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2017 FINALISTS
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INFRASTRUCTURE
FINALISTS
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ISTANBUL GRAND AIRPORT
Istanbul, Turkey
iGA
The project is the biggest ever undertaking airport and
infrastructure proje...
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HUAWEI SONGSHAN LAKE PARK TRAM
Shanghai, China
Shanghai Urban Construction Design Institute (Group) Ltd.
This project is...
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NUEVO AEROPUERTO INTERNACIONAL
DE LA CIUDAD DE MEXICO
Texcoco, Mexico City, Mexico
Foster + Partners / FR-EE
At 470,000 ...
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EAST SIDE ACCESS
New York City, New York, USA
LiRo Group
East Side Access is a new train station
that will connect Long ...
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ISTANBUL KABATAS-
MECIDIYEKOY-
MAHMUTBEY CIVIL AND
ELECTROMECHANICAL
DESIGN &
CONSTRUCTION WORKS
Istanbul, Turkey
Istanb...
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DESIGN OF THE SECOND TUBE
FOR THE KARAVANKE TUNNEL
Corridor X, Slovenia
Elea iC
Karavanke tunnel is a 8.0 km long, singl...
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ULRIKEN, ARNA-BERGEN
Oslo, Norway
Norconsult AS
Today’s railway between Fløen and Arna is Northern Europe’s
most-traffic...
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HONG KONG ZHUHAI-
MACAO BRIDGE
Guangdong Province, China
The HZMB Authority, China Railway
Construction Electrification...
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BUILDING
FINALISTS
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KUWAIT CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL
Kuwait City, Kuwait
HKS, Inc. / SSH International
Kuwait Children's Hospital is a 300,000 sq...
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OCEANWIDE CENTER
San Francisco, California, USA
Foster + Partners / Heller Manus Architects
Situated in the rapidly cha...
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STANTEC TOWER
Alberta, Canada
Stantec
The tower going up in Edmonton's ICE District provides
1.3 million SF of new spac...
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HOHHOT CITY SAIHAN DISTRICT
NATIONAL FITNESS CENTER
China-Inner Mongolia
Tianjin Architecture Design Institute
This pro...
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SUTTER HEALTH CPMC – MISSION
BERNAL CAMPUS HOSPITAL
San Francisco, California, USA
Mission Bernal Campus Integrated Pro...
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EXPO 2020 DUBAI
Dubai, UAE
Dubai Expo 2020 Bureau
Expo 2020 will be a festival for
all, bringing together hundreds
of c...
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MUSEUM OF THE FUTURE
Dubai, UAE
BuroHappold Engineering
& Killa Design
The 30,000 m2 iconic building will
have an insta...
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BEVAPRO – DEEP ENERGY
RETROFIT PROJECT
Samsun, Turkey
Dubai Expo 2020 Bureau
During construction of this building,
seri...
CONSTRUCTION
FINALISTS
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CHANGSHA MEIXI LAKE INTERNATIONAL
CULTURE AND ART CENTER
Hunan, China
Beijing Urban Construction Group Co., Ltd.
Changs...
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STATE OF NEW
TECHNOLOGY OF
TUNNEL CONSTRUCTION
IN JAPAN FIRT PROJECT
Wakayama Prefecture, Japan
Obayashi Corporation &
...
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MARRISLE BOUTIQUE
LEISURE RESORT
Jiang Su Province, China
Gold Mantis Construction
Decoration Co., Ltd.
A grand hotel w...
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CHINA ZUN TOWER
Beijing, China
China Construction Third
Engineering Bureau Group
Co., Ltd.
China Zun, the future
headqu...
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KRAUSE GATEWAY CENTER
Des Moines, Iowa
Ryan Companies US, Inc.
Krause Gateway Center is the new corporate headquarters ...
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TIANJIN CHOW TAI
FOOK TOWER
Tianjin, China
China Construction Eighth
Engineering Division Co.,
Ltd.
Tianjin Chow Tai Fo...
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121 SEAPORT BOULEVARD
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Skanska USA
121 Seaport Boulevard is a new 17-story, 450,000-SF tower
...
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CHAROEN POKPHAND HQ TOWERS
Beijing, China
China Construction Third Engineering
Bureau Co., Ltd.
Charoen Pokphand HQ Tow...
SUSTAINABILITY
FINALISTS
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PALOMAR
COMMUNITY
COLLEGE
San Marcos, California, USA
BNIM Architects
The Palomar College Operations
and Maintenance Co...
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THE PORTER SCHOOL OF
ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES
Israel
Geotectura/Axelrod-Grobman Architects/
NCA/Assa Aharoni Consulting En...
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MASSACHUSETTS DIVISON OF
FISHERIES & WIDELIFE FIELD
HEADQUARTERS
Westborough, Massachusetts, USA
Columbia Construction ...
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CANWAY BUILDING B
RECONSTRUCTION
PROJECT
Beijing, China
Beijing Institute of Architectural
Design (Group) Co., Ltd.
Can...
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JIEFANG SOUTH
ROAD COMMUNITY
CULTURE AND
SPORTS CENTER
Tianjin, China
Tianjin Architecture Design
Institute
Jiefang Sou...
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DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.
SCHOOL
Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Perkins Eastman
A high-performance school where every d...
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WHIZDOM 101 BANGKOK
Bangkok, Thailand
Magnolia Quality Development
Corporation Limited (MQDC)
A mixed-use development t...
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R.W. KERN CENTER
Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
Bruner/Cott & Associates, Inc.
The 17,000 SF R.W. Kern Center is a new low...
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2017 AEC Excellence Awards Finalists

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2017 AEC Excellence Awards Finalists

  1. 1. 1 2017 FINALISTS
  2. 2. 2 INFRASTRUCTURE FINALISTS
  3. 3. 3 ISTANBUL GRAND AIRPORT Istanbul, Turkey iGA The project is the biggest ever undertaking airport and infrastructure project which includes design, construction and facility management in parallel with a strict deadline. To increase passenger satisfaction and create a modern travel experience IGA applied the latest technologies and digital transformation in constructing and running the airport. Image courtesy of IGA
  4. 4. 4 HUAWEI SONGSHAN LAKE PARK TRAM Shanghai, China Shanghai Urban Construction Design Institute (Group) Ltd. This project is for the design of the tram line of the Huawei Terminal new headquarter in Dongguan, Guangdong Province. This project involves coordination of floodway, reservoir, bridge and mountains, and Huawei requires very high quality detail on bridge and landscape design. Image generated by Autodesk InfraWorks for Huawei Songshan Lake Project
  5. 5. 5 NUEVO AEROPUERTO INTERNACIONAL DE LA CIUDAD DE MEXICO Texcoco, Mexico City, Mexico Foster + Partners / FR-EE At 470,000 sqm, this will be one of the world’s largest airports. The entire terminal is enclosed within a lightweight gridshell, embracing walls and roof in a single flowing form, evocative of flight. The design ensures short walking distances and few level changes. Its unique prefabricated system can be constructed without the need for scaffolding. Image courtesy of Foster + Partners
  6. 6. 6 EAST SIDE ACCESS New York City, New York, USA LiRo Group East Side Access is a new train station that will connect Long Island Railroad to Grand Central Station, a New York City mega-project commissioned by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. The project includes the construction of multiple new tunnels under Manhattan; an eight city block long concourse and multiple train platforms 150 feet beneath Grand Central Station as well as major renovations of Harold Interlocking, the largest in North America. Image courtesy of LiRo Virtual Design and Construction
  7. 7. 7 ISTANBUL KABATAS- MECIDIYEKOY- MAHMUTBEY CIVIL AND ELECTROMECHANICAL DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION WORKS Istanbul, Turkey Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality - Directorate of European Side Rail Systems Istanbul Kabatas-Mecidiyekoy- Mahmutbey (KMM) Metro Line is a mass transportation railway system. Istanbul KMM Metro Line project is one of the first underground projects in Turkey designed on a BIM platform using 5D technology. Image courtesy of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) - Directorate of European Side Rail Systems
  8. 8. 8 DESIGN OF THE SECOND TUBE FOR THE KARAVANKE TUNNEL Corridor X, Slovenia Elea iC Karavanke tunnel is a 8.0 km long, single tube, bidirectional motorway tunnel connecting Austria and Slovenia. It was originally designed as a twin tube tunnel, but due to lack of traffic, it was built as a single tube. After commissioning, increasingly higher traffic, support deterioration and lack of safety measures meant that a second tube was required to efficiently operate the tunnel in the future. Image courtesy Elea iC; Models provided by Project teams Karavanke Tunnel (Companies: Elea iC, iC Consulenten, Laabmayr, IGT, Lineal, PNZ, SZ-PP, IBE, Geoportal, IRGO)
  9. 9. 9 ULRIKEN, ARNA-BERGEN Oslo, Norway Norconsult AS Today’s railway between Fløen and Arna is Northern Europe’s most-trafficked single-track tunnel. To increase the capacity and give better safety a new parallel tunnel is being built followed by the upgrade of the existing stations. The project started in 2010 and the new tunnel is scheduled to open in 2020. Image courtesy of Bane NOR / Norconsult / Baezeni
  10. 10. 10 HONG KONG ZHUHAI- MACAO BRIDGE Guangdong Province, China The HZMB Authority, China Railway Construction Electrification Bureau Group Co., Ltd., isBIM Ltd. Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge is the world's first cross-sea transportation cluster project that combine artificial islands, bridges and tunnels. It adopts a bridges-tunnels combination scheme, along with two artificial islands. The transportation system is so enormous and complex that consists of over ten sub-systems. Image courtesy of The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge Authority
  11. 11. 11 BUILDING FINALISTS
  12. 12. 12 KUWAIT CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL Kuwait City, Kuwait HKS, Inc. / SSH International Kuwait Children's Hospital is a 300,000 square meter five star hospitality experience health care facility. Image courtesy of HKS Architects
  13. 13. 13 OCEANWIDE CENTER San Francisco, California, USA Foster + Partners / Heller Manus Architects Situated in the rapidly changing Transbay Area of San Francisco, the Oceanwide Center development comprises two mixed-use towers, along with impressive new public spaces and important new pedestrian connections. The design will also restore and revitalize two historic buildings on site and together, the development provides a significant amount of new hotel, office and residential spaces in this downtown neighborhood. Image courtesy of Foster + Partners and Heller Manus Architects
  14. 14. 14 STANTEC TOWER Alberta, Canada Stantec The tower going up in Edmonton's ICE District provides 1.3 million SF of new space, both high end residential as well as for Stantec's new headquarters. The building is targeting LEED Gold status and was delivered with exceptional BIM across many Stantec offices working seamlessly with Revit Server and then BIM 360 Team with immersive visualization technology leveraged within the production models. Image courtesy of One Properties & Stantec
  15. 15. 15 HOHHOT CITY SAIHAN DISTRICT NATIONAL FITNESS CENTER China-Inner Mongolia Tianjin Architecture Design Institute This project is an integrated sports building, and a government-invested public-benefit project to provide citizens with sports, entertainment, performances and more. It is the first demonstrated project Inner Mongolia, China, responding to the calls of the nationwide fitness program. Image courtesy of BIM Design Center, TADI
  16. 16. 16 SUTTER HEALTH CPMC – MISSION BERNAL CAMPUS HOSPITAL San Francisco, California, USA Mission Bernal Campus Integrated Project Delivery Mission Bernal Campus Hospital project is a new seven- story hospital with approximately 234,000 gross square feet of acute care, clinical and building infrastructure space. The hospital will have a total of 120-beds, including 88 Medical/Surgical, 10 ICUs and 22 Labor/Delivery and Postpartum beds. Image courtesy of MBC IPD
  17. 17. 17 EXPO 2020 DUBAI Dubai, UAE Dubai Expo 2020 Bureau Expo 2020 will be a festival for all, bringing together hundreds of countries and millions of people. The site will have the capacity to welcome up to 270,000 visitors per day. Image courtesy of Dubai Expo 2020 Bureau
  18. 18. 18 MUSEUM OF THE FUTURE Dubai, UAE BuroHappold Engineering & Killa Design The 30,000 m2 iconic building will have an instantly recognizable form like no other, epitomized by its futuristic stainless steel facade, integrated with an illuminated glazed Arabic calligraphy. Its prime location adjacent to Emirates Towers will be directly accessible from the Dubai Metro. Image courtesy of BuroHappold Engineering
  19. 19. 19 BEVAPRO – DEEP ENERGY RETROFIT PROJECT Samsun, Turkey Dubai Expo 2020 Bureau During construction of this building, serious energy efficiency issues were identified, so radical changes to the building are being made in order to achieve LEED and EnerPHit Passivhaus Standards. Image courtesy of IBBM Design
  20. 20. CONSTRUCTION FINALISTS
  21. 21. 21 CHANGSHA MEIXI LAKE INTERNATIONAL CULTURE AND ART CENTER Hunan, China Beijing Urban Construction Group Co., Ltd. Changsha Meixi Lake International Culture and Art Center is a large public theater which includes the 1800 seat Grand Theater, 500 seat Small Theater and an exhibition area of more than 10,000 ㎡ of the contemporary art museum. The framework is a shear wall structure, surrounded by a curved steel structure. The building presents an elegant streamlined shape, like blooming hibiscus flowers. Image courtesy of Beijing Urban Construction Group Co., Ltd.
  22. 22. 22 STATE OF NEW TECHNOLOGY OF TUNNEL CONSTRUCTION IN JAPAN FIRT PROJECT Wakayama Prefecture, Japan Obayashi Corporation & ITOCHU Techno-Solutions Corporation Japan is surrounded by the sea, and there are many living roads along the beachfront. Therefore, if a tsunami occurs, the only living road is cut off, and there is a high risk of sudden illness and areas being isolated at the time of disaster occurrence, so a highway can also serve as a backup for living roads. The constructed tunnel is the fourth longest long tunnel in the tunnel construction between Kiitanabe and Susami. Image courtesy of OBAYASHI Corporation
  23. 23. 23 MARRISLE BOUTIQUE LEISURE RESORT Jiang Su Province, China Gold Mantis Construction Decoration Co., Ltd. A grand hotel which includes 200 suites on 10 floors. Image courtesy of D & H International Engineering & Design Co., Ltd.
  24. 24. 24 CHINA ZUN TOWER Beijing, China China Construction Third Engineering Bureau Group Co., Ltd. China Zun, the future headquarters of China CITIC Group, is located in the core area of Beijing’s Central Business District. The height of China Zun building is 528 meters with mega steel frame and steel reinforced concrete core structure. China Zun will be the world first skyscraper that stands on an area of 8 degree seismic fortification intensity (China standard). Image courtesy of China Construction Third Engineering Bureau Group Co., Ltd.
  25. 25. 25 KRAUSE GATEWAY CENTER Des Moines, Iowa Ryan Companies US, Inc. Krause Gateway Center is the new corporate headquarters of Kum & Go, an Iowa-based convenience store chain. Sited on two blocks in downtown Des Moines, the 6-story, 163,000 SF building provides a modern and highly collaborative work environment. The building design is centered on lightness, simplicity and openness. The space features abundant natural light and numerous amenities. Image courtesy of Ryan Companies US, Inc.
  26. 26. 26 TIANJIN CHOW TAI FOOK TOWER Tianjin, China China Construction Eighth Engineering Division Co., Ltd. Tianjin Chow Tai Fook Tower is a super skyscraper designed by SOM. It combines a commerce, class A official business, luxury apartment and super five-star hotel into one. A sustainable design philosophy is widely integrated throughout, and it will be a striking new landmark in Tianjin and even North China. Image courtesy of China Construction Eighth Engineering Division Co., Ltd.
  27. 27. 27 121 SEAPORT BOULEVARD Boston, Massachusetts, USA Skanska USA 121 Seaport Boulevard is a new 17-story, 450,000-SF tower located in the heart of Boston’s Seaport District. 121 Seaport is targeting LEED Platinum efficiency certification; the building’s elliptical design will result in 15 percent energy savings by reducing direct solar exposure. Image courtesy of CBT Architects and Skanska USA
  28. 28. 28 CHAROEN POKPHAND HQ TOWERS Beijing, China China Construction Third Engineering Bureau Co., Ltd. Charoen Pokphand HQ Towers are twin high-rise towers, located in the northeast corner of the core area of CBD in Beijing. Each tower is 238 meters tall with 6 floors underground and 45 floors above ground. The south and north tower will be mainly served as headquarter offices for Charoen Pokphand Group and Chinese entrepreneurs. Image courtesy of China Construction Third Engineering Bureau Co., Ltd.
  29. 29. SUSTAINABILITY FINALISTS
  30. 30. 30 PALOMAR COMMUNITY COLLEGE San Marcos, California, USA BNIM Architects The Palomar College Operations and Maintenance Complex will serve buildings and grounds at Palomar College and other satellite campuses. It will house the district’s facilities personnel for buildings, grounds, and maintenance as well as providing conference space, staff offices, and shop spaces. The project consists of a large shop building and small office building that are linked through a series of outdoor paths and spaces on an irregularly shaped site. Image courtesy of BNIM
  31. 31. 31 THE PORTER SCHOOL OF ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES Israel Geotectura/Axelrod-Grobman Architects/ NCA/Assa Aharoni Consulting Engineers The Porter School in the Tel Aviv University is the first LEED Platinum certified project in Israel and amongst the greenest projects in the world that achieved 92 points and above in the LEED certification. It was built to reflect the broad environmental vision of its founders, Dame Shirley Porter and implements a range of green principles and ideas. Energy simulation tools were used on the project to improve the design. Image courtesy of Shai Epstein
  32. 32. 32 MASSACHUSETTS DIVISON OF FISHERIES & WIDELIFE FIELD HEADQUARTERS Westborough, Massachusetts, USA Columbia Construction Company The first Zero Net public office building in MA supports the agency’s environmental, regulation, conservation and educational programs. At 45,000 SF, this LEED Platinum high performance sustainable building is a showcase for the agency’s conservation mission. The headquarters houses flexible offices, classrooms, library, meeting rooms, laboratories, and a live trout pond. The site overlooks 1000- acres of conservation land, acting as an outdoor classroom with a large rainwater garden. Image courtesy of Chuck Choi
  33. 33. 33 CANWAY BUILDING B RECONSTRUCTION PROJECT Beijing, China Beijing Institute of Architectural Design (Group) Co., Ltd. Canway Building B (also known as Canway B) located in Fuxingmen Beijing, is a modernized office building originally built in 1996. In 2014, Canway B started the overall renovation for providing increased comfort under energy-saving and environmental protection requirements. The Renovation of Canway B was granted LEED platinum certification and the building was back up and running by July 2015. Image courtesy of BIAD (Beijing Institute of Architectural Design (Group) Co., Ltd.)
  34. 34. 34 JIEFANG SOUTH ROAD COMMUNITY CULTURE AND SPORTS CENTER Tianjin, China Tianjin Architecture Design Institute Jiefang South Road Community Culture and Sports Center is a comprehensive public welfare building that has obtained the LEED Platinum certification and China three star certificate of Green building design label. Sustainable design with BIM was used in the whole process. Image courtesy of BIM Design Centre, Tianjin Architecture Design Institute
  35. 35. 35 DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. SCHOOL Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA Perkins Eastman A high-performance school where every design decision improves learning while reducing energy use. For the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. School in Cambridge, Perkins Eastman led an extensive process to support Cambridge Public Schools’ goals to promote academic excellence while targeting Net Zero Energy at the site. Image courtesy of Perkins Eastman, Robert Benson Photographer
  36. 36. 36 WHIZDOM 101 BANGKOK Bangkok, Thailand Magnolia Quality Development Corporation Limited (MQDC) A mixed-use development that combines multiple property uses including residential, retail, office, sports club and community purposes. Image courtesy of MQDC
  37. 37. 37 R.W. KERN CENTER Amherst, Massachusetts, USA Bruner/Cott & Associates, Inc. The 17,000 SF R.W. Kern Center is a new low-impact campus facility designed to meet the requirements of the Living Building Challenge, including net zero energy, water, and waste. The building, which includes classrooms, offices, and a café, engages prospective students, provides community space, and shows commitment to sustainability. Built of glulam timber, local stone, and polished concrete, the building is a reflection of its environment and of sustainable material principles. Image courtesy of Robert Benson Photography
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