Helsinki's South Harbour

open international competition for ideas

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consegna entro il 30 settembre 2011

The City of Helsinki is organizing an open international competition for ideas for Helsinki's South Harbour area. The competition is a part of the World Design Capital Helsinki 2012 programme.

The entrants' task is to create a comprehensive ideas plan for the South harbour that can be used as a basis for the future development of the area. The competition area is the entire shore area of the South Harbour. The central location of the South Harbour, the area's cultural history and the passanger ports are essential parts of the city identity. The South Harbour is Helsinki's marine national landscape.

The competition is open to everyone. It is desirable for the entrants to form design groups with a varied composition of experts in the fields of land use and architecture, landscape architecture as well as traffic, community, construction end energy technology and harbour operations.

- I award 60.000,00 EUR
- II award 45.000,00 EUR
- III award 30.000,00 EUR
in addition 2 redemptions worth 15.000 EUR will be given

A free seminar pertaining to the competition will be organised on 27 May 2011 starting at 10 am in Wanha Satama at the address Kanavakatu 5. Registration for the seminar are expected by 16 May via the competition website

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