LafargeHolcim Foundation Rewarding Excellence in Sustainable Construction
Awards
1st Competition
Global Holcim Awards 2006

Global Holcim Awards finalists 2006

As part of the three-year competition cycle with prize money totaling USD 2 million, all 15 projects that received the gold, silver or bronze award in the five regional competitions automatically qualified for the Global Holcim Awards.

The global phase of the competition showcased the best entries from more than 1500 submissions from 118 countries, and encouraged innovative, future-oriented and tangible approaches within the building and construction industry. The Global Holcim Awards winners were announced in Bangkok in April 2006. 

Finalists

Socioeconomic equipment in a mountain village
Main Author
Abdelrhni Fenjiro - Agence d´architecture et dúrbanism Fenjiro Abdelrhni, Rabat, Morocco
Further Authors
Hicham Agyo - Rabat, Morocco; Amal Messaoud - Rabat, Morocco Read more »

Argentina | Buenos Aires

Green roofs for Buenos Aires
Main Author
Hugo Gilardi - Gilardi y Asociados Arquitectos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Further Authors
Juan Rautenstrauch - Sociedad Bracht SA, Buenos Aires, Argentina; Raul Halac - University of Cordoba, Cordoba, Argentina; Andrea Libovich Read more »

Brazil | Rio de Janeiro

Minimum-energy-school
Main Author
Michael Laar - Intelarc, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Further Authors
Celio Diniz - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Eduardo Canellas - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Eduardo Dezouzart - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Tiago Gualda - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Read more »

Canada | Montréal

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

Canada | Winnipeg

Material Reduction: Efficient fabric-formed concrete
Main Author
Mark West - University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada Read more »

China | Hangzhou

Design for a Clan Settlement's Regeneration
Main Author
Chang Qing - Tongji University, Shanghai, China
Further Authors
Li Shen - Tongji University, Shanghai, China; Feng Lu - Tongji University, Shanghai, China; Peng Zhang - Tongji University, Shanghai, China; Jie Chen - Tongji University, Shanghai, China; Yongli Xu - Tongji University, Shanghai, China; Tao Hu - Tongji University, Shanghai, China Read more »

Germany | Stuttgart

Main Station Stuttgart
Main Author
Christoph Ingenhoven - Ingenhoven und Partner Architekten, Dusseldorf, Germany Read more »

Italy | Amalfi

Waterpower – Renewal Strategy for the Mulini Valley
Main Author
Luigi Centola - Centola & Associati, Salerno, Italy
Further Author
Mariagiovanna Riitano - University of Salerno, Salerno, Italy Read more »

Japan | Hiroshima

Air Suit - Housing Renovation
Main Author
Kazuhide Doi - Kazuhide Doi Architects, Hiroshima, Japan Read more »

Philippines | Cagayan de Oro

Concrete Substrates for Accelerated Coral Restoration
Main Authors
Lemuel Alfeche - Cagayan de Oro, Philippines; Ronald Roland Cesar Rodriguez - Diamond Marketing, Cagayan de Oro, Philippines
Further Author
Oscar Halibas Cinco - Cagayan de Oro, Philippines Read more »

South Africa | Nieuwoudtville

Caravan Site Upgrade
Main Authors
Andrew Raymond Horn - Eco Design Architects & Consultants, Cape Town, South Africa; Flavio Tedeschi - Eco Design Architects & Consultants, Cape Town, South Africa; Anne Marie Moore - Eco Design Architects & Consultants, Cape Town, South Africa
Further Authors
Doug Sparks - Cape Town, South Africa; David Leukes - Cape Town, South Africa; Sarah Frazee - Cape Town, South Africa; Diekie van Nieuwenhuizen - Cape Town, South Africa Read more »

South Africa | Cape Town

Tsoga Environmental Center and Local Sustainability Catalyst
Main Author
Alastair Rendall - arg design, Cape Town, South Africa
Further Authors
Anna Cowen - Anna Cowen Architect, Cape Town, South Africa; Gita Goven - arg design, Cape Town, South Africa; Martin Firer - Cape Town, South Africa; Shane Stewart - Cape Town, South Africa; Penny Unsworth - Cape Town, South Africa; Vernon Collis - Vernon Collis and Associates; Paul Carew; Abby Street; Tarna Klitzner Read more »

Spain | Seville

Metropol Parasol - Redevelopment of Plaza de la Encarnación
Main Author
Jürgen Mayer H. - J. MAYER H. Architekten, Berlin, Germany
Further Authors
Jose Maria De la Pena Coronado - Arup Madrid, Madrid, Spain; Joerg Th. Coqui - Berlin, Germany Read more »

USA | San Francisco

New Sustainable California Academy of Sciences
Main Authors
Renzo Piano - Renzo Piano Building Workshop, Genoa, Italy; John Kociolek - California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, USA
Further Authors
Jean Rogers - Arup California, San Francisco, USA; Paul William Donahue - California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, USA Read more »

Venezuela | Caracas

San Rafael-Unido, Urban Integration Project
Main Authors
Silvia Soonets - Proyectos Arqui5, Caracas, Venezuela; Isabel Pocaterra - Proyectos Arqui5, Caracas, Venezuela
Further Authors
Maria Pocaterra - Proyectos Arqui5, Caracas, Venezuela; Victor Gastier - Proyectos Arqui5, Caracas, Venezuela Read more »
 
Awards Details
Related Media & Downloads
Video
Global Holcim Awards 2006 - Gold - "San Rafael-Unido, Urban Integration Project", Venezuela
Global Holcim Awards 2006 - Gold - "San Rafael-Unido, Urban Integration Project", Venezuela

Impressions of the prize Handover for Global Holcim Awards 2006 Gold.

Video
Global Holcim Awards 2006 - North America - Benny Farm - Bronze Winner
Global Holcim Awards 2006 - North America - Benny Farm - Bronze Winner

Project authors of the Benny Farm project in Canada about their project.

Video
Global Holcim Awards 2006 - ceremony Bangkok
Global Holcim Awards 2006 - ceremony Bangkok

Impressions of the Global Holcim Awards 2006 ceremony in Bangkok.

Video
Global Holcim Awards 2006 - global jury meeting
Global Holcim Awards 2006 - global jury meeting

Impressions of the Global Holcim Awards 2006 - global jury meeting.

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