According to the result of the voting announced on the most visited architectural website of the world, the Arch Daily, the Basalt Wine House of the Laposa Wine Cellar won the Best Industrial Building of the Year prize. The winning project received more than 30,000 votes.
On the Arch Daily Building of the Year 2010 contest more than 1500 projects had been selected in the first round from around 1000 architectural companies. architects and visitors could vote on their favorites from all over the world, and then, after approximately 15,000 votes, it turned out which projects from which category get into the final.
The rivals of the Basalt Wine House were a Spanish and a Macedonian wine cellar (the designer of one of them was Foster & Partners), a Columbian generator house and a Chilean mineral water factory.