ArchiWildish’s EV Charging Station

Approved at appeal, ArchiWildish's EV Charging Station near Bourton-on-the-Water is not only the largest in the country, but in Europe. Mark Wildish of ArchiWildish explained how Archicad made the design process easier, also giving him the ability to portray his design intent more effectively. The client wanted to pass on a sustainable and environmentally conscious business that... more

Online Advent Calendar 2020

Our Online Advent Calendar 2020 will be available from Tuesday 1 December to start your countdown to Christmas. For many, an advent calendar is a daily treat of chocolate. For us, it is a more healthy helping of offers, tips and more to thank and assist our clients and prospects during this challenging year. See what we have in store for you EVERY SINGLE DAY until 25 December... more

Cyber Monday 2020

The last official day of a long, deal-heavy weekend, Cyber Monday or Applecore Blue Monday as we like to call it (30 November this year) gives you a chance to buy items on your shopping list from the comfort of your working environment. Despite not officially celebrating Thanksgiving, the UK has embraced this US shopping tradition in the last few years and Cyber Monday has become one... more

Construction Computing Awards 2020

The Construction Computing Awards (also known as The Hammers) showcase and reward the technology, tools, and solutions for the effective design, construction, maintenance, and modification of commercial buildings, residential and social housing, and civil engineering projects of all sizes. Results are determined by Construction Computing Magazine reader votes and decisions by a panel... more

A Good Time to Make the Switch to Archicad

Since July 2020, hundreds of micro, small, medium and large studios of architects, technologists, surveyors, interior design and other building designers in the UK took advantage of GRAPHISOFT’s furlough your software costs programme providing free commercial use of Archicad 24 Teamwork and BIMcloud free for 6 months. It's a good time to make the switch Perfect for building... more

Scenario uses Archicad to its full potential

For a small studio like Scenario Architecture, it’s difficult to compete on the same level as their larger counterparts but using model-based technology to its full potential and engaging in the BIM process goes a long way towards closing the gap. Why should small studios adopt model based design and BIM? For SMEs, there are several good reasons to adopt BIM studios in designing and... more

Archicad free for 6 months. Make the Switch.

Archicad and BIMcloud. Free for 6 months. Make the Switch. Since July, hundreds of design studios in the UK have taken advantage of GRAPHISOFT’s furlough your software costs programme providing free commercial use of their award winning model-based design and BIM authoring software, Archicad 24. Design teams have also received BIMcloud, a hosted, real-time collaboration platform... more

Mikhail Riches win RIBA Stirling Prize

Applecore Designs would like to congratulate Archicad users Mikhail Riches for winning the prestigious RIBA Stirling Prize award for their project Goldsmith Street. For 50 years RIBA awards have been recognised industry wide as being a hallmark of excellence in architecture. The RIBA regional and national awards culminate to create a shortlist of projects that are then considered for... more

Predictive Design Technology – Stairs

Staircases have traditionally been a headache for architects. Complicated structures, tight spaces and stringent standards make designing stairs one of the most complicated tasks in architecture. Archicad’s predictive design stair tool simplifies the whole stair design process. Designers choose from multiple design options while Archicad ensures the stairs comply with local and... more

Interspace Project: Design in Archicad

Fanis Anastasiadis is a qualified Architect based in London and has been using Archicad, Cinerender and Twinmotion as his design and presentation tools of choice. Fanis faced a challenging project he designed in Islington whilst working at Scenario Architecture, a studio focused on delivering high quality homes. The project had to take into account the small site squeezed between... more