Business Centre in Piura, Peru

Result

Winner announced.
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Overview

ESPARQ requires a new kind of “Business Centre” for one of the most beautiful regions of Peru, in the department or province of Piura, near the airport and within the city’s new expansion area.

Category Idea Competition / Competition Result
Type International, Idea, Open, Two-Stage, Anonymous
Genre Complex, Office, Public
Country Piura, Peru
Registration Deadline 20 September 2008 GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 1 October 2008 (via Online) GoogleCal
Eligibility All

Description
The architecture of this building should serve as an ecological example with relation to the high temperatures of the site, natural ventilation and taking the utmost advantage of rain.
The winning prize for the 2nd STAGE will be of $ 10,000 USD, which is part of the working contract for the development of the architectural project, and of the remnant corresponding payment for professional fees. Said work only involves the execution and development of the following plans: Site plan, Floor plans, Sections, Elevations, and Details.

Jury
Ricardo Moreno (Architect)
Carina Costa (Architect)
Filipe Nascimento (Architect, Winner of the 2nd prize in the ARQUITECTUM Competition, CHICHEN ITZA 2008)
Patricia Soares (Architect, Winner of the 2nd prize in the ARQUITECTUM Competition, CHICHEN ITZA 2008)
Bruno Gonçalves (Architect, Winner of the 2nd prize in the ARQUITECTUM Competition, CHICHEN ITZA 2008)
Enrique Espinosa (Architect)
Julio Espinosa (Architect)
Efrain Polar, Architect (Architect)
Marcos Tinman (Engineer)

Prize
1st PRIZE: US $ 50,000
2nd FINALIST: US $ 1,000
3rd FINALIST: US $ 1,000
4th FINALIST: US $ 1,000
5th FINALIST: US $ 1,000
plus 9 honourable mentions

Entry Fee
Early registration: From July 20th to August 10th, US $ 100
Late registration: From August 10th to September 20th, US $ 150

Entries
3 digital images (jpg, 3 MB maximum, 2600 x 3500 pixels)

Timetable
JURY EVALUATION, 1ST STAGE: October 1-10, 2008
ANNOUNCEMENT OF FINALISTS: October 15, 2008
2ND STAGE SUBMISSIONS DEADLINE: November 1, 2008
ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE WINNING PROPOSAL November 10, 2008

Organizer
ESPARQ

Official Website
http://www.arquitectum.com/

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