Sunday, October 21, 2007

Holcim to Award $2 million for Sustainable Construction Contest


The Holcim Foundation along with MIT, The Swiss Federal Institute for Technology and universities in South Africa, Mexico and China are calling for entries in the Sustainable Construction Award. Total cash prizes add up to $2 million. Projects which have commenced after June 1, 2007. Sustainable construction projects should strive meet:

Quantum change and transferability
Ethical standards and social equity
Ecological quality and energy conservation
Economic performance and compatibility
Contextual and aesthetic impact

So get crackin' and good luck!

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