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Global Holcim Awards 2009

Global Holcim Awards winners 2009

The second cycle of the Holcim Awards competition has reached its pinnacle: the top sustainable construction projects out of thousands of submissions from all continents have been selected.

The four winning entries are a river remediation scheme in Morocco, a greenfield university campus in Vietnam, a rural planning strategy in China, and a shelter for day laborers in the USA.

A series of prize-handovers were held at the site of each project to celebrate the winners and their highly-acclaimed examples of sustainable construction.

Winners

Gold | USD 300,000 | Fez, Morocco

River remediation and urban development scheme
River remediation and urban development scheme
MAIN AUTHOR
Aziza Chaouni - Bureau EAST, Los Angeles, USA; Takako Tajima - Bureau EAST, Los Angeles, USA
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Faiza Zemmouri - FEZ, Morocco; Marco Cenzatti - Cambridge, MA, USA; Reem Alissa - Berkeley, CA, USA; John Ferri - Los Angeles, CA, USA; Dan Brunn - Los Angeles, CA, USA; Vesna Kann - Toronto, Canada Read more »

Silver | USD 200,000 | Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Low-impact greenfield university campus
Low-impact greenfield university campus
MAIN AUTHOR
Kazuhiro Kojima - Coelacanth and Associates C+A, Tokyo, Japan
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Sanuki Daisuke - Daisuke Sanuki Architectural Design Office, Tokyo, Japan; Vo Nghia - Vo Trong Nghia Co. Ltd, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Read more »

Bronze | USD 100,000 | Beijing, China

Sustainable planning for a rural community
Sustainable planning for a rural community
MAIN AUTHOR
Yue Zhang - Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Feng Ni - Beijing Municipal Commission of Urban Planning, Beijing, China; Lingbo Sun - Urbanenergy, Cambridge, USA Read more »

INNOVATION PRIZES

Innovation prize | USD 50,000 | San Francisco, USA

Self-contained day labor station
Self-contained day labor station
MAIN AUTHOR
Liz Ogbu - Public Architecture, San Francisco, USA
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
John Peterson - Public Architecture, San Francisco, USA Read more »
 
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