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Big Dig Building

Large infrastructural projects are often implemented with little thought given to the amount of waste produced in the process.

This entry from the east coast of the USA makes a central issue of this frequent oversight. The authors call attention to the potential of recycling construction materials for novel purposes.

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Encouragement prize for Boston project
“An aesthetically poetic response to a challenging contextual condition” – Holcim Awards Jury
Project Entry 2005 for North America
Project Details
Boston, USA
John Hong
Main Author
John Hong
Single Speed Design, USA
Jinhee Park
Main Author
Jinhee Park
Single Speed Design, USA
Paul Pedini
Further Author
Paul Pedini
Jay Cashman, Inc. , USA
Encouragement prize 2005
North America
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