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DOW launches new products at China Window Door Façade Expo
Branding campaign well received by the builders' trade and real estate developers in the Greater China region

Longfor Paradise Walk in Hangzhou opened
A commercial complex with a total area of 240,000 square meters

Company profiles on Architectural Practices and Interior Design firms
Comprehensive report on the latest development and activities of individual practice with online and offline regional exposure

The Greater Bay Area -- Leveraging opportunities for Hong Kong in the transition towards sustainability
Theme of BEC EnviroSeries Conference 2018 to be held on May at The Mira Hong Kong

The largest Passive House settlement in the world is currently being built in China
International Passive House Conference 2019 will be held in Gaobeidian, China

ASTM International to host symposium on building air leakage
A forum for the exchange of ideas related to current air leakage research

Hong Kong is the most popular market in Asia for real estate investors
Transaction volume surging 171% year on year to US$7.4 billion in the fourth quarter

Prolight + Sound Guangzhou 2018 presents new frontiers for the pro audio, lighting and broadcasting sectors
Extensive support from industry associations stimulates dialogue and information exchange

Airport Authority releases Sustainability Report 2016/17
A comprehensive account of the AA's sustainability performance

Lyric Theatre HK$1.5 billion works contract awarded
Work to commence in early 2018 and is expected to complete by mid-2020

Opening of Amara Signature Shanghai
The hotel comprises 343 rooms and suites from the 7th to the 30th floors

One Taikoo Place tops out
The building is scheduled for completion in the third quarter of this year

IOC names worldwide top partner Dow as Official Carbon Partner
New Global Carbon Mitigation Collaboration will compensate the carbon emissions of the IOC

A new benchmark for residential property in Hong Kong's Upper Mid-Levels
The Morgan is designed by New York-based Robert A M Stern Architects

Builders Trade Online & Offline year-round promotion for less than HK$2,300 per month
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Skyrocketing home prices in Hong Kong: The cost of not innovating
An indepth report and analysis written by John Webb, Market Director, Built Environment, Asia

Toward a smarter future: long-term initiative launched by United Technologies
Hong Kong has more than 4,000 commercial and industrial buildings that are older than 10 years

Starter homes will play a key role in Hong Kong
Land acquired for the Starter Homes plan will not affect the supply of land for public housing

Hong Kong's land supply to tighten after target exceeded
Two residential sites will be released for tender in the next three months

Continual growth is expected for Greater China's hotel market
Shanghai led in terms of supply, adding over 2,000 five-star hotel rooms in 2016

Opening of 2017 Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism/Architecture (Hong Kong)
The 2-month Cross-District Exhibition showcases Hong Kong smart architecture and Improvising city planning

Greater Bay Area - China's Silicon Valley in Guangdong province
To surpass the Tokyo, New York and San Francisco metropolitan areas by 2030 in GDP

Wong Chuk Hang Station Package 2 Property Development Project awarded to Kerry Properties and Sino Land
The site is designated for private residential purposes offering a total of about 600 residential units

Strategies for developing Hong Kong into a Smart Sustainable City
Conference on Towards a Smart Sustainable City - Potential and Opportunities for Hong Kong

BEC launches Road Transport Dialogue Platform
Transport businesses and the government to work collaboratively towards reducing the industry's carbon emission

VR technologies for the architecture, engineering and construction industry
Aecom and HTC signed a Memorandum of Understanding to jointly develop and extend the reach of VR technology to benefit the AEC industry

Vector Foiltec Awarded ETFE Contract for Mactan-Cebu International Airport
Texlon® ETFE covers drop-off canopy and the connection bridge

10 Design Architects joins Egis Group
Egis is an international group offering engineering, project structuring and operations services

South Island Line awarded International Project of the Year
An important addition to Hong Kong's effective and efficient MTR network

Partnering for a zero carbon future
Challenges to the achievement of net zero carbon for buildings of high-rise high-density features

Products & Services
Vector Foiltec awarded Malaysia's biggest ETFE project
VERVEA @ Aspen Vision City will be the largest commercial precinct in northern Malaysia

MGM COTAI -- the latest addition to the MGM portfolio in China
The largest property and the first private sector project to achieve the China Green Building (Macau) Design Label Certification

Sheridan College Hazel McCallion Campus Phase 2, Canada
A premier post-secondary learning environment dedicated to the study of architecture, interior design and visual merchandizing

Streamline your submittal review process with PlanGrid
Submittals - an easy way to manage and collaborate on the submittals process

Vessel structure tops out in New York
The steel structure features a lattice of 154 interconnecting flights of stairs

A building that provides students with the amenities of a campus within the constraints of a confined urban site
The Greenwood College School Expansion in Toronto, Canada is designed by Montgomery Sisam Architects

Dow and the USGBC work together to support sustainable cities and promote energy efficiency
Dow and USGBC collaborate on solutions that contribute to safer, healthier environment, delivering on the commitment to a sustainable, prosperous future

Dubai Maritime Museum & Research Centre
A Window to the Ocean by Studio Niko Kapa

Middle school sports hall in France by NBJ architects
One of the major stakes of the operation lies in its ability to generate urbanity

Proposed ASTM International Guide will help test concrete performance
The guide standardizes procedures used for many years in material-performance investigations

Engineered wood is the material of the future for urban building
The first Open Source Wood Hackathon in France created solutions to challenging building environments

York's new chiller delivers up to 35 percent annual energy savings
Optimized for ultimate performance with new, low-GWP refrigerant

Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition 2018 announces its show theme: THINKLIGHT: Embracing Changes
Over 85% of exhibition space is sold out as well-known brands confirm their participation

Atkins wins state-of-the-art masterplan project for Bayshore precinct in Singapore
A 60ha residential-led development, which will house around 12,000 families

Water Pump and Clean Energy Heating Zones debut at the ISH China & CIHE 2018 fair
ISH China & CIHE stresses the importance of environmental protection and partners with Ofo

Shanghai Smart Home Technology 2017 concluded with record-breaking visitor attendance
The concepts of 'innovation', 'core technology', 'trends' and 'connectivity' help illustrate future industry progression

A record-breaking of 17,965 visitors highlight the conclusion of ISH Shanghai & CIHE 2017
European Pavilion, Premium and Diankou Zones offered quality products and fulfilled buyers'sourcing needs


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