, employers should look at reviewing possible remote working. But not everyone is prepared to get their work done remotely. Evaluate what software, information and other resources you will need to access in order to maintain your productivity. In recent days we have received more and more... more

Waugh Thistleton use ARCHICAD for Ground Breaking Modular Housing Scheme

Established in 1997 Waugh Thistleton Architects is a London based architectural studio producing thoughtful and sustainable projects. The studio is a world leader in engineered timber and pioneer in the field of tall timber buildings. Architect Waugh Thistleton was chosen by Swan Housing Association to deliver a 100% affordable housing scheme. Waugh Thistleton and Watts Grove This... more

25th Birthday Sustainable Project Award

Our 25th Birthday Awards recognise leading architectural studios, design collaborations and project sharing best practice; inspiring others to adopt model based design and better ways of working that deliver outstanding results. The following projects have been shortlisted for the Applecore Designs Sustainable Project Award with the winner being announced on 19 March 2020. Eurobuild... more

25th Birthday Renovation-Retrofit Project Award

Our 25th Birthday Awards recognise leading architectural studios, design collaborations and project sharing best practice; inspiring others to adopt model based design and better ways of working that deliver outstanding results. The following projects have been shortlisted for the Applecore Designs Renovation-Retrofit Project Award with the winner being announced on 19 March... more

25th Birthday BIM Project Award

Our 25th Birthday Awards recognise leading architectural studios, design collaborations and project sharing best practice; inspiring others to adopt model based design and better ways of working that deliver outstanding results. The following projects have been shortlisted for the Applecore Designs BIM Project Award with the winner being announced on 19 March 2020. BGS - Alan... more

25th Birthday Small Project Award

Our 25th Birthday Awards recognise leading architectural studios, design collaborations and project sharing best practice; inspiring others to adopt model based design and better ways of working that deliver outstanding results. The following designs have been shortlisted for the Applecore Designs Small Project Award with the winner being announced on 19 March 2020. alma-nac - Slim... more

Maber Wilsthorpe School – BIM Level 2 project delivered in six weeks

An exciting education project in Derbyshire was completed in super quick time using BIM Level 2 which was assigned for the £12m secondary school new build. Using BIM and ARCHICAD meant that the design was delivered by the appointed architect and lead designer Maber in just 6 weeks. The project itself was Wilsthorpe School situated in Long Eaton – the build formed part of the... more

New Applecore Template for ARCHICAD 23

Following the release of ARCHICAD 23, Applecore Designs has updated its template file. A template is a read-only file that acts as a starting point for your project. It contains all project preference settings, attributes, default tool settings, and any placed elements such as section and elevation lines. ARCHICAD is shipped with a template file, located in the Defaults folder,... more

Graphisoft ARCHICAD 23 and NBS Chorus

NBS and GRAPHISOFT have created an improved workflow between ARCHICAD models and NBS specifications. A new add-on has been released enabling a link between ARCHICAD 23 and NBS Chorus on PC and Mac. NBS Chorus is a cloud-based specification platform, allowing architects and building industry professionals to create specifications. This direct link with ARCHICAD enables users to create... more

Applecore Designs Advent Calendar 2019

It's not long now until Christmas, and the time has almost come to begin truly immersing yourself into the festive spirit by delving into your Advent calendar. Technically, Advent doesn't actually always begin on 1 December – however, this year it does. For many, it is a daily treat of chocolate. For us, it is offers, free objects, tips  and more to thank our clients for their... more