Harpaceas and One Click LCA form a partnership to drive Sustainable Building Solutions
Milan, Italy, July 2023 – Harpaceas, an Italian company known as the driving force for the digital transformation of the construction world, and One Click LCA, a renowned provider of life cycle assessment software for the construction industry, are excited to announce their partnership aimed at advancing sustainable building practices and driving environmental impact reduction.
The partnership between Harpaceas and One Click LCA makes it easier to design and construct low-carbon buildings and infrastructure. The calculation of embodied carbon – the amount of carbon dioxide emitted into the atmosphere from the creation and maintenance of all the materials that make up a building – is a relatively new concept. Throughout the construction industry, there is a growing demand to manage a building’s carbon performance. Governments in many European countries, including Italy, have begun to require embodied carbon declarations, placing limits on emission values.
“One Click LCA is an important ally in responding to market demands for greater environmental sustainability for buildings and infrastructure. This partnership testifies to our commitment to greater environmental sustainability for buildings and infrastructures by including a market-leading Life Cycle Assessment software in our portfolio to respond to the ever-increasing demand for environmental sustainability in the building and infrastructure sector.”
Luca Ferrari,Co-Founder & CEO of Harpaceas
“This collaboration enables Italian designers, builders, contractors and other stakeholders to systematically and effectively decarbonise their projects. Life cycle carbon assessment data is essential for defining cost-optimal solutions and achieving regulatory and certification compliance. We are very happy to collaborate with Harpaceas and increase decarbonisation with our tools”.
Panu Pasanen, CEO, One Click LCA
One Click LCA is an automatic Life Cycle Assessment software for buildings and infrastructures, which enables the mitigation of carbon emissions to reduce the environmental impact of the construction and achieve more than 60 certifications according to EN/ISO standards, including LEED, BREEM, Levels(S) and Criteri Ambientali Minimi. Moreover, One Click LCA integrates with the most popular BIM software on the market, such as: Tekla Structures, Archicad, Solibri and Revit.
About One Click LCA
One Click LCA is the world-leading, easy-to-use, and automated life cycle assessment software that helps you calculate and reduce the environmental impacts of your building, infrastructure and renovation projects as well as construction and other products. It also allows manufacturers to generate and publish third-party verified EPDs.
One Click LCA is used in over 140 countries by the leading businesses and other organisation. The software includes all the construction material EPDs in the world and complies with over 60 standards and certifications. One Click LCA was founded in Finland in 2001 has a team of over 110 people on all continents.
For more than 30 years, Harpaceas has been the ideal partner for the digital transformation of the construction world. Founded in 1990 in Milan, it contributes to the digitization of the construction supply chain, offering the market specialised technologies and services, support and training.
Over the years, to the sale and support of BIM modelling, structural and geotechnical calculation software, strategic consulting, training and system integration services have been added to Harpaceas’ offerings. All this has been made possible through skills and experience gained by working alongside clients in their daily activities and through participation in digitization regulatory tables, national and international research projects and the activation of strategic partnerships.
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About Harpaceas: www.harpaceas.it
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