The office has attained most of its projects by participating in open or invited competitions, and this is still the main endeavour of the office. RRA has been awarded prizes for 2/3 of its participated competitions. This emphasizes the conceptual and academic strength of the office.

In addition, RRA has received numerous awards and nominations for its works, both national and international.

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Awards and nominations

Competitions

2016

  • Reiulf Ramstad named Honorary Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (AIA)

  • Knarvik Community Church and Split View Mountain Lodge winners of the German Design Awards 2016

  • Nominated for the Building of the Year (Årets bygg) 2015 by the national body for the construction industry of Norway

  • Voie Verte along the former railway from Rosheim to Saint-Nabor, France

  • St Kilda Visitor Center, invited competition for a feasibility study, 1st prize

  • Bank, Library and Apartments Building in Sand, Nord-Odal

2015

  • Betongtavlen (Norwegian Concrete Award) for Stjørdal Cultural Centre

  • Architizer A+ Awards, Firm of the year

  • Popular choice in the category "Religious Buildings & Memorials"  for Knarvik Community Church by Architizer.com

  • Trollstigen-project awarded A. C. Houens Fonds diploma, which is considered Norway's foremost architectural prize

  • Skafjellåsen Barnehage Sande, invited design competition, 1st prize

  • Ytre Enebakk skole, invited tender competition

  • Høgskolen i Gjøvik, invited design competition, 1st prize

  • Ogna Skole Hå Rogaland, invited design competition, 3rd prize

  • Parallelloppdrag Pilestredet 77-79, invited design competition, 1st prize

  • Oslo gate 7, invited design competition, 1st prize

  • Aukra Sykehjem, tender competition, 2nd prize
  • Parallelloppdrag Bygdøynesveien 15, invited design competition, 1st prize
  • Bibliotek Dornbirn invited competition, special mention

2014

  • Nominated for the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award for Knarvik Community Church and Micro Cluster Cabins

  • Reiulf Ramstad granted the Jacob-award by the Norwegian Centre for Design and Architecture for excellent work within its disciplines

  • Winner of European Concrete Award in category "Building" for Trollstigen National Tourist Route
  • 2nd place in the European Concrete Award in category "Civil Engineering" for Selvika National Tourist Route
  • Special mention in the fib Awards for Outstanding Concrete Structures for Trollstigen National Tourist Route
  • Nominated for Architizer A+ Awards for Selvika National Tourist Route
  • Tøyen Metro Station, Oslo, invited design competition, 1st prize

  • Life Sciences Building, University of Oslo, invited tender competition, 1 of 3 winners

  • Bodø Council, Nordland, open competition, 3rd prize

2013

  • Betongtavlen (Norwegian Concrete Award) for Selvika National Tourist Route
  • Stålprisen (Norwegian Steel Construction Award) for Trollstigen National Tourist Route
  • European Steel Construction Award 2013, Trollstigen National Tourist Route
  • The International Architecture Award for 2013 for National Tourist Route Trollstigen
  • Architizer A+ Awards' most awarded single project, including both Popular choice and Jury awards in two categories, for Trollstigen National Tourist Route
  • Nominated for the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award for Trollstigen National Tourist Route
  • Frogner Care Home, Lier, Buskerud, invited tender competition, 1st prize, with Solem Arkitektur AS
  • Kierulfs gate Housing and Activity Center, invited tender competition, 1st prize

2012

  • Betongtavlen (Norwegian Concrete Award) for Trollstigen National Tourist Route
  • One of five WAN awards for leading architects for the 21st Century
  • Topos Jubilee Award for Trollstigen National Tourist Route
  • Tokerud High School, invited tender competition, 2nd prize
  • Brattøra Terminal, Trondheim, invited tender competition, 2nd prize
  • The People's House, Trondheim, invited competition, 2nd prize
  • Tiller Cemetery, Trondheim, invited competition, 2nd prize, with Landskaperiet AS

2011

  • Nominated for the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award for Trollstigen National Tourist Route
  • Nominated for Oslo City Architecture Award for Fagerborg Kindergarten
  • Nominated for The Norwegian Governments Award for Good Practice in Housing Design
  • Shortlisted for the WAN Residential Award for K5 Urban Apartments
  • Office of the month in Arkitektnytt magazine
  • Firm of the week on Architizer.com
  • Oslofjord Convention Center + Athletic Park, Stokke, Vestfold, invited competition, 1st prize for the athletic park, with AsplanViak og KB AS
  • War Museum, Rogaland, open competition, honorable mention
  • New Urban Descent Tower, Oslo, open competition, 2nd prize
  • Kindergarten Brønnøysund, Brønnøy, invited competition, 1st prize
  • Rental Apartments Merkurveien, Bergen, invited competition, 1st prize

2010

  • Nominated for Oslo City Architecture Award for K5 Urban Apartments
  • One of six finalists for the Norwegian Design Award
  • Center for Human Rights Organizations, Kristiansand, invited competition, 1st prize
  • New Regional Cultural Centre of Stjørdal, Nord-Trøndelag, invited competition, 1st prize
  • Community Church Knarvik, invited competition, 1st prize

2009

  • ArchDaily’s Building of the Year Award for Trollstigen National Tourist Route
  • Sundt’s price for Fagerborg Kindergarten in Oslo
  • Norwegian Mountaineering Centre, Møre og Romsdal, invited competition, 1st prize
  • Trollveggen Visitor Center, Møre og Romsdal, invited competition, 1st prize
  • South Sámi Cultural Center, Nord-Trøndelag, open competition, one of three winners selected for the final phase
  • Barents House, Kirkenes, Finnmark, invited competition, 1st prize

2008

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  • Holmenkollen Metro Station, Oslo, invited competition, 1st prize
  • Rørvikfjellet National Tourist Route, Sogn og Fjordane, invited competition, 1st prize
  • Recycling Plant Isi, Bærum, Akerhsus, invited competition, 1st prize
  • Town Hall Tønsberg, Buskerud, invited competition, 1st prize, with Ola Roald Architects AS

2007

  • Nominated for the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award for Østfold University College
  • Nominated for the Forum AID Award for Østfold University College
  • Romsdal Folk Museum, Møre og Romsdal, invited competition, 1st prize

Earlier

  • Hackholmsund Residence and Representation Center, Stockholm, parallel assignment, 2nd prize, 2006
  • New representative residence Holmenkollen, Oslo, parallel assignment, 1st prize, 2006
  • Ambassador’s Residence, Sofia, Bulgaria, open competition, 2nd prize, 2005
  • Grand Hotel and Conference Center Hellesylt, Møre og Romsdal, invited competition, shared 1st prize, 2005
  • New Municipality Church Bøler, Oslo, open competition, 3rd prize, with Morten Løvseth
  • Urban elements for Oslo City Centre, Oslo, invited competition, 1st prize, with Holscher Industriel Design DK, 2004
  • Sámi Science Center, Kautokeino, Finnmark, invited competition, 1st prize, 2004
  • Trollstigen National Tourist Route, Møre og Romsdal, invited competition, 1st prize, 2004
  • Proposal for New Urban Shoreline Bergen, Hordaland, invited ideas competition and conference with Juul&Frost Architects DK, 2003
  • Museum for Romani Cultural Heritage, Elverum, invited competition, 2nd prize, 2003
  • Design and Craft 1905–2005, permanent exhibition at the Museum of Decorative Arts and Design, Oslo, invited competition, 1st prize, 2003
  • MetrOslo, Oslo, invited competition, 1st prize, with Odd Thorsen Design and Multiconsult 13.3 Landscaping, 2002
  • University College Stavanger, Rogaland, open competition, 2nd prize, 2001
  • Hotel, Conference and Living, Malmö, Sweden, invited competition, 1st prize, 2001
  • University College Lillestrøm, Akershus, open competition, proposal procured, 2000