Holcim Foundation

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Materials reuse and regional transformation scheme

The RE-converting project incorporates multifaceted architectural tools and concepts to generate a sustainable society based upon minimal human impact while also providing energy, employment, and welfare conditions for the people who live, work and play in the new community. 

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Materials reuse and regional transformation wins “Next Generation” prize
“An impressively detailed presentation for addressing social and environmental issues of de-industrialized sites” – Holcim Awards Jury
Project Entry 2011 for Region Europe
Project Details
Gijón / Xixón, Spain
Elisa de los Reyes Garcia
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Elisa de los Reyes Garcia
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain
"Next Generation" 2nd prize 2011
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