2012 Timber Design Awards
The call is out for entries into the 2012 Timber Design Awards
First stage entries for all categories close Friday 22 June
Categories and Criteria
1 RESIDENTIAL ARCHITECTURAL EXCELLENCE:
For the innovative use of timber, resulting in a distinctive visual impact on a residential building, either stand-alone or multi- unit/multi-storey project.
2 COMMERCIAL ARCHITECTURAL EXCELLENCE:
For the innovative use of timber resulting in a distinctive visual impact on a commercial, industrial, or public building environment.
3 ENGINEERING EXCELLENCE:
For the innovative use of engineered timber, resulting in a distinctive technical/structural impact on a residential, commercial, industrial or public building environment.
4 EXTERIOR INNOVATION:
For any wood or wood panel product that forms the exterior of a structure, be it residential or non-residential which highlights the versatility and flexibility of wood while enhancing the buildings aesthetic.
5 INTERIOR INNOVATION:
For innovative use of wood or a wood panel product as a signature feature, in a predominantly wood building, adding ambience, flair and practicality.
6 TIMBER INNOVATION IN BUSINESS:
Most innovative use of timber to solve a business/commercial challenge.
7 INDIGENOUS TIMBER SHOWCASE AWARD:
The use of indigenous timber in a manner that best highlights its unique characteristics. This category is open to entries from across the spectrum of timber usage from furniture to buildings, facilities to objet’s d’art.
8 CANTERBURY REBUILD INNOVATION:
Most effective use of timber in architectural and engineering terms, as a response to the Canterbury rebuild – this award is open to both built and unbuilt.
9 SUSTAINABILITY AWARD:
For entries that show a commitment to sustainability
where there is a focus on timber, the carbon footprint, location of supply,
energy efficiency etc.
Find out more and apply for the awards at NZWood's website.
Download the poster here.