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Regional Holcim Awards 2014
Europe

Winning projects 2014 in Europe

The winners of the Holcim Awards 2014 winners for Europe have been announced in Moscow. The twelve winning projects share in more than USD 300,000 prize money, and illustrate how sustainable construction continues to evolve – developing more sophisticated and multi-disciplinary responses to the challenges facing the building and construction industry.

An ecological reserve and remediation project in Southern Italy, a low-cost flexible university building in Paris, and a participatory urban neighborhood in Vienna won gold, silver and bronze.

Winners

Gold | USD 100,000 | Saline Joniche, Reggio Calabria, Italy

Anthropic Park
Anthropic Park
Freshwater ecological reserve and remediation
MAIN AUTHOR
Francisco Leiva - Grupo aranea, Alicante, Spain; Marco Scarpinato - AutonomeForme, Palermo, Italy
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Marta García Chico - Grupo aranea, Alicante, Spain; Lucia Pierro - AutonomeForme, Palermo, Italy Read more »

Silver | USD 50,000 | Paris, France

Public Condenser
Public Condenser
Low-cost flexible university building
MAIN AUTHOR
Gilles Delalex - Muoto, Paris, France; Yves Moreau - Muoto, Paris, France; Thomas Wessel-Cessieux - Muoto, Paris, France Read more »

Bronze | USD 30,000 | Vienna, Austria

The Commons
The Commons
Participatory urban neighborhood
MAIN AUTHOR
Enrique Arenas Laorga - Arenas Basabe Palacios arquitectos, Madrid, Spain; Luis Basabe Montalvo - Arenas Basabe Palacios arquitectos, Madrid, Spain; Luis Palacios Labrador - Arenas Basabe Palacios arquitectos, Madrid, Spain
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Andreas Käfer - Traffix Verkehrsplanung, Vienna, Austria; Robert Korab - Raum & Kommunikation, Vienna, Austria; Thomas Proksch - Land in Sicht Landschaftsarchitektur, Vienna, Austria; Christian Seethaler - Mascha & Seethaler ZT, Vienna, Austria Read more »

HONORABLE MENTION

Honorable Mention | Holderbank, Switzerland

Circular Voids
Circular Voids
Energy-efficient office building
MAIN AUTHOR
Christian Kerez - Christian Kerez, Zurich, Switzerland Read more »

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT PRIZES

Acknowledgement prize | USD 25,000 | Stuttgart, Germany

Aggregate Structure
Aggregate Structure
Reusable aggregates requiring no binding agent
MAIN AUTHOR
Karola Dierichs - University of Stuttgart, Institute for Computational Design, Stuttgart, Germany; Achim Menges - University of Stuttgart, Institute for Computational Design, Stuttgart, Germany Read more »

Acknowledgement prize | USD 25,000 | Brussels, Belgium

Material Flows
Material Flows
Construction materials recycling and logistics hub
MAIN AUTHOR
Ana Castillo - TETRA architecten, Brussels, Belgium; Lieven De Groote - TETRA architecten, Brussels, Belgium; Jan Terwecoren - TETRA architecten, Brussels, Belgium; Annekatrien Verdickt - TETRA architecten, Brussels, Belgium
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Bjorn Gielen - Landinzicht, Brussels, Belgium; Henk Pijpaert - Henk Pijpaert Engineering, Brussels, Belgium Read more »

"NEXT GENERATION" PRIZES

"Next Generation" 1st prize | USD 25,000 | Madrid, Spain

X Marks the Spot
X Marks the Spot
Socially-focused architectural design
MAIN AUTHOR
Hani Jaber Avila - DAT Pangea, Madrid, Spain; Ricardo Mayor Luque - DAT Pangea, Madrid, Spain; Hector Munoz Mendoza - DAT Pangea, Madrid, Spain; Ignacio Taus Jimenez - DAT Pangea, Madrid, Spain Read more »

"Next Generation" 2nd prize | USD 15,000 | Sortavala, Russia

Net Point
Net Point
Civic center virtual network
MAIN AUTHOR
Dimitry Ivanov - Sodruzhestvo construction, St. Petersburg, Russia; Natalia Mikhailova - Sodruzhestvo construction, St. Petersburg, Russia; Nadezhda Pavlova - Monolit Set Stroy Company, St. Petersburg, Russia; Aleksandra Tyron - ASTAL open company, St. Petersburg, Russia; Aleksandr Veshniakov - Sodruzhestvo construction, St. Petersburg, Russia Read more »

"Next Generation" 3rd prize | USD 10,000 | Barcelona, Spain

Bio Ceramic
Bio Ceramic
Moss-grafted clay tiles for green roofs
MAIN AUTHOR
Iker Luna - The Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain Read more »

"Next Generation" 4th prize | USD 7,500 | Dublin, Ireland

De-Salination
De-Salination
Symbiotic water supply and landscape regeneration
MAIN AUTHOR
András Dankházi - University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland Read more »

"Next Generation" 5th prize | USD 7,500 | Nantes, France

Vertical Restructuring
Vertical Restructuring
High-rise tower rehabilitation
MAIN AUTHOR
Grégoire Arthuis - Paris, France Read more »

"Next Generation" 6th prize | USD 7,500 | Vienna, Austria

Air-Shade
Air-Shade
Responsive sustainable shading system
MAIN AUTHOR
Nikola Znaor - Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna, Vienna, Austria Read more »
 
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