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December 1, 2021
Skypark, Shenzhen
Crossboundaries' Skypark revalues a former unused rooftop, converting it into a recreational urban strip in Shenzhen. A fusion of infrastructure, architecture and urban landscape. Over the past 40 years, Shenzhen has developed from a tiny fishing village to one of the most innovative, modern cities in China. <Read more>
 
 
 
November 5, 2021
Central harbourfront site granted at a premium of HK$50.8 billion
The tender for a plot along the harbourfront in Central has been awarded on a 50-year land grant at a premium of HK$50.8 billion Inland Lot 9088 at Site 3 of the New Central Harbourfront was awarded to a subsidiary of Henderson Land, the Development Bureau announced...<Read more>
 
 
 
October 3, 2021
Taikoo Li Qiantan opened
Taikoo Li Qiantan's wellness-themed shopping concept is showcased with the south and north zones, also known as the "Stone Zone" and the "Wood Zone", which feature a naturalistic design concept inspired by stone and wood across the façade and which are connected via an 8,000-sqm central park. <Read more>
 
 
 
September 3, 2021
Golden Union Park, Shanghai
A smart office hub redefining our work environment. Located in the Xuhui District of Shanghai, China, the two-phased Golden Union Park is leading the transformation of an old industrial plant area into Shanghai's new tech office district. <Read more>
 
 
 
July 27, 2021
Macao Zone D landfill project under review
The proposed 570,000 square meters Zone D landfill will be located in the north of Taipa and in the maritime area in front of the Northeast Road of Taipa. The plan was developed by PAL Asia Consultores, with Foundation Engenharia e Consultoria to oversee the project <Read more>
 
 
 
July 22, 2021
Revitalisation of the historic Zhangyuan Shikumen compound in Shanghai
Swire Properties and Jing'an Real Estate Group will hold a 60% and 40% interest respectively in the joint venture company set up to manage and operate the project. <Read more>
 
 
 
July 1, 2021
Chengdu Tianfu International Airport opened
The new airport covers an area of 30 sq km and has three runways in phase one and three more will be added in phase two. Once fully completed, the airport could handle 90 million passengers, more than twice that of Chengdu Shuangliu Airport, 6 million tons of cargo and 850,000 aircraft movements annually <Read more>
 
 
 
June 7, 2021
Lifting of Sky Deck at Huabang International Centre, Guangzhou
The latest stage of construction at Huabang International Centre has been marked with a special ceremony to celebrate the lifting of the sky deck that connects the two buildings within the scheme in Guangzhou, China. <Read more>
 
 
 
May 4, 2021
93k private flats projected
The projected private flat supply in Hong Kong for the next three to four years is 93,000 units, 1,000 more than the previous estimate. The Transport & Housing Bureau earlier said there were 12,000 unsold units in completed projects at the end of March. Eight pre-sale consents were issued for residential and non-residential developments in the first quarter of 2021. <Read more>
 
 
 
April 7, 2021
Shenzhen International Sports and Cultural Exchange Centre
Spatial interaction engendered by vertical stacking ... the design divides the format into three parts: the office zone, the main venue "IN space" and the multifunctional space ... a community landmark building that integrates sports, culture and social interaction in Futian District of Shenzhen. <Read more>
 
 
 
March 1, 2021
Shenzhen Pengcheng Laboratory
A holistic response to the design brief and the challenging terrain of the site. Phase one of the schemes' wider masterplan will manifest in circa 436,500 sq m of laboratory space incorporating a series of research spaces, with accompanying recreation, dining, sports and social facilities <Read more>
 
 
 
February 1, 2021
Pinghe Bibliotheater, Shanghai
When OPEN Architecture were given the extensive and jumbled-together program of a new school for 2000 students aged from 3 to 18 years, the immediate reaction was how dreadful it would be for a kid spending these many years fixed in one building. It was decided to break away from the current trend of school-as-megastructure <Read more>
 
 
Phase Two extension of Indigo Beijing to commence work
Swire Properties recently announced that it will collaborate with Sino-Ocean Group to develop an extension of Indigo, Beijing, on a site adjacent to the existing development. The total investment for this new development is expected to be RMB23 billion <Read more>
 
 
11 Skies set to open in phases from 2022
Operated by K11, 11 Skies is a brand new landmark in Hong Kong for locals and tourists covering a gross floor area of 3.8 million sq ft. The destination will feature 2.66 million sq ft dedicated to dining and retail outlets and 570,000 sq ft for experiential entertainment facilities. <Read more>
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