Holcim opens development contest

Holcim opens development contest
Published: 20 December 2004

Architects, engineers, developers and project owners in Asia, including Indonesia, have been invited to take part in a US$2m competition on sustainable development held by a Swiss foundation.  

"We are trying to stimulate these creative people to come up with ideas of sustainable construction that are beneficial in terms of the environment, community, economy and culture," contest committee chairman for Indonesia Rusli Setiawan said on Friday.  

The event is organized by the Swiss-based Holcim Foundation, an independent arm of Holcim Ltd.