Backed by 14 years of industry experience, EcoMode Design offers a wide range of services including residential design, drafting and energy efficiency assessments. Specialising in NatHERS & BASIX, our expert energy efficiency assessments have benefited more than a thousand clients across all scales of development.

At the helm of EcoMode is Building Designer Zoltan Lipovschi who is renowned for his considerable experience in design development, documentation and on-site administration of residential projects ranging from master planned communities to one-off bespoke houses.

Zoltan is committed to documentation quality and has proven ability to successfully manage projects from inception to completion. He is regarded for his excellent client liaison skills and ability to effectively meet time restraints and functional requirements whilst raising the bar for technical innovation. 

Zoltan’s long term involvement with builders across all scales has been a key contributing factor to his ability in implementing pragmatic design solutions across a broad range of projects.

Recent projects

  • Wombarra House
  • Illawong Residence
  • Otford House II
  • Otford House I
  • Tanilba Rd. Townhouses
  • Bowral Townhouses

Recent projects with dKO

  • Bonnyrigg Newleaf - 900 apartments, 1600 homes
  • Bonnyrigg Newleaf - Neighbourhood Community Office
  • Ermington AE2 - 200 homes
  • Stonefields New Zealand - 60 apartments, 50 homes
  • Macarthur Gardens - 300 homes
  • Belrose - 17 luxury homes
  • Rawson House Detail Documentation - bespoke house in Epping

Background & Experience

In 2000, Zoltan was a Design Draftsperson working at CSA Architects until 2006 when he began working on contracted building design and product development services for a range of home builders. He then went on to become Senior Design Draftsperson at Jandson Homes and in 2009 began employment for dKO Architecture in Sydney working his way to Senior Project Coordinator.