Abvent announces Artlantis 2020

Abvent Group have recently announced the latest version of its flagship architectural rendering software, Artlantis. Artlantis 2020 introduces a palette of new features and subtle settings that further enhance the quality and realism of renderings. A pioneer in architectural visualisation, Artlantis is the easiest and fastest solution for creating photorealistic renderings and... more

ARCHICAD Fixed Term v Revit Subscription

Lets get ready to rumble... In 2016, Applecore Designs announced a fixed term finance agreement offering many advantages over an outright cash purchase and a very cost-effective way to invest in business equipment in particular model-based design and BIM authoring software. A large number of small to medium size studios took up the option pay for ARCHICAD perpetual licences on a... more

Applecore Designs Sponsor AT Awards 2019

The AT Awards 2019 are the premier accolades that demonstrate and recognise outstanding achievement — celebrating Architectural Technology at its best. Applecore Designs are extremely excited to be supporting the AT Awards 2019 being held in London on 13 September 2019 as Media Partner and Sponsor. VR for Architecture With more and more available and affordable VR applications on... more

We love you – ARCHICAD cashback offer

Since Valentine’s Day is coming up and because we love you, we’re offering up to £400.00 cashback on a perpetual licence of the award winning ARCHICAD 21. Now that the hustle and bustle of the holidays season is just a sweet memory and 2018 is well underway it’s the perfect time to think about changing your design software. Whether you are sole practitioner using a 2D... more

ARCHICAD Connection Add-In for Autodesk Revit

  The GRAPHISOFT connection is a free add in for Autodesk Revit applications. The add in improves further the IFC model-based and bi-directional data exchange in an OPEN* format. The new add-in not only updates previous add-ins for the latest Revit applications, but also contains some new functions. Improved IFC Import - imports IFC models to Revit using extra... more

Are Autodesk forcing subscription on their users?

Autodesk have recently been active in communicating about changes to their business model and licensing options. We have been monitoring publicly available information about their plans from official sources, and have taken a number of their recently posted public statements to draw our own conclusions. “We’re well positioned for the next phase of the transition where we’ll... more

Trade In – Trade Up Offer

Trade in your design software and save! Applecore Designs is pleased to announce a brand new “Trade In - Trade Up”. This offer is available for both new and existing ARCHICAD users who have licences of non GRAPHISOFT design software and has been extended until the end of November. Virtually any software specifically developed for CAD or BIM qualifies for a trade in for... more

Implementing ARCHICAD – BPN Architects interview

Award winning BPN Architects is ahead of the curve and have seen opportunities in delivering BIM to their clients. Phill Shepherd discusses implementing ARCHICAD across their studio. BPN Architects was founded in 1996 by Mark Bryant, Larry Priest and Richard Newman, with a collaborative approach to designing buildings and spaces, working alongside clients, end-users, artists,... more