Anova strives to be a leader not just in our industry, but in the landscape architecture community as well. We partner with a variety of organizations that share our passion for design, sustainability and service.
American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA)
Anova is proud to be a corporate member of the American Society of Landscape Architects - an example of our commitment to landscape architecture and the community. ASLA members work together to lead the stewardship, planning, and design of our natural environments and communities, and to advance landscape architecture through advocacy, communication, education and fellowship. Visit the ASLA website at asla.org.
Each year, Anova awards several grants to emerging professionals in landscape architecture to fund their participation in the ASLA Annual Meeting. Click here to learn more.
CLARB and the Landscape Architect Registration Examination (L.A.R.E.)
The Council of Landscape Architectural Registration Boards (CLARB) works to protect the public’s health, safety and welfare by establishing and promoting professional licensure standards. CLARB members prepare, administer and score the Landscape Architect Registration Examination (L.A.R.E.). Learn more about the exam at clarb.org.
With support from CLARB, Anova created a grant program to help individuals achieve the legal recognition of becoming a licensed landscape architect. Eligible candidates who are nominated by a licensed LA can enter to win one of 10 grants to help fund his or her exam. Click here to learn more.
CADdetails is the leading provider of manufacturer-specific building product information, delivering to more than 448,000 architects, engineers, contractors, and other design industry professionals throughout North America. A virtual bridge between product manufacturers and professional designers, CADdetails connects the AEC industry with high-quality CAD drawings, 3D models, BIM files, specifications, images, and related documents from reputable manufacturers such as Anova. Visit the CADdetails website at CADdetails.com.
3D Warehouse is the place to share and download SketchUp 3D models for architecture, design, construction, and fun. Visit the 3D Warehouse website at 3dwarehouse.sketchup.com.
Land F/X provides software plugins that adapt AutoCAD and SketchUp to landscape architecture and irrigation design. Features include “smart” plant blocks and hatches that can be assigned with data (such as plant variety and per-unit cost); instant labeling, scheduling, and error checking; automatic pipe sizing and flow/pressure calculations based on the Hazen-Williams formula; and an unparalleled system for drafting and organizing details. Since launching in 2004, Land F/X has grown into a trusted tool for more than 2,000 firms worldwide. We also offer F/X CAD – an Autodesk-authorized version of AutoCAD tailored to the needs of landscape architects and irrigation designers. Visit the Land F/X website at landfx.com.
U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)
The U.S. Green Building Council is committed to a sustainable, prosperous future through LEED, the leading program for green buildings and communities worldwide. Visit the USGBC website at usgbc.org.
Landscape Architecture Foundation
Anova is proud to sponsor the mission of the Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF) to preserve, improve, and enhance the environment. We offer support for the continued success of LAF’s research, scholarship, leadership programs, and initiatives. Visit LAF’s website at lafoundation.org.
Gateway Greening is a St. Louis nonprofit organization that educates and empowers citizens to strengthen their communities by way of gardening and urban agriculture. Anova has donated over fifty benches, garden tables, receptacles, and bike racks to Gateway Greening for distribution among community gardens as part of our commitment to bring beauty and comfort to public spaces. By joining the effort to keep these green spaces clean and inviting, we hope to create a better environment for residents. Visit the Gateway Greening website at gatewaygreening.org.
Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA)
The Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) is the world’s oldest, largest member-driven society for a host of design practices, including: product design, industrial design, interaction design, human factors, ergonomics, design research, design management, universal design, and 2 other design-related fields. Since 2009, we have been partnering with Southern Illinois University Carbondale to turn concepts into reality through collaborative student projects. Each year, a student’s site furnishing design is selected to be manufactured as a new Anova collection. Visit the IDSA website at www.idsa.org.
World Food Day
Each year, Anova volunteers as a packaging partner for St. Louis World Food Day. Together, we help the organization reach their goal of packaging over 200,000 nutritious meals in one day to be delivered to malnourished children living in a poverty-stricken area in Tanzania. Visit the St. Louis World Food Day website at www.stlwfd.org.