Project entry 2011 "City hall and civic center recycled from former factory", Oostkamp, Belgium: Interior & Exterior.
Global Submission 2012 - Urban remediation and civic infrastructure hub, São Paulo, Brazil
Project entry 2011 - Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso: Aerial view.
AFN – Summer – Land/water sites.
Conditioned construction area.
Panorama Flussbad - right side.
Project entry 2011 "Lifestyle apartments and infrastructure recycled from former freeway viaducts", Scilla, Italy: Inside the nests, a new way of high quality life.
Project entry 2011 "Ecologically-designed retail and commercial building, Putrajaya, Malaysia": View of project from Dataran Wawasan.
Project entry 2011 - Urban regeneration master plan, Ciudad Juárez, Mexico: New park / local workshops.
Project entry 2011 - Training center for sustainable construction, Marrakesh, Morocco: Working model.
Bamboo structure as top floor.
Project entry 2011 - Sustainable refurbishment of a primary school, near Al Azarije, Palestine: Refurbishment phases/photos of the renewed school / details of the external wall.
Project entry 2011 - Urban agriculture and factory conversion, Bangkok, Thailand: A day in urban farm.
Project entry 2011 - Energy and water efficient border control station, Van Buren, ME, United States: View of primary canopy.
Project entry 2011 - Zero net energy school building, Los Angeles, USA: Exterior rendering with perforated solar skin with apertures of various size to control daylight and view, and wall panels with applied graphics.
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.
Global Holcim Awards 2012
A series of events in West Africa celebrating the Global Holcim Awards Gold project, Secondary school with passive ventilation system, by…
An urban plan by Jan and Tim Edler of realities:united to transform an under-utilized stretch of the River Spree in Berlin into a 745m-long natural…
“Escola de Música” in the community of Paraisópolis in São Paulo was selected to receive the Global Holcim Awards…
A school project in Gando, Burkina Faso, a multifunctional community center in São Paulo, Brazil, and an urban renewal plan in Berlin,…