RDDA Award 2017
CATEGORY D: International: Platz am Meer Shopping Centre
Platz am Meer won the Retail Design and Developments award from the SACSC:
The new waterfront development in Swakopmund Platz am Meer celebrated its first birthday this September together with receiving a prestigious award from the SACSC.
At the SACSC Retail Design and Development Awards, Platz am Meer was awarded winner in the category International Shopping Centres in recognition of excellent design resolution and innovative construction solutions. MDM Architects and Safari Developments were commended as the project Architect and Developer for converting this spectacular waterfront location in Namibia into an inviting lifestyle centre of retail, restaurants and residential. The centre has maximised its location in terms of setting and views and combines covered shopping with open promenade. The entire project has a good focus on sustainability with natural ventilation, natural light and photovoltaic electricity.