Excellence in Innovation Award

Inaugural What's Your Big Idea Award Winner

5 May 2011 Category: Fire Resistant Shutters, Research & Development Tags: Architectural Innovation, Architecture awards, Bushfire Resistant Building, What's Your Big Idea

Cox Architects was presented an award and funding to turn their big idea (bushfire resistant buildings) into reality as winners of the 2011 “What’s Your Big Idea Queensland” award.

Peak industry body Ai Group holds the awards to help innovative businesses take the next step to commercialisation and providing support for futher research & development work.

With over 600 entries, Cox Architects was the only architectural firm to be either shortlisted or win this award. David Cox, Director of Cox Architects said “We’re delighted to win this prestigious award and receive recognition for our long involvement in research work and the bushfire resistant building project. We’re also honoured to represent the architectural industry in this commercially-focussed awards program.”