Façade2016: Innovation Award from the Society of Façade Engineering

Prize: National/international honour


3rd international competition organised by the Society of Façade Engineering
This international award on outstanding facade innovation was given by the Society of Facade Engineering to the research group of TU Delft and to the ABT structural engineers involved in the research and the development of the Crystal Houses facade.
Commenting on Crystal Houses: “This is a beautifully crafted example of a small but precisely executed commercial building. The judges were impressed by the attention to detail and thorough research and engineering that went into the project.”
Granting OrganisationsSociety of Façade Engineering

Awarded at event

Event titleThe Glass Supper 2016
LocationGibson Hall, Bishopsgate, London, United KingdomShow on map
Period1 Dec 2016 → 1 Dec 2016


  • Crystal Houses
  • glass facade
  • solid glass bricks