Firm Foundation in Banjarmasin, Kalimantan, Indonesia

SEED Case Study


Project Name: Firm Foundation

Project Location: Banjarmasin, Kalimantan, Indonesia



  1. Project Owner:
  2. Type of Owner (private, non-governmental organization, or governmental organization)
  3. Year Completed:
  4. Project Cost (US dollars or local currency):
  5. Size (square feet or square meters):
  6. Number of Stories:
  7. Context: (urban, suburban, or rural)
  8. Project Type: (means what kind(s) of space(s) or building(s))
  9. Description of the project (1,000 words min)
    • Executive Summary (this is overview of the project)
    • Describe the social and environmental issues (problems) that were / are addressed by this project.
    • Describe the main stakeholder (partners) for the project and their relevance.
    • Describe how the community participated in the development, design and / or construction of the project.
    • Describe how the project is intended to solve the community’s priority issues.


  • At least three images and / or drawings.


  • ALL sources must be cited per standard CUA practice.



  • Completeness (min. 1,000 words, all items were addressed, 3 images included, and citations)
  • Quality of the case study (evidence of stakeholder participation, good design, and project has environmental and social outcomes).
  • Quality of writing / organization of information (outline, quality of written English, lack of grammatical, spelling errors, etc.)