GRAPHISOFT Announces World Premiere ARCHICAD 23


On June 4, 2019, GRAPHISOFT announced the world premiere of the latest version of their best BIM-product, ARCHICAD 23, at a conference in Las Vegas (USA) on June 3-5. 

The cover of the software contains the Irina Wiener-Usmanova Center for Rhythmic Gymnastics in Luzhniki. 


The Metropolis team carried out the development of constructive and engineering solutions for the building, as well as exercised architectural supervision. As previously stated by the Deputy Mayor of Moscow for urban planning and construction, Marat Khusnullin, the center will be equipped with the latest technologies and it complies with international standards.

During the design, the highest demands were placed on the building and the newest technologies were used, such as: climate CFD calculation and BIM-modeling.

Rhythmic Gymnastics Center project has won the competition «BIM-technology 2016" in the nomination «BIM-project: sports facilities" and is one of the first successful examples of Russian OPEN BIM-design approach. Exchange of data between software platforms was carried out with the help of IFC open format, developed buildingSMART, to optimize cooperation in the construction industry.

In 2019, at the international forum “Aluminum in Architecture and Construction 2019” (Alum Forum) was awarded the Grand Prix as the best project implemented using aluminum.

The architectural concept of the Rhythmic Gymnastics Center was developed by our partners from “Pride” company.