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GENCORK is distinguished with honorable mention at Tektónica 2015 Innovation award



GENCORK, the brand created by Sofalca with artistic direction by DigitaLab, was distinguished on May 7th with an honorable mention at the Tektónica 2015 Innovation award. This award aims to distinguish the companies that have contributed the most for revitalizing the construction industry through innovative projects, professional formation and internationalization strategies.
Tektónica fair was the event chosen by Sofalca for GENCORK’s official launching. The honorable mention confirms the strong investment that Sofalca has been making on creativity and innovation and also awards the company for creating such an innovative solution by reinventing cork’s applications with digital and technological processes.
These new solutions explore the combination between low tech and high tech, i.e. the 100% natural and sustainable expanded cork agglomerate is transformed according to advanced digital fabrication processes, reflecting a new formal language. This creative system both optimizes cork’s thermal and acoustic properties and adds value to the aesthetical and structural coating.
GENCORK aims to offer the client a new range of coating solutions for inner walls which are sustainable, functional and visually appealing. This is a versatile and customizable system centered on the thermal and acoustic comfort which explores the unique potential of expanded cork agglomerate.