1. Services

What we can offer:
  • A national reputation for design excellence.
  • Experience in constructing projects on tight schedules.
  • Familiarity with local development authorities, town planning departments, Urban and rural planning bureaus.
  • Knowledge of India's construction industry and appropriate contractors.
  • A group of subsidiary consultants and engineers who are professional and efficient.
  • Experience in campus planning. Experience in designing on various land terrains such as mountainous regions, arid terrains, coastal area, and high altitude areas.
  • Ability to co-ordinate and synthesize teams of diverse consultants.
  • Transparency in expressing our professional opinions in the interest of the work.
Services:
Having successfully designed and built in challenging site conditions, difficult terrain, extreme climatic conditions and strict timelines, Clients as our Patrons having more than one project have retained us for all of their other projects! Over the years CCBA has built this enormous pool of knowledge, experience and trust which makes it a unique firm to engage with. The firm is directly engaged by patrons and many projects were won at national level competitions over other firms.

The firm believes in having state of the art electronic and computer equipments to work with latest software to deliver the best in design and drawing. The architects undergo continual training to keep abreast with the latest in technology. They are both at technical level as well as at intellectual level, at par with the best in the world.

The studio provides comprehensive professional services, including site analysis, site planning, campus planning, architectural designs, structural designs, services design (water, sewarage, electrical, storm drainnagae, fire fighting, PA systems, security systems, elevators and air conditioning), working drawings, specifications, quatitties, tender documentas, contractor short listing, architectural site supervision along with a host of other services that go into a buiilding from conception to occupying.

2. Awards

2015 Archidesign Awards 2015

  • Architect of the Year Award for project - Suzlon One Earth, Pune
  • Architecture & Planning Awards for project - Bajaj Science Centre, Wardha
2015 NDTV Life Time Achievement Award 2015

2012 ArchiDesign Award - October 2012

  • Award for the Best Written work for his book "Letters To A Young Architect" at New Delhi
  • Prof. Christopher Charles Benninger
2012 Construction World Architects and Builders -October 2012
  • India's Top 10 Architects Award
  • Prof. Christopher Charles Benninger
2012 Builder Information Bureau Award -September 2012
  • Leadership in Architecture'
  • Prof. Christopher Charles Benninger
2012 The Inside Outside Celebration of Architecture Award-August 2012
  • Best Architecture Award for Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies' project
  • Christopher Charles Benninger Architects
2011 CWAB Awards -6th CW Architects & Builders Awards 2011
  • India's Top 10 Architects Awards
  • Christopher Charles Benninger Architects
2011 A Celebration of Architecture - The Inside Outside
  • Best Architecture Awards
  • Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies, Lonavala
2011 Construction Source India (CSI ) Architect and Design Excellence 2011
  • Best Architect Firm of the Year Award (Award ceremony in month of November)
  • Christopher Charles Benninger Architects
2011 Architecture + Design & Spectrum Foundation Architecture Awards 2010
  • Special mention - The Institutional Architecture Award for Design Development of Institutional / Office Buildings
  • Suzlon One Earth
2011 Architecture + Design & Spectrum Foundation Architecture Awards 2010
  • Commendation - The Recreational Architecture Award
  • National Ceremonial Plaza, Thimphu Bhutan
2011 Architecture + Design & Spectrum Foundation Architecture Awards 2010
  • Special mention - Award for Meaningful Architecture
  • Mahindra United World College of India
2011 CNBC Awaaz 'CRISIL-CREDAI Real Estate Awards 2010
  • Best Corporate Architecture
  • Suzlon One Earth
2011 Infrastructure Excellence Awards 2011 CNBC TV 18
  • Design Project of Year
  • Suzlon One Earth
2011 Durain Society Interiors Design Award-Society Interiors
  • Out Standing contribution to Architectural Award
  • Christopher Benninger
2010 EPC World Awards
  • Out Standing contribution in Architectural & Structural sector (Commercial)
  • Suzlon One Earth
2010 The Economic Times Awards
  • The most outstanding project in Commercial Sector 2
  • Suzlon One Earth
2010 Architecture and Interiors
  • Best sustainable project Award 2010 & Runner Up Commercial
  • Suzlon One Earth
2010 AESA award for 2010
  • Best corporate building 2010
  • Suzlon One Earth
2010 World Architecture Community
  • citation for Nabha House, Haryana Cultural Centre
2010 ArchiDesign Architect of the Decade Award
  • Prof. Christopher C Benninger
2009 ArchiDesign Awards 2009
  • ArchDesign Architect of the Year Award
  • Samundra Institute of Maritime Studies, Lonavala
2009 World Architecture Festival Award, Barcelona Spain
  • Category: Community - Finalist
  • National Ceremonial Plaza, Thimphu Bhutan
2009 World Architecture Festival Award, Barcelona Spain
  • Category: Education - Finalist
  • Samundra Institute Maritime Studies, Lonavala
2009 J.K. Cement-Architect of the Year Awards
  • Best Educational Institute Award
  • Samundra Institute Maritime Studies, Lonavala
2009 Institute of Steel Development & Growth (INSDAG) 2008-2009
  • Runner's up for Best Steel Structure in India
  • Samundra Institute Maritime Studies, Lonavala
2009 Architecture + Design & Spectrum Foundation Architecture Awards 2008
  • Special Prize for Recreational Architecture Award
  • National Ceremonial Plaza, Thimphu Bhutan
2008 Indian Institute Architects Award 2008
  • Excellence in Architecture
  • Samundra Institute Maritime Studies, Lonavala
2008 Great Master Architect Award by J.K. Cement
  • The mostprestigious award given only to 6 other master architects in the past 20 years
  • Prof. Christopher C Benninger
2007 Construction World Magazine
  • Top Ten Architects of the YearAward
  • Prof. Christopher C Benninger
2007 Archidesign award for Architecture
  • Best Institutional Building
  • Centre for Neurological Disorder and Complementary Medicine, Pune
2006 The Golden Architect of the Year instituted by A+D magazine
  • The Life Time contribution to the field of Architecture
  • Prof. Christopher Charles Benninger
2006 Indian Institute Architects Award 2006 for excellence inArchitecture
  • Best Institutional Building
  • YMCA International Camp Site
2006 Archidesign Award for Architecture
  • Institutional Building
  • YMCA International Camp Site
2006 Recognition for Excellence in Design (RED) Award. UK
  • Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Prof. Christopher Charles Benninger
2004 IA&B Awards
  • Designing Corporate Cultures for CorporateBuilding
  • Kochi Refineries Limited in Kerala, India
2002 The World Architecture Awards, Berlin
  • Finalist for Awards Category
  • Mahindra United World College India
2001 The Aga Khan Award for Architecture Geneva, Switzerland
  • Finalist for, 8th Cycle
  • Mahindra United World College India
2000 The Business Week
  • Architectural Record Awards of AIA, USA
  • Mahindra United World College India
2000 Journal of the Indian Institute of Architects
  • Anchor Award for Public Building Category
  • Mahindra United World College India
1999 J.K. Cement-Architect of the Year Awards
  • Commendation Awardfor Public Building
  • Mahindra United World College India
1998 Inside-Outside
  • Designer of the Year Awards
  • Mahindra United World College India

3. Publications

News:
  • Prof. Benninger will be the Jury Advisor at the forthcoming 2012-13 National Association of Students of Architecture (NASA), convention to be held in Sonepat, Haryana,  in January 2013.

  • Prof. Benninger gave a presentation on his "Principals of Intelligent Urbanism" at the Bombay Chapter of the global TEDxCity2.0 event held on 13 October 2012 in Mumbai. A recorded version is uploaded below.
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