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SICU project awarded third prize by Holcim Foundation!


The project “Sustainable Incremental Construction Unit”, managed by Bauhaus/EiABC Prof. Dr. Dirk Donath was awarded bronze in the Regional Holcim Award 2014 Africa Middle East. SICU, a prototype solution to lowcost housing in Ethiopia, was designed and constructed as part of the three-year “Concept-Test-Realization” project funded by DAAD. Each project year sees the realization of a prototypical building. This year, MACU, a CNC generated test house will be constructed in Addis Ababa and later reassembled in Juba, South Sudan. Further updates to follow …

For more info on the award, see the Holcim website and view their short video introduction to SICU below:

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