Landrover BAR America`s Cup Building – RICS South East Awards 2016 Project of the Year
We are delighted to announce that the Land Rover BAR America’s Cup HQ has sailed through as RICS South East Awards 2016 Project of the Year.
The RICS awards showcase the most inspirational regional initiatives and developments in land, property, construction and the environment and the Project of the Year title is presented to the scheme which demonstrates overall outstanding best practice and an exemplary commitment to adding value to its local area.
This project was the winner in the ‘Commercial’ category and highly commended in the ‘Design through Innovation’ category.
The winning building is the home of Land Rover BAR Racing – a flagship facility to mark a new era in sport. It comprises 6,874 sqm of sustainable multi functioning space built to BREEAM Excellent standards and purpose built to house all of the team’s activities from sailing to boat design, sports science to marketing. The winning team described the development as, “One building to showcase sport, innovation, technology and sustainability in the heart of Portsmouth for one team with one vision – to bring home the America’s Cup to Britain.”