SMESTAD RECYCLING CENTRE

Completed 2017
Oslo, Norway
6000 m²

Smestad Recycling Centre represents a new typology: an indoor facility for public waste sorting and disposal. The project is located near an established residential area, with special care given to the neighbours and surroundings. The building is a robust, open hall with two distinct areas: one for the public and one for operations. There is a climatized zone at one end for service personnel and management.

Winner Oslo Architect Association's Architecture Prize 2018

Winner DOGA Award for Design and Architecture 2017

Winner Norwegian Precast Concrete Prize 2017

Finalist Norwegian Architecture Prize 2017

Finalist Norwegian Steel Prize 2017

Finalist Oslo City Architecture Prize 2016