Barcoat

Location: Bjørvika, Oslo
Status: Competition 2005

Energy efficient business facilities in Bjørvika, Oslo. Shared first price in an open international ideas competition about Europe’s most energy efficient business facilities, 2005.
The jury found two propositions to be of equally high standard.  Even if the ultimate solution was not found, the jury found that the competition was “very satisfactory on several different levels”. Lund Hagem Arkitekter AS, Context AS, Hjellnes Cowi AS and Kan Energi AS was awarded with NOK 350,000 for the proposition ”Barcoat”, which according to the jury provided ”the best combination of solutions of all of the challenges in the competition”.