LafargeHolcim Foundation Rewarding Excellence in Sustainable Construction
Awards
2nd Competition
Regional Holcim Awards 2008
Europe

Winning projects 2008 in Europe

Winners of the second European Holcim Awards competition for projects and visions in sustainable construction were announced at a ceremony in Madrid.

Total prize money of USD 270,000 was presented to ten projects that demonstrate the latest in eco-friendly and sustainable approaches from the building and construction industry.

Winners

Gold | USD 100,000 | Budapest, Hungary

Contextual government quarter development
Main Author
Peter Janesch - Team0708 Kft, Budapest, Hungary Read more »

Silver | USD 50,000 | Maribor, Slovenia

Temporary urban extension in a former landfill
Main Author
Belinda Tato - ecosistema urbano, Madrid, Spain
Further Authors
Jose Luis Vallejo - ecosistema urbano, Madrid, Spain; Constantino Hurtado - ecosistema urbano, Madrid, Spain; Diego García-Setién - ecosistema urbano, Madrid, Spain Read more »

Bronze | USD 25,000 | Zermatt, Switzerland

Autonomous alpine shelter, Monte Rosa hut
Main Author
Andrea Deplazes - Studio Monte Rosa, DARCH, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich), Zurich, Switzerland
Further Author
Marcel Baumgartner - Studio Monte Rosa, DARCH, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich), Zurich, Switzerland Read more »

Acknowledgement prizes

Acknowledgement prize | USD 15,000 | Belgrade, Serbia

Culturally-responsive urban village
Main Author
Vladimir Macura - Belgrade, SE, Serbia
Further Authors
Miodrag Djuric - “ARP” BEOGRAD, Belgrade, Serbia; Zivojin Mitrovic - Administration of the City of Belgrade-City, Belgrade, Serbia Read more »

Acknowledgement prize | USD 15,000 | Ghent, Belgium

Low-cost residence on industrial site
Main Author
Edward Weysen - Weysen De Baere, Gent, Belgium
Further Author
Lore De Baere - Weysen De Baere, Gent, Belgium Read more »

Acknowledgement prize | USD 15,000 | Milan, Italy

Office building with green hypercore
Main Author
Hiromi Hosoya - Hosoya Schaefer Architects, Zurich, Switzerland
Further Authors
Markus Schaefer - Hosoya Schaefer Architects, Zurich, Switzerland; Roland Schreiber - Hosoya Schaefer Architects, Zurich, Switzerland; Christian Bandi - Hosoya Schaefer Architects, Zurich, Switzerland Read more »

Acknowledgement prize | USD 15,000 | Southern Italy

Waterfront reclamation and remediation
Main Author
Luigi Centola - Centola & Associati, Salerno, Italy
Further Authors
Santo Marra - SudArch, Cosenza, Italy; Toni Raimondo - Substanze, Messina, Italy; Alessandro Tinaglia - Air, Messina, Italy; Claudio Lucchesi - Ufo, Milazzo, Italy; Marco Le Donne - Substanze, Messina, Italy; Francesco Rizzo - Centola & Associati, Salerno, Italy; Ines Paolucci - Dip, Rome, Italy; Domenico Manzione - Centola & Associati, Salerno, Italy; Gabriele Sorrentino - Centola & Associati, Salerno, Italy Read more »

"Next Generation" prizes

"Next Generation" 1st prize | USD 20,000 | New Haven, United Kingdom

Production and ecological cluster
Main Author
Semini Pabodha Samarasinghe - Kandy, Sri Lanka Read more »

"Next Generation" 2nd prize | USD 10,000 | Madrid, Spain

Urban greening and economic catalyst
Main Authors
Ana Castillo - castillo de groote architects, Madrid, Spain; Lieven De Groote - castillo de groote architects, Madrid, Spain Read more »

"Next Generation" 3rd prize | USD 5,000 | Paimio, Finland

Self-sufficient rural community
Main Author
Heikki Riitahuhta - Oulu, Finland
Further Authors
Heikki Muntola - Oulu, Finland; Mikko Jakonen - Oulu, Finland Read more »
 
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