Green Architectural Product Excellence Award

Honorable mentions at International Green Dot Awards

20 March 2012 Category: Fire Resistant Shutters, Research & Development Tags: Architectural Innovation, Architecture awards, Bushfire Resistant Building, Green Dot Awards

Cox Architects of Australia was awarded honorable mentions in the Build and Concept categories for the entry titled “Fire Station”. The jury selected winners from over 500 entries from over 25 countries.

About the Green Dot Awards

The Green Dot Awards honor excellence in innovative environmental projects, products and services. They reward and promote forward-thinking businesses that create environmentally sustainable products or services and to reward revolutionary green business plans and proposals.

The purpose of Green Dot is to reward those who practice excellence in environmental responsibility. Recognition from the Green Dot Awards allows businesses to promote their products and services as items that are manufactured and delivered in an environmentally friendly manner.

Green Dot Awards was Juried by experts in the industry: Alison Kwok Ph.D, co-author of Green Studio Handbook; Christina Amacher, Braungart Consulting and EPEA GmbH; Christine Mason McCall, co-founder of GoGreen Online and GoGreenTV; Dave Evans, Author of Cool Green Stuff; Daniel D. Chiras Ph.D, Author of Homeowner’s Guide to Renewable Energy; Darryl Hooks, CEO and President of ActiClean; Efren Zuniga Reyes, co-author of Green Graphics, graphic communication for sustainability; Kira Gould, co-author of Women in Green: Voices of Sustainable Design; Lori Dennis, best-selling author and star of HGTV’s The Real Designing Women; Luis Valenzuela, Founder of Green Art USA.org; Patrick Fry, designer and art director; Ruth Singer, sustainable and recycled materials designer; Steven Foster, President of the Steven Foster Group and commercial consultant for eco-sustainability; Shelagh McNally, writer and editor on environment issues; Tamsin O’Neill, Director of Green Press; Vicky Eckert Von Grotthuss, co-author of Green Graphics and owner of Flaflafeditions, a publishing house creating board games related to environment and culture.