Design Awards 2021

Winner Announcement 1 October 2021:

Design Award of the Year

Congratulations to JH Glass Innovation, winner of the 2021 Design Award of the Year for the Cobbold Gorge Bridge, Queensland!

The Design Award of the Year is a top honour and highly prestigious accolade to the best in the industry.

In previous years, entries have been very competitive and demonstrated the high level of design excellence in the Australian glass and window industry. Detailed, considered and precise judging supports the recognition of outstanding design work in the industry.

All project based entries are eligible to be awarded the Design Award of the year

Open to members of the Australian Glass & Window Association (AGWA), the AGWA Design Awards celebrate the creativity and innovation in the fenestration, and glazing industries. 

The Design Awards aim to:

  • Increase the level of interest in windows, glass, glazing, doors, skylights, fenestration products and security screens.
  • Raise the awareness and profile of all association members and differentiate them from others.
  • Execute a consistent professional showcase for window systems, glass and glazing, skylights and security screens by celebrating and recognising excellence within our industry.

Congratulations to all our 2021 winners!

MOST INNOVATIVE COMPONENT 

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Most Innovative Component

Winner

Doric Products

Electronic Pin Euro Cylinder (EPEC)

Highly Commended

CiiLOCK Engineering

VOLTA Motorised Roller

BEST USE OF WINDOWS & DOORS, GLASS & GLAZING: Residential

* Dollar value represents products supplied, not total value of project.

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Best Use of Windows & Doors, Glass & Glazing: Residential Under $30,000

Winner

Wellfix Glass & Aluminium

Greenhills Beach, New South Wales

Highly Commended

GP Glass

The Barn House, Penguin, Tasmania

Palmers Glass

Sackville North, New South Wales

Best Use of Windows & Doors, Glass & Glazing: Residential $30,000 to $80,000

Winner

G.James Windows & Doors

Fig Tree Pocket, Queensland

Highly Commended

Bent & Curved Glass

Hawthorn, Victoria
Best Use of Windows & Doors, Glass & Glazing: Residential Over $80,000

Winner

Evolution Window Systems

Bronte, New South Wales

Highly Commended

Coast & Hinterland Glass & Aluminium

Pelican Waters, Queensland

CWD Custom Windows

Sandford, Tasmania

MOST INNOVATIVE WINDOW SYSTEM  

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Most Innovative Window System

Winner

EBSA

MP2 Cyclone Louvre

Best Use of Windows & Doors, Glass & Glazing: Commercial

* Dollar value represents products supplied, not total value of project.

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Best Use of Windows & Doors, Glass & Glazing: Commercial Under $100,000

Winners

JH Glass Innovation

Trinity Bay State School, Manunda, Queensland

Viridian Glass

ACDC Façade, Fitzroy, Victoria

Highly Commended

Bretts Architectural Window Solutions

The Collings, Balmoral, Queensland

Best Use of Windows & Doors, Glass & Glazing: Commercial $100,000 to $750,000

Winner

Palmers Glass

ANZAC Memorial, Sydney, New South Wales

Highly Commended

Nu-View Aluminium Windows, Doors & Glass

Teakle Winery, Port Lincoln, South Australia

Construction Glazing

Aurecon Office Staircase, Adelaide, South Australia
Best Use of Windows & Doors, Glass & Glazing: Commercial Over $750,000

Winner

G.James Glass & Aluminium

Manunda Place, Darwin, Northern Territory

Highly Commended

EBSA

Penleigh & Essendon Grammar School, Keilor East, Victoria

Glassworks (Aust.)

GenU Hub, Geelong, Victoria

SHOWROOM OF THE YEAR 

Showroom of the Year: Small Showroom

Winner

Portland Aluminium & Glass

Warrnambool, Victoria

Highly Commended

SMB Glass Windows & Doors

Scoresby, Victoria

Showroom of the Year: Large Showroom

Winner

DECO Australia

DECO Innovation Centre, Minto, New South Wales

Highly Commended

Unique Windows & Doors

Truganina, Victoria

BESPOKE WINDOW/GLAZING PROJECT 

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Bespoke Window/Glass Project Under $10,000

Winner

Walshs Glass

Skylight, Mosman Park, Western Australia

Highly Commended

Saward Glass Designs

Slump Glass, Wynard, Tasmania

Bespoke Window/Glass Project Over $10,000

Winner

JH Glass Innovation

Cobbold Gorge Bridge, Queensland

Highly Commended

EBSA

The Hedberg, University of Tasmania, Tasmania

Penguin Façades

Staircase, Mosman Park, Western Australia