Who's using the VE?

The IES Virtual Environment is used by many of the world’s leading building design and consultancy firms, the majority of whom are specialists in green and sustainable construction.  Our software is used in over 80 countries including; UK, USA, Canada, Australia, China, Singapore, Brazil, Scandinavia, Germany, France, Russia, India, South Africa, New Zealand, UAE, Malaysia and Qatar.

Building magazine’s annual UK industry review for 2012 revealed that users of our software include; 19 out of the top 20 UK engineers and 18 out of the top 20 UK consultants.  While Architects’ Journal annual review of UK architects (AJ100 2012) revealed that users of our software included 15 of the top 20 architects.

AECOM: FaberMaunsell (UK), DMJM (US), Australia, Middle East, Spectral (India)
Arup (UK, Ireland, China, Germany, Australia, US, Botswana)
Aurecon (Australia and New Zealand)
Dar Al Handasah (Middle East & India)
Halcrow Group (UK and Middle East)
Ramboll (Scandinavia, UK and Middle East)
KEO International Consultants (Middle East)
DLR Group (US)
ME Group (US)
Stantec (Canada, US, Middle East)
NG Bailey (UK)
Max Fordham (UK)
Bouygues (FR)

Aedas (UK)
Foster + partners (UK)
Broadway Malyan (UK and UAE)
Gensler (US)

Buro Happold (UK, Ireland, Germany, UAE, USA, India)
Syska Hennessy (US)
WSP Group (UK, US, Australia, India and Middle East)
Gifford (UK, Middle East)
Mott Macdonald (UK)
WS Atkins (UK, Middle East and India)
Hoare Lea (UK)
NG Bailey (UK)
Hyder (UK, Australia and Middle East)
Cobalt (Canada)
MCW (Canada)
Alto Ingenieurie (FR)
GreenAffair (FR)
SKM (Australia)
Medland Metropolis (Australia)

What our customers say...

"As a VE user in Vancouver I can say with complete confidence that there is no other tool in use here which offers the same level of detailed inputs and reporting. The level of control offered by the VE over all of the input data and extraction of results pushes it to a level above any other tools being used here at present and raises the standard."

Chris Flood, Cobalt Engineering LLP

“The Virtual Environment allowed us to see the impact our ideas would have on the energy consumption of these buildings. And the superior graphics, visualization and presentation capabilities made it easy to communicate the benefits to our client.”  

Brian Tysoe, MCW Consultants

"Halcrow recognise the need for the use of software such as the IES <VE>, as it provides the designer with both the opportunity and tools to perform detailed analyses of the building’s energy and environmental performance before a single brick has been laid."

Jim Benson, Halcrow Group 

"We want to tackle fundamental building services aspects at the front end of the process. The IES <VE> allows us to achieve this."

Andy Roberts, Ryder Ltd

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