The 'Sustainability Declaration' is a guideline developed as part of the Phase Sustainability initiative for identifying, discussing and anchoring sustainability goals in the project with the client at an early stage. It is a practical tool for all responsible parties involved in the construction process to enter the topic of sustainability step by step and to accompany the building owners in sustainability issues in a structured manner.
News · 11. May 2023
On the initiative of the German Association for Water, Wastewater and Waste (DWA), the bdla and other associations, science and organizations are working together in the alliance, 'Together for water-conscious urban development ', to drive the issue forward and move more quickly into large-scale implementation.
News · 10. May 2023
On June 1, 2023, the exhibition of young landscape architecture "FRSICHGRÜN21" will open on the premises of the Ostwestfalen-Lippe University of Applied Sciences in Höxter. To kick off the two-week exhibition, two landscape architects of different generations will discuss the special role and quality of the work of young offices on June 1, starting at 5:30 pm.
News · 03. May 2023
In this year's Biennial, projects can be submitted for the Rosa Barba Casanovas Prize and for the International Prize for Educational Institutions.
News · 26. April 2023
Jury awards first prize and 9 awards
The decision in the competition for the German Landscape Architecture Award 2023 has been made: First Prize goes to the project "Neue Ufer. Überlingen", designed by relais Landschaftsarchitekten Heck Mommsen PartGmbB.
News · 21. April 2023
The Europan E17 competition on the theme of "Living Cities 2" was launched on March 27, 2023. Germany is participating in the process with eight locations - Bad Lobenstein, Berlin, Borkum, Ingolstadt, Kassel, Leipzig, Munich and Regensburg. Europan is an architectural and urban planning ideas competition held every two years that brings together European cities with the next generation of architects, urban planners and open space planners.
News · 28. March 2023
"When the tide goes out - toolbox against the doldrums" is the theme of the 19th Landscaping Conference at Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences on June 16, 2023. A series of presentations will provide impetus on marketing, plant use, rainwater harvesting, digitalization as well as diversification against the backdrop of current and future challenges such as a shortage of skilled workers, sustainable business and climate change.
News · 20. March 2023
By Tom Kirsten
In research and standardization, offices, including members of the bdla, committees, universities and other bodies are currently working on new construction methods for water-sensitive planning.
News · 15. March 2023
By Franziska Günther and Hubertus von Dressler
Extreme hydrological situations have gained significant momentum in recent years. This has been particularly noticeable in the region of Greater Braunschweig.
News · 15. March 2023
Meeting on 3 March 2023 in Copenhagen
On March 3, 2023 representatives:inside of the sponsors of the competition German Landscape Architecture Award 2023 met in Copenhagen. They had accepted the invitation of the Louis Poulsen company to the Danish capital. At the company's headquarters in Kuglegarden on Holmen Island, they were warmly welcomed by Jörg Lamers, Managing Director of Louis Poulsen Germany GmbH, and his colleagues Oliver Nieto-Tröger and Oliver Rott.
News · 07. March 2023