In the first year of the GREEN ROOF competition, ‘NH Olomouc Congress - green roofs’ was awarded 1st place in the ‘public green roof’ category. The results of the competition organised for the first time this year by the ‘Green Roof’ section of the Union for Planting and Maintaining Green Spaces’ (SZÚZ) were announced on 12 September 2014 at the Château Riding School in Lednice during the Parks for Life - Gardens for Pleasure Conference.
The aim of the competition is to inform the professional community and the general public of the possibilities for greening the roofs and walls of buildings and other structures as part of sustainable construction, environmental protection and the greening of urban areas. The competition is designed to promote quality buildings by acknowledging the joint efforts of investors, designers and suppliers.
The general contractor of the building was GEMO OLOMOUC and the green roof was designed and installed by the firm ZAHRADA Olomouc s.r.o.