On Monday, June 28, Construction 21 Belgium announced the Belgian winners of the 2020-2021 edition of the Green Solutions Awards.
The winners are 3 sustainable buildings and 1 Infrastructure project which won 5 prizes awarded by the jury and the prize of the vote of the professionals of the construction sector.
The UP STRAW Building, Belgian investment of the UP STRAW project, is one of the winner.
Building type: Office building
Year of construction: 2021
Year of delivery : 2021
Address : Avenue d'Ecolys, 7 B-5020 Namur
Net surface : 400 m2
Construction cost : 694 000 €
The complete file of the project : https://www.construction21.org/belgique/case-studies/h/up-straw-building-en.html
Stakeholders : Cluster Eco-construction, HELIUM3, HAVRESAC, HOMECO, MOBIC
Award obtained: Green Building Low Carbon Award
Jury comment: "This is an exemplary and innovative building in terms of the materials used and the implementation system, as proven by the evaluation via the TOTEM tool".
The winning projects qualify for the international final, which includes the winners of the 10 national platforms and whose ceremony will take place during the COP 26 in Glasgow.