LafargeHolcim Foundation Prize Winning Projects in Sustainable Construction
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Project Summary

Rehabilitation, Preserving and Development

This proposal is merited for the enterprising effort to rehabilitate a coastal region in Egypt. Many considerations for implementing sustainable construction technology are made at various scales.

Especially worthy of merit is the attempt to address the overall urban environment, while also considering neighborhood planning and preservation strategies for particular buildings.

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Encouragement prize to project on the Red Sea coast of Egypt
 
“Enterprising effort to rehabilitate a coastal region” – Holcim Awards Jury
 
Project Entry 2005 for Africa Middle East
Project Details
Location
El Quseir, Egypt
Authors
Antonia Schlegel
Main Author
Antonia Schlegel
TU Berlin, Germany
Prizes
Awards
Encouragement prize 2005
Middle East Africa
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