BLUE CONTAINERS PROJECT was the winner of the “Advanced Architecture Awards 2019”, in the category of “Project/work of advanced digital architecture/construction 4.0”
Professors Rosa Capdevila and Paco Sánchez attended the awards ceremony held at the Gran Casino in Madrid on September 18, within the different activities of the National Congress of Advanced Architecture and Construction 4.0. Finally, the project was a winner and they were able to collect the prize on behalf of all the teachers and students who made it possible.
The jury, composed by mr. José María Marzo (Tectónica), Mrs. Paula Torgal (Odem dos Arquitectos), Pepe Ballesteros (Pasajes Arquitectura), dr. Marwan Halabi (Beirut Arab University) and Mr. Ignasi Pérez (Rebuil Congress Director), had to select the winners of each category from about 170 nominations submitted in total.
In addition, the teachers participated the following day in a debate on the state of training of professionals in the construction sector, where they were able to explain the status of VT, the new learning methodologies implemented in the Family of Building and Civil Works and the Blue Containers Project. Other participants in the debate were Mr. Mario Sanz López, from the “Colegio de Aparejadores” of Madrid and Mr. Antonio Tort, BIM expert and representative of buildingSMART Spanish Chapter.