Submission: April 15, 2014
Registration: April 15, 2014
Location: Bressanone, Italy
Prizes: 1st Prize € 20.000 2nd Prize € 14.000 3rd Prize € 8.500 Recognitions € 14.000
Type: Open competition for architects in a single stage.
International architectural ideas competition aimed at developing an innovative and functional design of high creative value to the performance for a HQ100 flood protection and improvement of the river area as attractive living space within the urban area of Bressanone , Italy.
From the studies performed to date , particularly in the context of ” CittàPaeseFiume ” is derived from the project area and surroundings of Bressanone a significant flood risk. At risk was deemed particularly the urban area of Bressanone, in particular the area between the indoor pool to the north ( Aquarena / Priel area) and the sports area to the south.
The objective of this ideas competition is to identify appropriate measures to protect on one hand the established area of Bressanone, and on the other hand, the improvement of the entire river area as a container of live , by insertion into the urban tissue, and at the same time to promote and restore the good ecological status of water .
The objective will be achieved through the optimal and economical combination of structural mesures. It is required to consider aspects transversely like flood protection, aquatic ecology , development of settlements, the urban tissue and tourism.