Kampung Admiralty by WOHA wins World Building of the Year award at World Architecture Festival 2018

30 November 2018 – Kampung Admiralty, designed by WOHA, has won the prestigious World Building of the Year 2018 award at the World Architecture Festival (WAF) in Amsterdam. The substantial mixed-use building is Singapore’s first integrated public development that brings together a mix of public facilities and services under one roof. The one-stop integrated complex maximises land […]

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International Built Environment Week

29 November 2018, Singapore – The Building and Construction Authority (BCA) and its strategic partners, including 12 trade associations and chambers (TACs), will launch a new international flagship event for the built environment sector in September 2019. It will be the first event in the region to provide a platform for industry leaders and renowned professionals […]

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Women in Green Building Leadership Award picks first win

The Award recognises Ms Chan’s integral role in the early development of Green buildings in Hong Kong, and her involvement in industry initiatives like the Green Shop Alliance, which comprises of 23 developers and 132 shopping malls to date. (from left to right) : Dr Amy Khor, Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Health & Ministry of […]

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A resilient Singapore

A joint title between CLC and 100 Resilient Cities, A Resilient Singapore is a book that explores two key resilience changes: climate change and changing demographics, both of which have significant impact across different sectors. Through research and engagements with stakeholders, this publication has identified several goals and opportunities that can further build resilience. It […]

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Smart cities in Southeast Asia

Report by McKinsey Global Institute: How technology can deliver a better quality of life  In a new report from the McKinsey Global Institute, produced in collaboration with the Centre for Liveable Cities in Singapore, it shows that cities across the region can incorporate data and digital technologies into infrastructure and services to solve specific public […]

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GROHE’s first fully-owned Asia flagship store in Singapore

Designers and architects come together for a night of Pecha Kucha at GROHE ICONIC Tour (image courtesy of GROHE Asia Pacific). The iconic tour in Singapore took place for the relaunch of GROHE’s ATRIO contemporary SPA line in Asia. In April, the Atrio collection was unveiled at Milan Design Week, showcasing innovative architecture and sophisticated designs. […]

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Oasia Downtown Hotel named “Best Tall Building Worldwide” for 2018

Council on Tall Buildings & Urban Habitat named 2018 Best Tall Building Worldwide, among 9 other awards The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) have announce the winners of the 16th Annual CTBUH Awards Program, which competed for winning distinctions at the 2018 Tall + Urban Innovation Conference from 30-31 May at Aqua […]

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