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Caravan Site Upgrade

The camping facilities, natural pool and gate house building have now been completed in this regional development strategy. The project makes use of locally available natural materials to minimize environmental impacts while maximizing community involvement and local job creation. By utilizing a range of renewable energy and ecological sanitation systems, running costs can be minimized – safeguarding environmental sustainability and increasing the site’s marketability.

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Well-considered balance: camping facilities, natural pool and gate house completed
Holcim Awards competition goes global
Holcim Awards Silver 2005 to caravan site upgrade in South Africa
“A systematic approach in a non-invasive manner that respects the context in which it is situated” – Holcim Awards Jury
Project Entry 2005 for Africa Middle East
Project Details
Nieuwoudtville, South Africa
Andrew Raymond Horn
Main Author
Andrew Raymond Horn
Eco Design Architects & Consultants, South Africa
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Main Author
Flavio Tedeschi
Eco Design Architects & Consultants, South Africa
Anne Marie Moore
Main Author
Anne Marie Moore
Eco Design Architects & Consultants, South Africa
Doug Sparks
Further Author
Doug Sparks
Silver 2005
Middle East Africa
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