Winner: The Entopia Building

To promote a wider understanding and appreciation of the construction industry

Photograph of the rooftop of the Entopia Building

David Mackay Award for Engineering and Sustainability

In this category, there is one winning scheme and three commendations.

Winner: The Entopia Building

Client: University of Cambridge

User Client: The Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL)

Lead Architect, Passivhaus Designer, Carbon Consultant, Client Advisor: Architype

Photographs: Architype/Jack Hobhouse

Photographs Titled: Architype/SOLK Photography Ltd

Building Sponsor: Envision Energy

Project Manager: 3Pm

Cost consultant: Gardiner and Theobald

Contractor: ISG

Delivery Architect: Fielden + Mawson

Services Engineer: BDP and Max Fordham

Passivhaus Designer: Max Fordham

Structural Engineer: BDP and CAR

Interior Design: Eve Waldron Design

Passivhaus and EnerPhit Certifiers: Mead Consulting

Judges’ Comments

for its leadership in demonstrating what can be achieved in retrofitting challenging buildings.”