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Botswana Innovation Hub

Contemporary Architectural Competition : Design Contest Africa

Botswana Innovation Hub Architect

SHoP architects were selected as the winner:

Botswana Innovation Hub design – external link 20 Mar 2009

Botswana Innovation Hub – Architects Shortlist

Eight Companies Shortlisted for the Architectural Design Competition of Botswana Innovation Hub As a result of the pre-qualification evaluation, eight firms were shortlisted for the architectural design competition of the Botswana Innovation Hub: CPM Architects [Botswana] Foster & Partners [UK] Gensler [USA] Mosienyane & Partners [Botswana] Perkins & Will [USA] Shop Architects PC [USA] Studio Amati Architects [Italy] Studio Egret West Ltd. [UK] 19 Dec 2008

Botswana Innovation Hub Competition

Designing for the next big market – Africa! We invite tenders from reputable Architectural Firms for “Prequalification” for inclusion into a short list for Design Competition for the Architectural Design of Botswana Innovation Hub. Tenders must be delivered not later than 12.00 hours on 30th January 2008. Tender documentation can be downloaded from website (under the Tender Notices). Photos of the site area:

Botswana Innovation Hub Botswana Innovation Hub site

Botswana´s first Science and Technology Park, Botswana Innovation Hub, is going to be a world class platform for technology oriented and knowledge intensive foreign and local businesses as well as research and advanced training institutes. The concept is being developed together with one of the European leaders in Science and Technology Park – business, Technopolis Oyj. BIH will be an eye-catcher and a landmark still offering cost-effective solutions for users. It will also be a show-case of “Green Building” and as an example lead the way for the whole building industry in Africa!

More information online soon


Architecture in Africa

African Architecture Designs – chronological list

African Building

The Freedom Park, Salvokop, nr Pretoria, South Africa
Design: GAPP Architects/ Urban Designers, MMA Architects, MRA Architects
Freedom Park
image from architects

Freedom Park

Portside Cape Town, South Africa
Design: Louis Karol, Architect
Portside Cape Town
image : Louis Karol

Portside Cape Town Building

Soccer City Stadium, South Africa
Design: Boogertman Urban Edge and Partners in partnership with Populous
Soccer City South Africa
image : Boogertman Urban Edge and Partners / Populous

Soccer City Stadium

Royal Netherlands Embassy Mozambique

South African Buildings

Comments / photos for the Botswana Architecture – African Science and Technology Park page welcome

Botswana Innovation Hub Building – page

Website: Africa