list of awards
RIBA International Fellowship, 2019
The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has awarded a RIBA International Fellowship to Director of Bridges, Architect Poul Ove Jensen.
Transport Project of the Year, BCIA 2018
Mersey Gateway Bridge is nominated for the 2018 British Construction Industry Awards in the category Transport Project of the Year
HSB Award 2017, The Korean Society of Civil Engineers 2018
Geumgang Pedestrian Bridge received the HSB Award 2017 for high performance steel bridge structures.
Beautiful Architecture Award, The City of Copenhagen 2015
For The Bicycle Snake
Sustainability / Environmental Award 2014, CIHT
Mersey Gateway Bridge was awarded the Sustainability / Environmental Award by the Chartered Institute of Highways and Transportation in 2014.
City.People.Light Awards, Philips Lightning 2014
The Bicycle Snake received second prize at the City.People.Light Awards 2014
Beautiful Architecture Award, The City of Copenhagen 2009
For Åbuen Bridge.
Selected Constructions, "Byggeri" Journal 2006
Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek restoration was awarded with the prize for Selected Constructions 2006 in the open category by the journal "Byggeri".
Architectural Canon, The Danish Ministry of Culture 2006
The Great Belt Link's east bridge has become a part of the Danish Ministry of Culture's Architectural Canon.
Award of the Century, South African Institute of Civil Engineering 2003
Nelson Mandela Bridge in South Africa was presented with the Award of the Century in the construction construction by the South African Institute of Civil Engineering.
Architecture + Technology Award 2003
For Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy in Freiburg, Tyskland.
Selected Constructions, "Byggeri" Journal 2002DT Group HQ won the Selected Constructions award in the category "commercial" by the journal "Byggeri".
Nykredit's Architecture Award 1999
DISSING+WEITLING architecture receives Nykredit's Architecture Award 1999.
European Award for Steel Structures, ECCS 1999
For the Great Belt Link's east bridge.
FIP Award for Outstanding Structures, Fédération Internationale de la Précontrainte 1998
iF-Award, Industrie Forum Design Hannover 1993
For Air Titanium Rim.
Good Design Grand Prize Award, Japanese Industrian Design Promotion Organization 1992
BDA Award, Nordhrein- Westfalen 1990
Kunstsammlung Nordhrein-Westfalen receives the BDA Award (Bund Deutcher Architekten) in Nordhrein-Westfalen.
BDA Award, Niedersachsen 1976 Mainz City Hall receives the BDA Award (Bund Deutcher Architekten) in Niedersachsen.
Queensferry Crossing is nominated for the 2018 British Construction Industry Awards in the category Transport Project of the Year
European Prize for Urban Public Space, 2016
Copenhagen as a city, The Bicycle Snake and two other projects were winners of the European Prize for Urban Public Space in 2016.
D&AD Awards, Spatial Design / Public Community Spaces 2015
The Bicycle Snake received a Graphite Pencil in the "Spatial Design / Public Community Spaces" category at the D&AD Awards Ceremony 2015 in London.
WAN Awards, Transport 2014
The Bicycle Snake won the WAN Awards Transport: “An elevated (…) response to a simple problem; adapted to local culture. Simple. Elegant. Joyous.”
"Raise the Bar" Award, The City of Copenhagen 2013
The "Raise the Bar" Award given for the Bicyle Snake project, which raised the bar regarding the City of Copenhagen's expectations.
Certificate of Recognition, The Society for Beautification of Copenhagen 2006
For Quay Bridge.
Fulton Award, The Concrete Society of South Africa 2006
Nelson Mandela Bridge was awarded the Fulton Award by The Concrete Society of Southern Africa in the category "aesthetic attraction".
Selected Constructions, "Byggeri" Journal 2004
Glostrup City Hall Complex, was selected the winner of Selected Constructions 2004 in the category "commercial" by the journal "Byggeri".
South African Institute of Steel Construction 2003
Nelson Mandela Bridge is selected as the overall winner by the South African Institute of Steel construction in the category "bridge design".
G-Mark, Good Design Award 2001
For Copenhagen University Library, South Campus.
The Floor Prize, Flooring Branch Cooperation and Information Council 1999
For DaimlerChrysler HQ.
King Frederik the 9th's Merit Award 1999
Presented to DISSING+WEITLING for a meritorious effort for Danish export.
PAR's Architecture Award 1996
DISSING+WEITLING architecture receives PAR's Architecture Award (today Danske Ark).
Baden-Württemberg International Design Award 1993
C. F. Hansen Medal 1991
Hans Dissing and Otto Weitling receives the C. F. Hansen medal.
ID Award, Danish Design Council 1989
The Aluminium Award 1975 Hans Dissing and Otto Weitling receives the Aluminium Award for the design of The Danish National Bank.
Icon Award, Danish Design Award 2018The Bicycle Snake received the Icon Award, which is given to an outstanding concept that has become an icon of Danish design and an icon internationally.
Store Arne, Danish Association of Architects 2015
The Bicycle Snake honored with Store Arne Award 2015.“We now add cyclism to the isms of architecture".
A+ Awards, Highways & Bridges 2015
The Bicycle Snake received first prize at Architizer's A+ Awards in the "Highways & Bridges" category.ECCO Hotel and Conference Centre was also nominated in the "Sustainability" category.
GE Awards, Sustainability Award 2014
Mersey Gateway Bridge won the Sustainability Award at the 2014 Ground Engineering Awards.
The Eckersberg Medal, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts 2011
The Eckersberg Medal given to architect Poul Ove Jensen, who has influenced bridges all over the world as director of bridges at DISSING+WEITLING.
Beautiful Architecture Award, The City of Copenhagen 2006
For the restoration of Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek.
Beautiful Architecture Award, The City of Malmö 2005
The University Bridge received the award for beautiful architecture of the year 2005 by the City of Malmö for the bridge's impact on the urban environment.
Technical Competence Award, South African Institute of Civil Engineering 2003
Nelson Mandela Bridge is awarded for the most prominent project presentation within civil engineering in the category "technical competence" by the South African Institute of Civil Engineering.
Beautification Award, The City of Gladsaxe 2002
For DT Group HQ.
iF-Award, Industrie Forum Design Hannover 2000
A Luminaire Series at the library of Goethe University in Frankfurt received the iF-Award by Industrie Forum Designer Hannover.
Selected Constructions, "Byggeri" Journal 1999
For Sonofon HQ.
Building of the Year, The City of Horsens 1999
For Langelinie in Horsens.
Gold Medal, Silmo Grand Prix 1994
Honary Members of Bund Deutcher Architekten 1992
Hans Dissing and Otto Weitling are appointed honary members of BDA (Bund Deurscher Architekten).
BDA Award, Schleswig-Holstein 1990
Kunstsammlung Nordhrein-Westfalen receives the BDA Award (Bund Deutcher Architekten) in Schleswig-Holstein.
The Eckersberg Medal, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts 1978
Hans Dissing and Otto Weitling receives the Eckersberg Medal.
BDA Award, Rheinland-Pfalz 1972 The Novo factory in Mainz receives the BDA Award (Bund Deutcher Architekten) in Rheinland-Pfalz.