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January 15, 2018
Tung Chung $12 billion works contract signed
The contract covers reclamation works in Tung Chung East and advance works for the Tung Chung New Town Extension project was signed with Build King-SCT Joint Venture. Works began on December 29 and will provide land in phases with the first population intake in 2023 ... <Read more>
 
 
 
January 10, 2018
Shaping Hong Kong's new Central Harbourfront
Benoy's urban design team has created a series of initial ideas to spark conversation and promote innovative thinking for the future of Hong Kong's New Central Harbourfront Site 3, which spans from Jardine House to the Central Ferry Piers, and is part of the government's new Central Harbourfront initiative ... <Read more>
 
 
 
January 10, 2018
Schwarzman College awarded LEED Gold Certification
Set on the campus of Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, Schwarzman College opened its doors with the inaugural class of Schwarzman Scholars in 2016. Designed by Robert A M Stern Architects, the 200,000-sq ft campus houses one of the most advanced higher-education facilities in the world and is one of the first LEED Gold-certified academic buildings in China. ... <Read more>
 
 
 
December 28, 2017
Smart City Blueprint for Hong Kong released
The Hong Kong Government recently released the Smart City Blueprint for Hong Kong with a vision to build Hong Kong into a world-class smart city. It maps out development plans for the next five years to enhance the effectiveness of city management and improve people's quality of living ... <Read more>
 
 
 
December 19, 2017
Novotown welcomes new strategic partners
An integrated project with a mix of cultural and entertainment attractions currently under development in Hengqin Zhuhai by Lai Sun Group. The first phase of Novotown has a land area of approximately 130,000 sq m ... <Read more>
 
 
 
December 4, 2017
Huafa International Seafront Garden to complete in 2022
The project comprises 376,000 sq m of mixed use accommodation, spanning across 3 sites and stretching 600 m along Nanwan Road - one of the major boulevards leading to the upcoming Hongkong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge ... <Read more>
 
 
 
November 29, 2017
CUHK Rural Architectural Project wins top international award
An anti-seismic earth house built by the One University One Village (1U1V) team at The Chinese University of Hong Kong has been awarded the World Building of the Year 2017 at the World Architecture Festival - 'the Oscars of architecture' ... <Read more>
 
 
 
November 14, 2017
HKA selected for a HKIA framework agreement to support the delivery of 3RS
HKA will lead a consortium delivering best in class planning, programming, risk and BIM expertise drawn from its own global pool of advisers and its specialist delivery partners ... <Read more>
 
 
 
November 3, 2017
WF Central lifestyle retail destination set to open soon
Developed by Hongkong Land, the design of WF Central blends into the historic fabric of Wangfujing District. The project comprises 150,000 sq m of retail, dining and hospitality hub in Wangfujing.The development also includes the 74-room Mandarin Oriental Wangfujing which will open later in 2018 ... <Read more>
 
 
 
October 18, 2017
Three Pavilion designs shortlisted for the inaugural Hong Kong Young Architects and Designers Competition
Launched in April 2017 and open to Hong Kong residents either studying or who have graduated in architecture, design or a related discipline during the last 10 years, the competition received a total of 320 entries. The shortlisted three designs will be taken forward for further development with the support of the WKCDA ... <Read more>
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Hip Hing Construction celebrates the 55th Anniversary
To shape a better living environment for the people of Hong Kong – Incorporating special interview with Mr Patrick M S Kwan, Executive Director, Hip Hing Construction. E-versions available for download.
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