Building Research Recognised

AI Group Annual Gala Dinner

6 June 2011 Category: Fire Resistant Shutters, Research & Development Tags: Architecture awards, Bushfire Resistant Building, What's Your Big Idea

The Premier of Queensland recognised the research work by Cox Architects at the Ai Group’s Annual Gala Dinner  which was held to celebrate Queensland Industry.

Cox Architect’s research work on Bushfire Resistant Buildings was recognised and the firm noted as a winner of the inaugural “What’s Your Big Idea Queensland” award.

The award, which received over 600 entries from all industries groups, provides industry recognition and government  financial assistance for further research work.

An intensive selection process over 4 months was held by industry experts. The jurors included:

  • Former CEO of Virgin Blue, Brett Godfrey
  • QUT Deputy Vice Chancellor, Arun Sharma
  • QMI Solutions CEO, Jim Walker
  • Vulture Street Consulting principal, Kate Morrison.