Project update 2010 - San Rafael-Unido, Urban Integration Project, Caracas, Venezuela: After: "Las Marias" Square
Global Holcim Awards Gold 2006: Main Station, Stuttgart, Germany
Project entry 2005 – Waterpower – Renewal Strategy for the Mulini Valley: Hydraulics Museum
The central flower and vegetable garden at Benny Farm was always the neighborhood focus of social interaction. Today it has been relocated, but it still plays the same vital role.
USD 1 million in prize money was awarded to the best sustainable construction projects entered in the first global Holcim Awards competition. The winners were selected from 15 finalists from all continents, from a series of five regional competitions with more than 3,000 submissions from 118 countries.
Joint winners of the Holcim Awards Gold were an urban integration project in Caracas, Venezuela, and the design for a new main railway station in Stuttgart, Germany. The Holcim Awards Silver went to a regional masterplan and renewal strategy for the Mulini Valley near Amalfi, Italy, Holcim Awards Bronze to a low-cost housing and urban renewal project in Montreal, Canada.