Troldtekt German Design Award winner 2017

German Design Award 2017

Troldtekt rhomb - the design solution with 3D effect - wins German Design Award 2017.

German Design Council has chosen to honour Troldtekt rhomb with the council’s finest award, the German Design Award 2017, in the category Material and Surfaces.

Winning the award, Troldtekt has received “double honours” from the German Design Council in the shape of both the German Design Award and the ICONIC Award, which the product won this summer. Last year, the wave-shaped Troldtekt wave also won both awards.

Read press release. 

Read more about Troldtekt rhomb.

Troldtekt finalist for European Business Award for the Environment

Finalist for European environmental award

Troldtekt take-back strategy qualified as finalist for international European environmental award.

Troldtekt's take-back strategy is based on the principles of the sustainable Cradle to Cradle design concept and aims to take cement-bonded wood wool from the building industry and turn it into a new ressource.

Earlier this year, the take-back strategy was awarded the national environmental award 2016 in Denmark. This qualified Troldtekt for this autumn's finals for the international environmental award, the European Business Awards for the Environment 2016-2017.

Read more about Troldtekt's take back strategy.

Troldtekt rhombe vinder af ICONIC Award 2016

Iconic Awards

The Troldtekt® rhomb design solution has won an ICONIC AWARD 2016.

Good acoustics, elegant design and sustainability are – for both architects and clients – key requirements in modern buildings. Troldtekt rhomb is a single solution which brings together all three in a high performance wall solution. 

The rhomb acoustic panel has won the ICONIC Award 2016 in the category Wall, Floor, Ceiling. This is the second year running that an acoustic product from Troldtekt is among the winners of the ICONIC Awards. Last year the Troldtekt® wave panel took home the prestigous prize.

The award will be presented at the Expo Real in Munich on October 4th 2016.

Read the press release: Prestigious German architectural prize for Troldtekt rhomb


European Business Awards for the Environment

European Environmental Award

Troldtekt A/S has received the European Environmental Award 2016 awarded by the Danish Society of Engineers (IDA) in collaboration with the EU and Ministry of Environment and Food of Denmark.

The award in the category "Sustainable Processes" was presented to Troldtekt for its take-back strategy  which is aligned with the principles of the sustainable Cradle to Cradle design concept and takes cement-bonded wood wool from the building industry and turns it into a new ressource. 

As a recipient of the Danish Environmental Award Troldtekt has now entered the competition for one of the international European Business Awards for the Environment (EBAE).

Read press release.

Troldtekt A/S wins the Danish Building Industry Climate Award 2016

The Danish Building Industry Climate Award

Troldtekt wave wins the Danish Building Industry Climate Award (Byggeriets Klimapris). The prize was awarded at the BYGGERI'16 trade fair, which took place from 1st-4th March 2016 in Fredericia.

During BYGGERI'16, prizes in the categories Climate, Environment and Energy were awarded, and Troldtekt wave won in the category Climate.

The purpose of the Danish Building Industry Climate Award – like the two other awards presented at BYGGERI ’16 – is to promote climate-friendly solutions in the construction sector. The committee, which has selected the winners, highlighted that Troldtekt as a DONG Energy climate partner since 2013 has based its electricity on 100 per cent renewable energy in the form of wind power. In addition, the energy used for heating in production is based on CO2-neutral wood waste, including the company's own production waste.  

Like the other products in the Troldtekt acoustics series, Troldtekt wave is Cradle to Cradle-certified in the silver category. 

Read the press release.

 

 

German Design Award

Troldtekt wave is one of the winners of the prestigious German Design Award 2016, which discovers, presents and recognises unique designs within international design and architecture. Troldtekt wave is Winner of the Excellent Product Design category.

The German Design Award is presented by the German Design Council, one of the world’s leading design centres.

In particular, the German Design Award jury highlighted the following – that Troldtekt wave

“gives rooms warmth, elegance and quiet” and “permits a wide range of design possibilities”, and concluded with: “A great product that is both functional and incredibly aesthetic.”

Read press release about German Design Award Winner Troldtekt wave.

 

Troldtekt, Responsible Business Highly Commended

Responsible Business Awards

Troldtekt was Highly Commeded at the Responsible Business Awards 2015 for its business strategy and work with the Cradle to Cradle concept.

The awards ceremony took place on 25 September in London and the jury said:

“A small to medium company that has taken its product to the next step to transform its business and environmental foot print in a future proof manner that mirrors the performance of large companies. Judges particularly noted reporting metrics and moves to assured transparency.”

Troldtekt was one of seven nominees shortlisted in the category Business Strategy – Best Small to Medium Enterprise.

Read Troldtekt’s PM about the recognition here.

Read more about Ethical Corporation’s Responsible Business Awards here.

Iconic World Award

Iconic Awards

Troldtekt wave wins one of the prestigious ICONIC AWARDS 2015 by the German Design Council.

The jury described Troldtekt wave as sculptural wall and ceiling cladding whose natural and simple aesthetics harmonise well with many different types of rooms. The jury highlighted the fact that the acoustic panel’s waves create an interesting play of light and shadow without having a distracting effect.

The award will be presented at the Expo Real in Munic on October 5th 2015.

More at: Troldtekt press 2015

and at: Iconic-architecture

 

Troldtekt, Green Product Award

Green Product Award

On June 8th in Berlin Troldtekt received the Green Product Award for the innovation Troldtekt® wave. The jury said: “clean and simple” design of the new acoustic panel and “outstanding” that Troldtekt wave is Cradle to Cradle-certified in the silver category: Troldtekt press 2015

 

Troldtekt, Detail Produktpreis 2015, nominee

DETAIL Produktpreis

The 36 finalists for the architecture magazine DETAIL's product prizes 2015 included Troldtekt wave (in the Inside category) and the classic Cradle to Cradle-certified Troldtekt acoustic panels (in the Green category).

DETAIL Produktpreis  is awarded to products that hold particular appeal for architects, and in reaching its decision, the jury are looking at the products’ construction, materials, design, functionality and degree of innovation. 

Troldtekt, Circulars

The Circulars

 

 

Troldtekt has been honoured internationally after the company was highly commended by the panel of judges for The 2015 Circular Economy Awards. The Circular Economy Awards are awarded to enterprises and organisations which have taken significant steps to promote the principles of the circular economy, and Troldtekt was nominated in the Circular Economy Pioneer category. The Danish Business Authority won The Circular Economy Award in the Cities/Regions category.

Read more about The Circular Economy Awards.

Read more in Circular Economy Awards Yearbook 2015

The Environment Award

In spring 2010, Troldtekt A/S won the Danish Building Industry Environment Award (Byggeriets Miljøpris) for its environmental visions and its focus on the environment and sustainability throughout the entire lifetime of the product.

In 2014, Troldtekt A/S was again nominated for the award after implementing Cradle-to-Cradle principles in its business strategy.