LafargeHolcim Foundation Promoting and Rewarding Sustainable Construction
“Final Call” for Entries
5th International LafargeHolcim Awards


To enter the 5th International LafargeHolcim Awards for Sustainable Construction, you must register by March 21, 2017 (14:00 UTC).

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February 22, 2017

Watch a short video that summarises the key points about entering the world’s most significant competition for sustainable design – just 26 days left to enter.

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The LafargeHolcim Awards for Sustainable Construction seeks leading projects of professionals as well as bold ideas from the Next Generation that combine sustainable construction solutions with architectural excellence.

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February 20, 2017

Poreform is a design proposal to recast floodwater and runoff as a local resource instead of a liability.

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February 16, 2017

Free translation of Nirmal Kishnani’s “Greening Asia” offered by LafargeHolcim Foundation and Holcim Indonesia.

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February 10, 2017

LafargeHolcim to launch Start-Up Accelerator offering young companies on-site accommodation and use of the industry's leading R&D Center.

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The Board ensures that the activities of the LafargeHolcim Foundation are aligned with current interpretations of sustainable construction, and frames the architectural, scientific, cultural, and policy concerns that are integrated into its initiatives.

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The world-renowned affiliated universities from all continents host Awards competition jury meetings and symposiums.

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Our publications on exemplary buildings, LafargeHolcim Awards winning projects, and conferences illustrate the scope of sustainable construction.

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The five “target issues” defined by the Foundation and its partner universities quantify the degree to which buildings contribute to sustainable development. 

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Browse over 200 prize-winning projects and see their evolution from inspired ideas into tangible flagships of sustainable construction.

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