The German Design Council, the expert for brand and design in Germany, bestows the German Design Award. Commissioned by the highest authority to represent new developments in the German design industry. Established on the initiative of the German Bundestag (the lower house of German parliament) as a foundation in 1953, it supports the industry in all matters consistently aimed at generating an added brand value through design
Waterford Fire Station has been awarded Special mention in the category of Excellent Communications Design Architecture for 2017. You can see further details here on the German Design Award Website.