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Heritage conservation conference addresses industry best practices driving heritage conservation globally
The second RICS International Heritage Conservation Conference was held on March 2 at the Hong Kong Jockey Club

MGM COTAI reveals design vision of an architectural icon opening in 2017
The striking "jewelry box" design draws inspiration from local culture and modern design

MIECF marks 10th Anniversary fully delivers as a prominent 'Green Platform'
The 2017MIECF will be held in Macao from 30 March to 1 April 2017 at The Venetian Macao-Resort-Hotel

The hotel/office/residential portion of WKCD to be developed under BOT model
The U-shaped site for hotel and office uses with a GFA of 81,066 sq m will be packaged with the adjoining multi-purposed Exhibition Centre as a joint development forming an Exhibition Hub

10th Anniversary of MIECF C fostering regional exchange and cooperation on environmental development
Mr Achim Steiner, former Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme, will be the keynote speaker for the upcoming event in March 2017

Ocean Park new hotel development contract awarded
The contract was recently awarded to Parkland, a Sino Land and Tsim Sha Tsui Properties joint-venture company

AA appoints new executive director for engineering & technology
Alex Kwan will be succeeding John Chai upon his retirement on 16 January 2017

The Glass Supper Asia Pacific 2017
We live our lives for moments like this

ISH China & CIHE 2017 debuts intelligent household solutions
Asia's premier HVAC and plumbing event to be held from 18-20 May 2017 in Beijing

Kerry Properties, Kerry Holdings and BEA jointly acquired commercial site in Qianhai. Shenzhen
The group plans to develop the site jointly with an adjacent site which was acquired by Kerry Properties in 2015, into a world class complex comprising office, hotel, commercial, and serviced apartment properties

Aedas won two competitions in airport concourse designs for Shenzhen and Hong Kong
As the Lead Design Architect, along with AECOM as Lead Consultant and Engineer, and OTC as Aviation Planners, the team has been recently appointed for the New HKIA Third Runway Passenger Building Design Consultancy

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.

Hong Kong government study reveals that 1 million flats are needed by 2046
According to a recent government study, Hong Kong's population will reach 8.22 million in 2043. The study also estimated that Hong Kong will have to build a million flats by 2046 to accommodate its growing population.

Champions green lifestyle & excellence in sustainable built environment
The Green Building Award 2016 Award Presentation cum HKGBC 7th Anniversary was held on November 22. Assessed BEAM Plus buildings saved electricity consumption roughly equivalent to 94,000 local households each year

Kwun Tong Line Extension commenced operation
The Kuwn Tong Line Extension was in train service on 23 October 2016. The new line extends the existing Kwun Tong Line from Yau Ma Tei to Whampoa with an intermediate station to Ho Man Tin

International design competition for the creation of worksite information modules
Call for Proposals - Better Insight, Onsite, organized by the Ville de Montreal

China State Construction awarded main contract for Dubai project
AED 554 million contract to build the Paramount Residences in Dubai

Aedas establishes innovation fund for architecture students at Tsinghua University
The fund will also be used to finance research, competitions and other valuable causes

Chun Wo wins 6-year contract of Cross-Harbour Tunnel Management
Marks Chun Wo's first step tapping the tunnel management business and another milestone of the company

How are Coworking centers shaping the workplace of the future?
HOK and CoreNet Global address this question in their new Coworking: A Corporate Real Estate Perspective report

Singapore National Stadium - The world's largest free-span dome spanning 310 meters
Located at the heart of Sports Hub, the 55,000-seat stadium has a movable roof, and an ultra-thin dome roof structure

MOKO receives Gold Award at ICSC Asia Pacific Shopping Center Awards 2016
Designed by Aedas MOKO is situated at Mongkok East, a focal node with high pedestrian flow

Seminar on Macau new town development: Explore the huge potential of the Macau building and construction market
A seminar organized jointly by HKTDC and Building Journal to be held on October 27 at Asia World-Expo currently with three premier shows

Towngas headquarters - The first non-residential building in Hong Kong to achieve Platinum rating under BEAM Plus Existing Buildings v1.2
Renovations of the existing building successfully resulted in the reduction of 1 million kWh of electricity consumption, which is equivalent to 780 tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions

Kerry Properties acquired Lung Cheung Road residential site
The 235,000 sq ft site is designated for the development of a low-density residential project

New global measurement standard launched
IPMS provide a uniform global method to determine the size and dimension of floor space measures that can be used anywhere in the world

Products & Services
15th year of Prolight + Sound Guangzhou biggest edition to date
Exhibitors elated by the enhanced numbers, quality and internationality of attendees

Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition
The most influential and comprehensive lighting and LED event in Asia

Upgraded features at the 15th anniversary of Prolight + Sound Guangzhou 2017 unveiled
A comprehensive range of pro audio, lighting, entertainment and event technology from 1,250 local and international exhibitors

A 24-storey purpose built vertical gallery building in Hong Kong
Hong Kong architects CL3 work on the design of furniture range for three pivotal projects

New ASTM Standard supports recycling fresh concrete
Help manufacturing plants better recycle returned fresh concrete, supporting the growth in sustainable construction practices

ICC Sydney unlocks Darling Harbour and showcases Sydney to the world
A new global benchmark in exhibition and convention venues and an important city-shaping project set to transform Sydney

Digitalize and Industrialize NOW - RIB wraps up the 4th iTWO World Conference
Highlighting topics on the Internet of Things, Construction Digitalization with iTWO 5D BIM, Supply Chain Management for Construction, iTWO Global Education as well as Enterprise Management in Innovation Transformation

Source and upgrade the audio visual systems of your buildings at Prolight + Sound Guangzhou 2017
Across the 130,000 sq m exhibition space, a comprehensive range of audio electronic, AV technologies, lighting, LED, conference systems, KTV, theatrical equipment, parts & accessories will be allocated in thematic halls and zones

The Ribbon House by FAK3 of Hong Kong
Winner of 2016 AAP American Architecture Prize

MB Crusher, to each yard its screener
The redevelopment of urban areas through the dismantling and recycling of inert material are concepts very close to MB work

HKIA announces new five-year target for carbon reduction
A new 10% reduction target as compared with 2015 level for the five-year period from 2016 to 2020

Zumtobel builds a bridge to nature with Active Light
Connecting with nature - Active Light supports human nature by drawing inspiration from the character and dynamics of natural light

MU77 - 2016 AIA Award winning project by Arshia Architects
The design awards honor design excellence in some of the most significant completed projects in the US

Robit invests in Hong Kong
Robit Plc acquired Bulroc (UK) Ltd in July 2016

Shanghai Smart Home Technology 2016 achieved record visitor attendance
The fair focused on cross-sector collaboration, market demand and innovation to address industry trends

ISH Shanghai & CIHE 2016 demonstrating the great potential of Eastern and Central China's HVAC market
Air-source heat pump technologies and home comfort were event focal points

Light tower with wheels provides efficiency on the move at construction site
Featuring high-efficiency LED lamps with specially-designed optics to maximise light coverage andbrightness

Promasnap® Fire Rated Floor Drain has been introduced at Site Safety Forum 2016
Designed to provide an effective but simple solution for water proofing and the leveling of the screed for tiling and water flow from the floor

Blumenhaus -- a mixed-used building in Zurich
Façade with custom-designed and ornament infused panels

 

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