Among the competing teams are marine engineers, landscape architects, top-tier innovative companies, and startups — all who are working toward a breakthrough in the seawall design. The two winning teams are one step closer to having the prototype development of the ecological sea wall ready.
Both teams comprise professionals with a passion for environmentally friendly solutions to seawall designs. Team 1 has three industry professionals Adi Neuman ECOncrete (Israel), Hugo Shelley (UK) and BioInspired Argentinian duo: Alejandro Bollano and Charly Karamanian. Team 2 has a landscape engineer and civil engineer, both from UAE and PowerCem Technologies a company from The Netherlands that specializes in sustainable materials.
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Kura Kura Bali Turtle Island is a pioneering development based on the Balinese concept of Tri Hita Karana – Three Ways to Happiness – the harmony of Creation, Nature and Culture in all aspects of life.
It is a vision of an Island of Happiness offering a sustainable ecosystem for a thriving international creative community.
Kura Kura Bali is strategically located at the heart of Bali’s prime real estate, just 15-minute drive from the airport.
The unique eco development spanning 500 hectares with 3000m of coral reefs, 92 birds species invites world-class master-planners, architects and partners of diverse fields to co-create a World of Happiness in Bali.