About Us

The integrated use of up-to-date knowledge, advanced technology and responsible thinking is essential for a low-impact, comfortable and affordable environment. This is what we do at ABUD. We help designers, developers and public decision makers create an environment that works better for people today and for future generations. To build a better world, for all of us.

Latest projects

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Zoo & Botanical Garden

Master plan, Hungary (2013-)

Client: Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden
General design: MÉRTÉK Studio
25,000 sqm

 

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Hungarian Museum of Science, Technology and Transport

Budapest (2015- )
Specialist consultancy services
BREEAM International Bespoke New Construction and BREEAM Communities design phase assessment support,
Client: MÉRTÉK Architectural Studio
Architect: MÉRTÉK Architectural Studio

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Budapest ONE

Budapest ONE 2014-
BREEAM International NC 2013
Consulting and analysis in conceptual design phase

Client: MÉRTÉK and FUTUREAL
Design: MÉRTÉK

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Nordic Light Offices

Net Zero concept, Budapest (2011-2012)

Client: SKANSKA Property Hungary Ltd.
General design: MÉRTÉK Studio
30,000 sqm

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Etele Plaza

Budapest, Hungary (2015- )

Owner: FUTUREAL

BREEAM 2009 Consultancy and assessment

Transportation plan consultancy

Targeted certification level: Very Good

 

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Can Smart City Tools Support Historical Cities Become More Resilient and Regenerative?

Conference paper of Diana Apró, Réka Tóth, Melinda Orova, Ida Kiss, and Dr. András Reith, presented at PLEA 2016 by Diana Apró in Los Angeles. 

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NewTREND

New integrated methodology and Tools for Retrofit design towards a next generation of Energy efficient and sustainable buildings and Districts

Client: European Union

The NewTREND research project is under the call of H2020-EeB-05-2015 – Innovative design tools for refurbishing of buildings at district level

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House of Hungarian Music

Budapest (2015-)

Specialist consultancy services during design phase
BREEAM International NC design phase assessment support to design team


Client: M-Teampannon Architects Ltd.
Architect: Sou Fujimoto Architects

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Bartók Court

Budapest, Hungary (2015-) 

Developer: Infogroup Cégcsoport

General design: Építész Stúdió

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COMBI

Calculating and Operationalising the Multiple Benefits of Energy Efficiency in Europe

Client: European Union

The COMBI research project is under the call of H2020-EE-2014-2-RIA – Socioeconomic research on energy efficiency

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Zoo & Botanical Garden

Master plan, Hungary (2013-)

Client: Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden
General design: MÉRTÉK Studio
25,000 sqm

 

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Hungarian Museum of Science, Technology and Transport

Budapest (2015- )
Specialist consultancy services
BREEAM International Bespoke New Construction and BREEAM Communities design phase assessment support,
Client: MÉRTÉK Architectural Studio
Architect: MÉRTÉK Architectural Studio

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Budapest ONE

Budapest ONE 2014-
BREEAM International NC 2013
Consulting and analysis in conceptual design phase

Client: MÉRTÉK and FUTUREAL
Design: MÉRTÉK

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Nordic Light Offices

Net Zero concept, Budapest (2011-2012)

Client: SKANSKA Property Hungary Ltd.
General design: MÉRTÉK Studio
30,000 sqm

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Etele Plaza

Budapest, Hungary (2015- )

Owner: FUTUREAL

BREEAM 2009 Consultancy and assessment

Transportation plan consultancy

Targeted certification level: Very Good

 

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Can Smart City Tools Support Historical Cities Become More Resilient and Regenerative?

Conference paper of Diana Apró, Réka Tóth, Melinda Orova, Ida Kiss, and Dr. András Reith, presented at PLEA 2016 by Diana Apró in Los Angeles. 

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NewTREND

New integrated methodology and Tools for Retrofit design towards a next generation of Energy efficient and sustainable buildings and Districts

Client: European Union

The NewTREND research project is under the call of H2020-EeB-05-2015 – Innovative design tools for refurbishing of buildings at district level

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House of Hungarian Music

Budapest (2015-)

Specialist consultancy services during design phase
BREEAM International NC design phase assessment support to design team


Client: M-Teampannon Architects Ltd.
Architect: Sou Fujimoto Architects

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Bartók Court

Budapest, Hungary (2015-) 

Developer: Infogroup Cégcsoport

General design: Építész Stúdió

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COMBI

Calculating and Operationalising the Multiple Benefits of Energy Efficiency in Europe

Client: European Union

The COMBI research project is under the call of H2020-EE-2014-2-RIA – Socioeconomic research on energy efficiency

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Besides the commitment to engineering and our unique expertise, our main motivation in work is our faith and personal mindset. We believe that our work not only meets interests and aesthetical expectations of our clients but also serves the sustainable development of our environment. This belief and commitment drives us in European and global research projects where new directions and possibilities can be found. We participate actively in the work of scientific and professional organisations that support the worldwide promotion of sustainable construction.

Among the finalists of MIPIM Awards

Liget Budapest Project is among the four finalists at MIPIM Awards in the category of Best Futura Mega Project. ABUD works on the sustainable strategy of four projects in the development.

Nordic Light won two awards

Nordic Light office building won Leading Green Building Development & Developer prize at CIJ - Construction and Investment Journal Awards and first prize on The Office of the Year contest in The Greenest Project category!

Souran Chatterjee gave a lecture at Jadavpur University

Souran Chatterjee, researcher of COMBI project at ABUD gave a lecture at Jadavpur University (GCP-JU), Kolkata, India. The lecture entitled "Productivity impact from multiple impact perspective" was held in the frames of the Global Change Programme at the Biren Roy Research Laboratory.

Opening of Nordic Light - Octogon Special Edition

A special issue of Octogon Magazine offers a unique insight into the innovative technologies and architectural values of the recently opened Nordic Light Office building os Skanska.

COMBI meeting in Budapest

ABUD hosted the latest project meeting of COMBI in Budapest at the Central European University (CEU).

ABUD at IBPSA-Nordic Conference

On 22-27th September 2016, our colleague, Zsófia Bélafi participated in a workshop and conference on building performance simulation (BPS) and sustainable architecture at the NTNU University, Trondheim, Norway.

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Liget Budapest Project is among the four finalists at MIPIM Awards in the category of Best Futura Mega Project. ABUD works on the sustainable strategy of four projects in the development.

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Nordic Light office building won Leading Green Building Development & Developer prize at CIJ - Construction and Investment Journal Awards and first prize on The Office of the Year contest in The Greenest Project category!

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Souran Chatterjee, researcher of COMBI project at ABUD gave a lecture at Jadavpur University (GCP-JU), Kolkata, India. The lecture entitled "Productivity impact from multiple impact perspective" was held in the frames of the Global Change Programme at the Biren Roy Research Laboratory.

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A special issue of Octogon Magazine offers a unique insight into the innovative technologies and architectural values of the recently opened Nordic Light Office building os Skanska.

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ABUD hosted the latest project meeting of COMBI in Budapest at the Central European University (CEU).

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On 22-27th September 2016, our colleague, Zsófia Bélafi participated in a workshop and conference on building performance simulation (BPS) and sustainable architecture at the NTNU University, Trondheim, Norway.