RIBA opens Great Fen visitor centre contest
[The deadline for registration is 19 December] The RIBA has launched a two-stage design ideas competition for a £2 million visitor centre at the 3,000 hectare Great Fen wetlands project in Cambridgeshire
Teams are invited to propose concept designs for an ‘exceptional building’ making best use of ‘exemplar of sustainability in construction and use.’
Up to four design teams will be shortlisted in the European-wide competition with each receiving a £3,000 honorarium.
Teams should include a practising registered architect, landscape architect and quantity surveyor.
Construction of the winning scheme will depend on successful fund-raising and winning planning and statutory permissions.
The deadline for registration is 19 December
Submissions should be received by 10 January
Client contact details:
Registration is available through the RIBA website