Project Showcase | IDCOL Green Building Design Competition 2018
On December 15,2018 , IAB has announced the result of the open architectural competition for the design of multistoried Commercial ( Office) Green Building for Infrastructure Development Company Limited (IDCOL). Studio Morphogenesis Ltd (Ar. Minhaz Bin Gaffar, Ar. Shahia Karim Kabir and Ar Gautam Adhikari ) has secured the first place and the project commission. The 2nd and 3rd place went to Roofliners Studio of Architecture ( Ar. Nazmul Ahsan, Ar. Sarawat Iqbal and Ar. Monon Bin Yunus) and Axis Design Studio ( Ar. Tanvir Mahmud and Ar. Rashidur Rahman) respectively. Six proposals have received the special mention award. The recipients are Indigenous, Ayoteek, Ar Emran and Associates, Metaform, SAA and Deshar Works. Ar. Prof Harron Ur Rashid, Ar. Mohammad Foyez Ullah, Ar Mohammad Shoeb Bhuiya, Ar. Md. Jubair Hasan and Mr. S M Monirul Islam were among the honorable Jury members.
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Earlier, in the month of August, IDCOL in association with IAB announced the competition and called for the design proposals. IDCOL, a non-bank financial institution owned by the Government of Bangladesh (GoB), is the largest energy and infrastructure financing company in the country. The company is planning to establish a commercial green building on .164 Acre plot at Agargaon, Sher-E-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka for using as office spaces with the objective of achieving Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) platinum certification.
Congratulations to all winners!
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Photographs by: Kamrul Hasan (Architect, LGED)
CONTEXT contributors: Ar. Md Shahid Hasan Rabbani & Ar. Shuva Chowdhury