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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

HK$130.3 billion contract sum of government projects approved by Legco in 2016/17
A total of 23 new projects were approved with an estimated total gross value of HK$116.8 billion

Prefabrication Yards in Hong Kong Survey Report released
The report is conducted by The Construction Industry Council

Top 20 Tall Buildings in Hong Kong
A special feature to mark the 20th Anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR

Online and Offline year-round exposure for less than HK$1,200 per month
The most Effective, Efficient and Economical channel to promote your Building Products and Services to professional buyers in the region and worldwide

Hong Kong Building and Construction 20 Years Review
A special edition published by Building Journal Hongkong to mark the 20th Anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR Government

Products & Services
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

Building Journal reports on 6 major organizations/corporations and their major new projects
In the coming issues, a total of more than 30 selected projects either newly completed or under construction will be featured

Comfort for both players and spectators
Sports Hall of the Jean-Louis Trintignant Middle School in France

Swiss Property La Reserve Residences project won the Cityscape Global Award
By 10 Design, the project was awarded for Best Residential Mid to High Rise Project (Future)

DfMA - Design for manufacture and assembly
A term increasingly heard in the construction industry

Abain Apartments - Brisbane CBD
Ramset provides millimeter perfect for glass panels fitting

Unrelenting innovation fulfils sourcing demands at GEBT 2017
Concurrent events facilitate exchange of market intelligence

 

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