Awards

2015

  • Winner Dutch Building Award, category Civil Constructions: Citybridge De Oversteek, Nijmegen (NL)

2014

  • Winner National Steel Award The Netherlands, category infrastructure: Citybridge De Oversteek, Nijmegen (NL)
  • Winner Steel Competition 2014 Belgium, Footbridges Smedenpoort Bruges (BE)
  • Winner Footbridge Awards 2014 short span for the twin bridges Smedenpoort in Brugge (BE)
  • Honorable mention Footbridge Awards short span for the Vluchthavenbrug in Amsterdam (NL)

2013

  • Golden Pyramid for inspiring commissioners (NL)
  • Dutch German Award for Economy (NL-DE)
  • Winner Nemetschek Structural User Contest, category 2: Civil Structures for the Vluchthavenbrug in Amsterdam (NL)
  • Winner Cultuurprijs KU Leuven 2013-2014, architectuur, interieurarchitectuur en productdesign (BE)

2012

  • Winner Belgian Steel Construction Award for the Bridge in Vroenhoven (BE)
  • Winner Belgian Steel Construction Award for the Pavillion ‘Het Huis’ Middelheim Museum in Antwerp (BE)
  • Winner Belgian Steel Construction Award for the Netherlands Maritime Museum in Amsterdam (NL)
  • Winner Dutch 2012 National Steel Prize for the Netherlands Maritime Museum in Amsterdam (NL)
  • Holzbaupreis Rheinland-Palz, 2011, Viewpoint Bundesgartenshau 2011, architecture :  Dethier  & Associés (DE)
  • Award Duurzaam Kustbeheer (Sustainabele coastal management), footbridge De Lichtenlijn, Knokke (BE)
  • Winner Amsterdam Architecture Prize for the Netherlands Maritime Museum in Amsterdam (NL)

2011

  • New York Waterfront Center Award 2011 for the master plan ‘Ruimte voor de Waal’ (USA)
  • Winner Charles Lemaire Prize, Académie Royale de Belgique (BE)
  • Winner Belgian Steel Construction Award for the footbridge in Esch-sur-Alzette (LU)
  • Winner of the Footbridge Awards 2011 Technical short-span for the Stalhillebrug (BE)
  • Highly Commended for the Footbridge Awards 2011 Aesthetics long-span for the Collegebrug in Kortrijk (BE)
  • Winner of the Footbridge Awards 2011 Technical medium-span for ‘De Lichtenlijn’ at Knokke (BE)
  • Highly Commended for the Footbridge Awards 2011 Aesthetics medium-span for ‘De Lichtenlijn’ at Knokke (BE)
  • Highly Commended for the Footbridge Awards 2011 Aesthetics long-span for the footbridge in Esch-sur-Alzette (LU)
  • Nomination Mies van der Rohe Award 2011 for the Collegebridge in Kortrijk (BE)
  • ‘Building of the Year 2010’ in the category ‘Public Facilities’ on ArchDaily.com for the footbridge in Esch-sur-Alzette (LU)

2010

  • Nomination Belgian Steel Construction Award for the Collegebridge in Kortrijk (BE)
  • Winner of the Wallonia Biennale of Architecture for the footbridge in Verviers (BE)
  • Winner Belgian Steel Construction Award for the footbridge ‘De Lichtenlijn’ in Knokke (BE)

2009

  • Winner Nemetschek Engineering User Contest for the Umicore offices in Hoboken (BE)

2008

  • Winner Belgian Steel Construction Award for the metrostation St-Catherine, Brussels (BE)
  • Winner Belgian Steel Construction Award for the bridge of Stalhille (BE)
  • Winner Belgian Steel Construction Award for Les Brigitinnes, Brussels (BE)

2007

  • Winner Belgian Steel Construction Award for the Pavillon Economique (LU)
  • Nomination Cultural Award of Flanders (BE)

2006

  • Nomination Belgian Steel Construction Award for the bridge of Thuin (BE)
  • Nomination Belgian Steel Construction Award for Containing Light (BE)

2005

  • MIPIM Award Instituut Pasteur (BE)
  • Winner of the Award of Belgian Architecture for the Intercom school Liège (BE)

2004

  • Nomination Belgian Steel Construction Award for the housing at Place Liedts, Brussels (BE)
  • Heritage Award, TrendsTendance (BE)
  • Nomination Belgian Steel Construction Award for the footbridge of Chaussée de Stokkel (BE)
  • Winner Belgian Steel Construction Award for the footbridge in Hotton (BE)
  • Winner Belgian Steel Construction Award for the house Buelens-Vanderlinden (BE)
  • Winner Belgian Steel Construction Award for the canopy in Castle Alden Biesen (BE)
  • Winner of the Award of Belgian Architecture for “Maison 2” (BE)

2003

  • Winner of the Award of Belgian Architecture for the sport hall Rempart des Moines in Brussels (BE)

2002

  • Winner of the Award of Belgian Architecture for the house Elena in Brussels (BE)
  • 2the prize Energy Awards for the house Elena in Brussels (BE)
  • Winner Belgian Steel Construction Award for the canopies Tachkemoni school in Antwerp (BE) et la maison Denis (BE)
  • Winner Mobility Award Brussels for the footbridge in Woluwe (BE)
  • Honorable mention in the Belgian Steel Construction Award for the Tower of Gedinne (BE)
  • Nomination Belgian Steel Construction Award for the footbridge in Woluwe (BE)

2001

  • Award Sint-Lukasarchief (BE)


Exhibitions

  • Oct 2014 – Jan 2015 ‘De Wonderjaren in maquettes. 30 jaar architectuur in Vlaanderen, group exhibition Cultureel Centrum Knokke-Heist, Vlaams Architectuurinstituut VAi/CVAa (BE)
  • Nov 2014 – Apr 2015 ‘Models, imagining to scale’, group exhibition STA°M Stadsmuseum, Gent (BE)
  • Feb 2013 – March 2013 ‘Bridge Design. Laurent Ney’ Design Gallery of Japan Design Committee Japan, Tokyo (JP)
  • Nov 2012 – Jan 2013 ‘Shaping Forces. Laurent Ney’, Embassy Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg, Tokyo (JP)
  • May 2011 – Nov 2011 ‘Bruxelles Prouesses d’ingénieurs / Brussel een sterk staaltje van engineering’ CIVA, Brussels (BE)
  • Nov 2010 – Jan 2011 ‘Shaping forces’, Fondation de l’architecture et de l’ingénierie, Luxembourg (LU)
  • Nov – Dec 2010 ‘Shaping Forces’, IBlichtateljee, Bruges (BE)
  • Sept – Oct 2010 ‘Shaping Forces’, Istanbul Design Week, Istanbul (TK)
  • April – August 2010 ‘Shaping Forces’, Expo Bozar, Brussels (BE)


Articles

  • VAN ROOSBROECK T., BOLS B., NEY L., ‘Geoptimaliseerde structuur wordt betonnen sculptuur, De Promenadebrug te Nijmegen’, Extract, 18 nr. 2, Delft, 2015, NL, p. 20-24
  • NEY L., POULISSEN C., ‘Design – an integrated approach’; Proceedings Footbridges 2014, London (UK) p.96-99
  • MALLIE M., NEY L., BOLS B., VAN NIMMEN K., VAN DEN BROECK P., DE ROECK G., ‘Two mass-tuned footbridges’; Proceedings Footbridge 2014, London (UK) p.190-191
  • MALLIE M., BOLS B. and NEY L., ‘The twin bridges of the Blacksmiths’ gate in Bruges’; Proceedings Footbridge 2014, London (UK) p. 342-343
  • BOLS B., MALLIE M. and NEY L., ‘Design and construction of a pair of Footbridges in historic Bruges’. Bridge Design / Engineering, Issue May 2013
  • DISTER V., BOLS B. and NEY L., ‘Structural design of the Vroenhoven Bridge, Riemst Vroenhoven, Belgium’. Proceedings IABSE 2013, Rotterdam (NL)
  • NEY L., POULISSEN C. and VERBEECK K., ‘Oosterweel link & Nijmegen City Bridge: Two examples of an integral approach to large-scale infrastructure projects in an urban context’, IABSE 2010 Venice (IT) p. 526-527
  • VERBEECK K. and NEY L., ‘Structural design of the doubly curved Heysel canopy’, ICSA 2010
  • VERBEECK K. and NEY L., ‘Structural design of the Rogier conic shell canopy’, ICSA 2010
  • VERBEECK K. and NEY L., ‘Structural design of the doubly curved Heysel canopy’, IASS 2009 Proceedings, Valencia (SP) p. 314-315
  • ADRIAENSSENS S. NEY L. BODARWE E. WILLIAMS C., ‘Dutch Maritime Museum: Form-finding of an irregular faceted skeletal shell – Part a’, Part b, IASS 2009 Proceedings Valencia (SP) p. 324-327
  • VANDER BEKEN J., GHYSSAERT F., NEY L., ‘Extension for deSingel arts campus, Antwerp, Belgium’, Concrete Engineering International (UK) Volume 13 n°4, 2009, p.45-46,
  • VANDER BEKEN J., GHYSSAERT F., NEY L., ‘Betonschaal in 3D’, Cement (NL) Volume 6, p.46-50, 2009
  • VANDER BEKEN J., GHYSSAERT F., NEY L., ‘Facelift for Headquarters’, Beton (CH) Volume 6, p.14-17, 2009
  • VANDER BEKEN J., GHYSSAERT F., NEY L., ‘Facelift for Umicore, Hoboken, Bel­gium’, Concrete Engineering International (UK) Volume 13 n°3, p.35-38, 2009
  • NEY L., ADRIAENSSENS S., BODARWE E., DISTER V., ‘Centner Footbridge brid­ges the gap between steel structural design and digital fabrication’, Steel Construc­tion Volume 2, March 2009
  • NEY L., ANDRIAENSSENS S., ‘The Piston-Stayed Bridge: A novel Typology for a Mobile Bridge at Tervate, Belgium’, Journal of the IABSE – SEI Volume 17 Nb. 4, 2007
  • MELCHOR BLANCO C., BOUILLARD Ph., BODARWE E., NEY L., ‘Structural dynamic design of a footbridge under pedestrian loading’, 9th SAMTECH Users Conference 2005
  • CREMER J-M., de VILLE de GOYET V., LOTHAIRE A., NEY L., RADU V. ‘Pont sur l’Alzette, Etudes spéciales’, Construction Métallique, N°1, CTICM, 1994
  • NEY L., COULIER Ch., CEUTERICK E. ‘Cours EUROCODE 3, S.3’ Technologisch Instituut KVIV, Europrofil, 1993
  • NEY L., de VILLE de GOYET V., MAQUOI R., ‘Optimum bracing of the arches of tied-arch bridges’ Budapest, 25 April 1990
  • NEY L., de VILLE de GOYET V., MAQUOI R. ‘Etude du contreventement optimal des ponts bowstring’ Construction Métallique, N°3, CTICM, 1990


Publications

  • NEY L., ‘Nijmegen: Designing the “City Bridge”’ Van Tilt, Nijmegen, Netherlands, 2014
  • ADRIAENSSENS S., DEVOLDERE S., NEY L., STRAUVEN , ‘Laurent Ney. Sha­ping Forces’, A+Editions Bozar Books, Brussels, Belgium, 2010
  • BRUNETTA V., PATEEUW V., NEY L., VANDE VELDE D. ‘06 Ney & Partners Free­dom of Formfinding’, Young Architects in Flanders, A16 & VAi, Antwerp, Belgium 2005