LafargeHolcim Foundation Prize Winning Projects in Sustainable Construction

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Heart of Suzhou Creek ecosystem revitalization

The project, Heart of Suzhou Creek ecosystem revitalization, analyzed the impacts of flooding and pollution on this important waterway.

Inspired by the workings of the heart, the visionary idea involves diverting water into a landscaped texture which controls the varying water level and purifies its content by a process of phyto-remediation.

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Top prize in “Next Generation” category
“The most natural way to reform the hydrological system” – Holcim Awards Jury
Project Entry 2008 for Asia Pacific
Project Details
Shanghai, China
Boon Ting Teo
Main Author
Boon Ting Teo
Feng Chia University, Taiwan
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Further Author
Chun Ting Kuo
Feng Chia University , Taiwan
"Next Generation" 1st prize 2008
Asia Pacific
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