2018 GBCSA Awards winners announced

11 October 2018

This year’s GBCSA Awards winners were awarded during the 11th Annual Green Building Convention at the Century City Conference Centre in Cape Town late last week.


The criteria for qualifying green projects are based on submission data gathered during the GBCSA’s Green Star certification process and the strength of the submissions. Individuals are nominated by the industry and their Green Star engagement is also taken into consideration.

2018 Winners and runners up:

Highest Rated Building

Winner: 78 Corlett Drive, Johannesburg (Project Owner: Legaro Properties / AP: Solid Green)
Runner-up: Watershed, Cape Town (Project Owner: V&A Waterfront / AP: Sow & Reap)

Best Quality Submission

Joint-winner: Liberty Umhlanga, Durban (Project Owner: Liberty Group / AP: Misplon Consulting)
Joint-winner: Menlyn Reconfiguration Phase 1, Tshwane (Project Owner: Public Investment Corporation / AP: Aurecon)
Runner-up: GBCSA Offices, Rosebank, Johannesburg (Project Owner: GBCSA / AP: Ecocentric, Terramanzi)

Established Green Star

Winner: Sally Misplon, Misplon Consulting
Runner-up: Annelide Sherratt, Solid Green

Rising Green Star

Winner: Jesse Hamman, Solid Green
Runner-up: Daniel Grewan, LTM Energy

EDGE Innovative Housing Project

Winner: Belhar Gardens Rental Estate, Cape Town (Project Owner: Madulammoho Housing Association
Runner-up: Ravenswood (Candlewood Crescent), Boksburg, Johannesburg (Property Owner: IHS Investments

Net Zero Innovative Project

Winner: Two Dam Sustainable, Montagu, Western Cape
Runner-up: Lindon Vleihuis Residential Development, Johannesburg

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