WECO WINDOWS has received the RED DOT AWARD: PRODUCT DESIGN 2015, a competition that recognizes the best in product design worldwide.
Our WECO 2C window was selected by an international jury of 38 experts, who evaluated 4,928 products from 56 different countries. With the prize, Weco Windows now carry the distinctive RED DOT label as a mark of design innovation and quality.
Red Dot recognizes exceptional design, following the motto, “In search of excellence”. The competition is one of the largest and most highly considered in the sphere of industrial design. The members of the jury examine the products presented for the prize for the following criteria: functionality and usefulness, degree of innovation, aesthetic quality, ecological compatibility, emotional content and design impact.
Architect’s Newspaper (AN), the well-known American journal and website, has announced weco window’s WECO 2C window as the winner of its first annual Best of Product Award 2015 in the category of openings.
Weco Windows is one of eight companies receiving top awards in different categories, from a total of 400 submissions. The independent jury included the architects Colin Brice, Barry Goralnick, Harshad Pillai and Alison Spear, together with AN Products Editor Leslie Clagett.
This is the second major international award for WECO 2C in less than a year. In June 2015, weco windows received the Red Dot Product Award In a ceremony in Essen, Germany.
GERMAN DESIGN AWARD
“This system represents a fundamental reinterpretation of the win dow frame concept – one that opens up completely new designpossibilities for architects and designers. A fantastic solution.
Three Spanish architects collaborated to create a new, attractive wood window series with large expanses of uninterrupted glass
under the company name Weco System. The slim-profile frames are composed of 100% birch plywood with phenolic resin glues,
while the double or triple glazing is tempered and laminated for thermal, acoustical, and weather performance. Suitable for
residential and small commercial projects.
A´DESIGN AWARD – SILVER
The Weco W2C window has won the Silver A’ Design Award for 2016 in the category of Building Systems. This award recognizes
design excellence in a wide variety of products and services at an international level. We will be traveling to Lake Como, Italy to
receive the award in June. This is the third consecutive international design award for Weco Windows, following our Red Dot Award
and Best Products Award from The Architect’s Newspaper, both in 2015.
ICONIC AWARDS PRIZE 2017 // BEST OF BEST
WECO WINDOWS IS AWARDED WITH THE ICONIC AWARDS PRIZE 2017. CATEGORY :: BEST OF BEST On the 4th of October was the ceremony at the „Doppelkegel BMW Welt“ in Munich. Naturally, we went personally to pick up this award with such prestige.
As the first indipendent international architecture and design competition, the Iconic Awards of the German Design Council focus on the interaction between the individual disciplines in architecture: Excellent performances in architecture and interior design, products and innovative technologies in building equipment as well as concepts and instruments of convincing communication will be awarded. With and integrated perspective on architecture, the competition, initiated in 2013, views iconic building as a result of an intensive and balanced interaction between all of these aspects. The Inconic Awards offer architects, planner and their partners in industry, design and brand communication a representative platform for the efficient public presentation of their services
The International Design Awards
The International Design Awards (IDA) exists to recognize, celebrate and promote legendary design visionaries and to uncover emerging talent in Architecture, Interior, Product, Graphic, and Fashion Design. IDA aspires to draw attention to the iconoclasm of design world wide, conceptualizing and producing great work. Farmani Group assembled IDA as the design sibling of the Annual Lucie Awards for Photography, which has emerged as one of the world’s most prestigious photography awards.
WECO revolutionizes the traditional wood window, adapting the latest technical advances to create a high-performance design that is both elegant and innovative.
Key technical breakthrough: the self-supporting glass is uninterrupted by any frame, becoming a sheer transparent plane. This solution maximizes the windows open area, which is completely unobstructed by any structural element.
The system boasts high certified ratings for thermal and acoustic insulation, water and wind resistance, and security. It includes a large variety of window types for many different applications.
This innovative concept results in a design that stands out for its simplicity, quality of detail and elegance, combining the warmth of wood and the contemporary appeal of uninterrupted glass.