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2019

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Dakar International Congress Center in Senegal awarded ENR’s Global Best Project in the Cultural

We are pleased to announce that the Dakar International Congress Center project in Senegal has recently won the prestigious ENR’s Global Best Projects Award in the Cultural Projects category in 2015 after competing with hundreds of projects around the world.

The Dakar International Congress Center was also shortlisted in the World Architecture Festival 2014 which took place in Singapore. Meinhardt’s Turkey office has provided structural engineering design services in only 2.5 months for this fast-track project, just in time for The 15th Francophonie Summit which was held in Dakar, Senegal, on the 29th November, 2014. Our client for this project is Summa Construction; and architectural services were provided by Tabanlioglu Architecture- both Turkey based companies. 

Sponsored by Engineering News Record (ENR) the 3rd Annual Global Best Projects Competition identifies and honors the global project teams behind outstanding design and construction efforts during the past year. Industry veterans select the Global Best Projects winners as outstanding examples of the challenges, risks and rewards of designing and building internationally with special emphasis on the diversity of project teams and their teamwork.