On 20th of May all the participants were guests of the ČVUT University in Prague for a lecture about Energy Efficiency followed by a boat trip on Vltava..
The day ended with the gala dinner and the announcement of the winners.
Afterwards the celebration continued in the disco until the dawn.
The subject of the 2011 competition is the creative approach to the concept of energy efficient construction for the high rise buildings. The aim is to design a multiple use tower according to MULTI COMFORT HOUSE STUDENTS CONTEST definition and with passive house components.
The participants will have to design a sustainable sky scraper in a part of Lower Manhattan called Greenwich South. The building has to have the building physics performance of an MULTI COMFORT HOUSE STUDENTS CONTEST.
The new high rise is expected to have about 60 floors above a base of about 5 stories. Its maximum horizontal size of each floor above the base should according to New York City zoning regulations not exceed 175' (about 53.34 m).
The complete data regarding the project and contest requirements are available for download.
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International Stage Winners 2011
This year's more than 180 person (students, teachers) gathered for the International Stage of MULTI COMFORT HOUSE STUDENTS CONTEST 2011.
The subject of this year's MULTI COMFORT HOUSE STUDENTS CONTEST was the design of a skyscraper in New York that will comply with MULTI COMFORT House standard.
After a long deliberation the jury, compounded from:
.....● Professor Marvin J. Malecha-Dean of the College of Design at North Carolina State University
.....● Professor Jan Tywoniak - University ČVUT - Prague
.....● Jean-Baptiste Rieunier, Program Manager, Saint Gobain CRIR