LafargeHolcim Foundation International Awards for Sustainable Construction

The USD 2 million LafargeHolcim Awards competition seeks ideas that go beyond technical adaptations to deliver architectural excellence and enhanced quality of life.

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Registration in the 5th International LafargeHolcim Awards competition to promote sustainable construction is open until March 21, 2017.

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January 11, 2017

The process of community consultation is crucial in many projects and illustrates the importance of the human factor in advancing sustainable construction.

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October 25, 2016

Lieu de vie campus hub at the University of Paris-Saclay is now operational – and illustrates how “vertical diversity” can be used to interweave multiple functions.

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October 21, 2016

Lluis Enrique is continuing research to make architectural freeform shapes in an economically efficient and sustainable manner.

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October 18, 2016

USP doctoral student Eduardo Pizarro sees the potential of small pockets within the favela of Paraisópolis to deliver much-needed infrastructure and community spaces.

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October 4, 2016

Silver Award winning MOS Architects is part of the US Pavilion that celebrates the importance and value of the architectural imagination.

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October 3, 2016

DI Designs is engaged in community consultation to ensure that waterways are part of a sustainable urban master plan for the city.

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September 28, 2016

Next Generation winner Nikola Znaor has won the James Dyson Award for Austria “designing something that solves a problem” with his Air-Shade project.

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