Team | Gravicon - Finland

The Gravicon Team from Finland are back for 2009. This is the team who surprised and delighted the judges in 2008 with their unique interpretation of the Bll design brief by putting all the required spaces into a single building. It was not just their design which was breathtaking; it was the sheer volume of BIM design and analysis data that made them such a strong contender.

  • Gravicon, Project Manager (Finland)
  • KÄÄG, Architectural Design (Finland)
  • Granlund, Energy Calculation, LC Analysis (Finland)
  • Rapal, Space Requirements Analysis, Cost Estimation (Finland)

Team | 3D BluePrint India

This team has 2-1/2 years experience working on real live projects 100% in 3D BIM. As an international consuklting firm they have been integrating the designs of Steven Holl (USA), Riken Yamamoto (Japan) and Claus & Kaan (NL) with structural & installation elements and producing working drawings from the model. With a wide range of experience team 3D Blueprint India can be considered as all round BIM integrators who as they say “work the best with Bollywood music in the background”

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Team | BIM Japan

Team BIM Japan has returned for this year’s event after a technically impressive performance in 2008. Their stated concept is “eco-design through cycle of design and analysis”, and a strong team is being fielded including:

  • buildingSMART Japan
  • Infomatix Inc.
  • Environment Simulation Inc.
  • FORUM8 Co., Ltd.
  • OTSUKA Co.
  • TAISEI Co.
  • SECOM Co., Ltd. Intelligent Systems Lab.

Team | Southern Axis - Chile

This team from South America returns to after winning the Judges Discretionary Awards in Bll2008. The Judges’ comments were “Excellent results from a very small team”.

  • Cespedes+Izquierdo Architects (Chile)
  • Farru Architects (Chile)
  • Universidad Diego Portales, Architecture School (Chile)

Team | Super Team – Singapore

The Singapore Institute of Architects (SIA) and building Smart Singapore Chapter (bSS) will jointly participate in BLL09 from Singapore. An architectural design team consisting of SIA member firms, collaborating together with the vendor for ArchiCAD will provide BIM support. Other software houses such as Tekla etc. will provide additional support to the team. An engineering firm will also provide technical services in order to enhance the collaborative effort.  SIA will host and drive the multi-disciplinary team at the Institute’s premises, which will be covered by live feeds throughout the 48-hour event. 

  • TBGA+Zarch
  • Consoft Asia Pte Ltd
  • Tekla
  • IconEngineers

Team | Ryder Architecture – United Kingdom

Ryder Architecture, SKM and Teesside University are jointly participating in Build London Live. The team consists of individuals from a broad range of design disciplines, with wide ranging expertise and knowledge in BIM workstreams, processes and technologies, which is further supported by innovative design practices.

  • Ryder Architecture
  • Sinclair Knight Merz - SKM Consulting
  • Teesside University

Team | 3DMB – United Kingdom & NL

  • Still looking for an architect
  • Roland Messerli Informatik
  • ST Infosys
  • Passaro


  • Debasish Karmakar
  • Mohit Mahajan
  • Maneck Khanna
  • Anil Bhat
  • Susheel Dhatwalia

Team | AllCAD


Team | UNL-CM (University of Nebraska, Lincoln - Construction Management)