LafargeHolcim Foundation International Awards for Sustainable Construction
1st Competition
Regional Holcim Awards 2005
North America

Winning projects 2005 in North America

USD 220,000 in prize money was presented to the best entries from North America in the first Holcim Awards competition for sustainable construction projects.

The Holcim Awards ceremony for sustainable construction projects to be built in Canada and the United States was held at the architectural and historic landmark of Rowes Wharf, known as the gateway to Boston. Almost 200 diplomats, architects, association heads and business representatives attended the event.

Winners

Gold | USD 100,000 | Montréal, Canada

Greening the Infrastructure at Benny Farm
Greening the Infrastructure at Benny Farm
MAIN AUTHOR
Daniel Pearl - L’OEUF (L'Office de L'Eclectisme Urbain et Fonctionnel), Montreal, Canada
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Mark Poddubiuk - Montreal, Canada; Bernard Olivier - L’OEUF (L'Office de L'Eclectisme Urbain et Fonctionnel), Montreal, Canada Read more »

Silver | USD 50,000 | San Francisco, CA, USA

New Sustainable California Academy of Sciences
New Sustainable California Academy of Sciences
MAIN AUTHOR
Renzo Piano - Renzo Piano Building Workshop, Genoa, Italy; John Kociolek - California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, USA
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Jean Rogers - San Francisco, CA, USA; Paul William Donahue - California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, USA Read more »

Bronze | USD 25,000 | Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Material Reduction: Efficient Fabric-Formed Concrete
Material Reduction: Efficient Fabric-Formed Concrete
MAIN AUTHOR
Mark West - University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada Read more »

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT PRIZES

Acknowledgement prize | USD 7,500 | Flagstaff, AZ, USA

Applied Research and Development Facility
Applied Research and Development Facility
MAIN AUTHOR
William Taylor - Hopkins Architects, London
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Gary Clark - Hopkins Architects, London Read more »

Acknowledgement prize | USD 7,500 | Vancouver, Canada

Library and Classroom Building, Langara College
Library and Classroom Building, Langara College
MAIN AUTHOR
Stephen Richard Teeple - Teeple Architects, Toronto, Canada Read more »

Acknowledgement prize | USD 7,500 | Kingston, ON, Canada

Millenium Biologix Headquarters
Millenium Biologix Headquarters
MAIN AUTHOR
Stefan Behnisch - Behnisch, Behnisch & Partner, Stuttgart, Germany Read more »

Acknowledgement prize | USD 7,500 | Warren, AR, USA

Urban Greenway: Riparian Meadows, Mounds & Rooms
Urban Greenway: Riparian Meadows, Mounds & Rooms
MAIN AUTHOR
Stephen Luoni - University of Arkansas Community Design Center, Fayetteville, USA
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Aaron Gabriel - University of Arkansas Community Design Center, Fayetteville, USA; Jeff Shannon - Fayetteville, AR, USA; Mark Boyer - Fayetteville, AR, USA; Marty Matlock - Fayetteville, AR, USA; Bob Morgan - Fayetteville, AR, USA; Laura Chioldi - Fayetteville, AR, USA; Alan Noah-Navarro - Fayetteville, AR, USA; Jena Rimkus - University of Arkansas Community Design Center, Fayetteville, USA Read more »

ENCOURAGEMENT PRIZES

Encouragement prize | USD 5,000 | New York, NY, USA

Beacon River Pool
Beacon River Pool
MAIN AUTHOR
Thomas Nagy - Princeton University, Princeton, USA Read more »

Encouragement prize | USD 5,000 | Boston, MA, USA

Big Dig Building
Big Dig Building
MAIN AUTHOR
John Hong - Single Speed Design, New York, USA; Jinhee Park - Single Speed Design, New York, USA
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Paul Pedini - Jay Cashman, Inc., Quincy, USA Read more »

Encouragement prize | USD 5,000 | Washington, DC, USA

Magic Box
Magic Box
MAIN AUTHOR
Javier Neila - Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Madrid, Spain; Estefania Caamaño - Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Madrid, Spain Read more »
 
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