LafargeHolcim Foundation Promoting and Rewarding Sustainable Construction
March 17, 2017

LafargeHolcim Awards winner Mark West’s latest book is a comprehensive look at the emerging technology of flexible molds for reinforced concrete architecture.


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March 11, 2017

Swift Lee Office’s modular school buildings are shifting the discussion on building cost to examine sustainability across the building’s life cycle.

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March 9, 2017

A free translation to Bahasa Indonesia of “Greening Asia: Emerging Principles of Sustainable Architecture” by Nirmal Kishnani has already been shared with over 300 students.

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

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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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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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