International Holcim Awards for Sustainable Construction

Global Holcim Awards finalists 2012

All projects that receiveded Holcim Awards Gold, Silver, or Bronze in each of the five regions of the world automatically qualified for the Global Holcim Awards 2012. Each of the finalist teams was invited to prepare a more extensive submission which was evaluated by the Global Holcim Awards jury.

In addition, all prize-winning projects at the regional level (including 38 Acknowledgement and “Next Generation” winners) automatically competed for up to three Global Holcim Innovation prizes – which focus upon contributions to innovative building materials and construction technologies in the context of sustainable construction.

FINALISTS

Belgium

City hall and civic center recycled from former factory
City hall and civic center recycled from former factory
Oostkamp, Belgium
MAIN AUTHOR
Carlos Arroyo - Carlos Arroyo Arquitectos, Madrid, Spain
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Vanessa Cerezo - Carlos Arroyo Arquitectos, Madrid, Spain Global Innovation poster 2012 (PDF, 5.76 MB) »Global project posters 2012 (PDF, 12.34 MB) »Regional project poster 2011 (PDF, 1.96 MB) » Read more »

Brazil

Urban remediation and civic infrastructure hub
Urban remediation and civic infrastructure hub
São Paulo, Brazil
MAIN AUTHOR
Alfredo Brillembourg - Urban-Think Tank (U-TT), São Paulo, Brazil; Hubert Klumpner - Urban-Think Tank (U-TT), São Paulo, Brazil Global project posters 2012 (PDF, 3.16 MB) »Regional project poster 2011 (PDF, 941.64 KB) » Read more »

Burkina Faso

Secondary school with passive ventilation system
Secondary school with passive ventilation system
Gando, Burkina Faso
MAIN AUTHOR
Diébédo Francis Kéré - Kéré Architecture, Berlin, Germany Global project posters 2012 (PDF, 12.74 MB) »Regional project poster 2011 (PDF, 1.86 MB) » Read more »

Canada

Regional food-gathering nodes and logistics network
Regional food-gathering nodes and logistics network
Iqaluit, Canada
MAIN AUTHOR
Mason White - Lateral Office, Toronto, Canada; Lola Sheppard - Lateral Office, Toronto, Canada
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Nikole Bouchard - Princeton, USA; Fionn Byrne - Toronto, Canada; Ali Fard - Toronto, Canada; Matthew Spremulli - Toronto, Canada Global Innovation poster 2012 (PDF, 1.23 MB) »Global project posters 2012 (PDF, 1.81 MB) »Regional project poster 2011 (PDF, 2.11 MB) » Read more »

Chile

Sustainable post-tsunami reconstruction master plan
Sustainable post-tsunami reconstruction master plan
Constitución, Chile
MAIN AUTHOR
Alejandro Aravena - Elemental, Santiago, Chile
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Víctor Oddó - Elemental, Santiago, Chile; Gonzalo Arteaga - Elemental, Santiago, Chile; Fernando García-Huidobro - Elemental, Santiago, Chile; Diego Torres - Elemental, Santiago, Chile; Cristián Martínez - Elemental, Santiago, Chile; Juan Cerda - Elemental, Santiago, Chile; Alejandro Gutierrez - Arup UK, London, United Kingdom; Eugenio Tironi - Tironi Asosciados, Chile Global Innovation poster 2012 (PDF, 5.30 MB) »Global project posters 2012 (PDF, 1.65 MB) »Regional project poster 2011 (PDF, 568.83 KB) » Read more »

Germany

Urban renewal and swimming-pool precinct
Urban renewal and swimming-pool precinct
Berlin, Germany
MAIN AUTHOR
Tim Edler - realities:united, Berlin, Germany; Jan Edler - realities:united, Berlin, Germany
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Denise Dih - DODK Architekten BDAD; Heiko Sieker - Ingenieurgesellschaft Prof. Dr. Sieker, Hoppegarten, Germany; Anna Lundqvist - Berlin, Germany; Christian Bohne - Man Made Land, Berlin, Germany Global project posters 2012 (PDF, 8.97 MB) »Regional project poster 2011 (PDF, 2.64 MB) » Read more »

Italy

Lifestyle apartments and infrastructure recycled from former freeway viaducts
Lifestyle apartments and infrastructure recycled from former freeway viaducts
Scilla, Italy
MAIN AUTHOR
Philippe Rizzotti - Philippe Rizzotti Architects, Paris, France
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Samuel Nageotte - Samuel Nageotte Architecture, Paris, France; Tanguy Vermet - Off Architecture, Paris, France; Manal Rachdi - Off Architecture, Paris, France Global Innovation poster 2012 (PDF, 11.79 MB) »Global project posters 2012 (PDF, 1.64 MB) »Regional project poster 2011 (PDF, 1.69 MB) » Read more »

Malaysia

Ecologically-designed retail and commercial building
Ecologically-designed retail and commercial building
Putrajaya, Malaysia
MAIN AUTHOR
Ken Yeang - T. R. Hamzah & Yeang International
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Tengku Robert Hamzah - T. R. Hamzah & Yeang International Global project posters 2012 (PDF, 2.40 MB) »Regional project poster 2011 (PDF, 945.66 KB) » Read more »

Mexico

Urban regeneration master plan
Urban regeneration master plan
Ciudad Juárez, Mexico
MAIN AUTHOR
Jose Castillo - arquitectura 911sc, Mexico City, Mexico
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Saidee Springall - arquitectura 911sc, Mexico City, Mexico Global Innovation poster 2012 (PDF, 1.80 MB) »Global project posters 2012 (PDF, 8.31 MB) »Regional project poster 2011 (PDF, 1.00 MB) » Read more »

Morocco

Training center for sustainable construction
Training center for sustainable construction
Marrakesh, Morocco
MAIN AUTHOR
Anna Heringer - Anna Heringer Architecture, Laufen, Germany
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Salima Naji - Rabat, Morocco; Martin Rauch - Lehm Ton Erde Baukunst GmbH, Wien, Austria; Ernst Waibel - Dornbirn, Austria; Elmar Nägele - Architekten Nägele Waibel ZT GmbH, Dornbirn, Austria Global project posters 2012 (PDF, 3.01 MB) »Regional project poster 2011 (PDF, 1.76 MB) » Read more »

Pakistan

Locally-manufactured cob and bamboo school building
Locally-manufactured cob and bamboo school building
Jar Maulwi, Pakistan
MAIN AUTHOR
Eike Roswag - Ziegert | Roswag | Seiler Architekten Ingenieure, Berlin, Germany Global project posters 2012 (PDF, 5.44 MB) »Global Innovation project poster 2012 (PDF, 305.60 KB) »Regional project poster 2011 (PDF, 1.69 MB) » Read more »

Palestine

Sustainable refurbishment of a primary school
Sustainable refurbishment of a primary school
Al Azarije, Palestine
MAIN AUTHOR
Alessio Battistella - ARCò, Milan, Italy; Diego Torriani - ARCò, Milan, Italy; Luca Trabattoni - ARCò, Milan, Italy; Valerio Marazzi - ARCò, Milan, Italy; Carmine Chiarelli - ARCò, Milan, Italy; Albert Alcalde Villacampa - ARCò, Milan, Italy; Claudia Romano - ARCò, Milan, Italy Global Innovation poster 2012 (PDF, 556.43 KB) »Global project posters 2012 (PDF, 2.00 MB) »Regional project poster 2011 (PDF, 1.40 MB) » Read more »

Thailand

Urban agriculture and factory conversion
Urban agriculture and factory conversion
Bangkok, Thailand
MAIN AUTHOR
Isavaret Tamonut - TTH Trading Co., Bangkok, Thailand
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Singh Intrachooto - Osisu, Bangkok, Thailand; Jariyawadee Lekawatana - Architect Kidd Co., Thailand; Phuttipan Aswakool - Architect Kidd Co., Thailand; Vichayuth Meenaphant - Architect Kidd Co., Thailand; Manassak Senachak - Architect Kidd Co., Thailand; Marisa Charusilawong - Architect Kidd Co., Thailand; Chaiyot Pinitjirsamut - C-Insight Co., Bangkok, Thailand; Piroj Chaimongkol - Weint Engineering and Management Co., Bangkok, Thailand Global Innovation poster 2012 (PDF, 605.13 KB) »Global project posters 2012 (PDF, 1.87 MB) »Regional project poster 2011 (PDF, 1.13 MB) » Read more »

USA

Energy and water efficient border control station
Energy and water efficient border control station
Van Buren, USA
MAIN AUTHOR
Julie Snow - Julie Snow Architects, Minneapolis, USA
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Matthew Kreilich - Julie Snow Architects, Minneapolis, USA Global project posters 2012 (PDF, 6.66 MB) »Regional project poster 2011 (PDF, 1.08 MB) » Read more »

USA

Zero net energy school building
Zero net energy school building
Los Angeles, USA
MAIN AUTHOR
Gloria Lee - Swift Lee Office, Los Angeles, USA; Nathan Swift - Swift Lee Office, Los Angeles, USA
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Peter Simmonds - IBE Consulting Engineers, Sherman Oaks, USA; Steve Ratchye - Thornton Tomasetti Inc., San Francisco, USA; Tom Waldron - Butler Manufacturing Company, Santa Ana, USA Global Innovation poster 2012 (PDF, 6.05 MB) »Global project posters 2012 (PDF, 12.79 MB) »Regional project poster 2011 (PDF, 1.54 MB) » Read more »
 
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