Mega Structures

  • Leighton Asia secures $4.3b North District Hospital expansion project in Hong Kong

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    Contract awarded for North District Hospital expansion project in Hong Kong

    Leighton Asia has been awarded the $4.3 billion North District Hospital (NDH) expansion project by the Hong Kong Hospital Authority. The project, to be undertaken in a joint venture, is set to revolutionise ... more

  • Adel Real Estate unveils blueprints of Adel District

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    Adel Real Estate unveils blueprints of Adel District

    Adel Real Estate has recently unveiled the completed blueprints of Adel District — the largest urban development project in Dammam, in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia. Spanning around 5.6 million squa... more

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    The Red Sea Project secures first stage of LEED platinum certification

    Upon completion in 2030, The Red Sea Project, the world’s most ambitious luxury tourism and hospitality development, is set to offer an exclusive experience of unparalleled diversity for global travellers. ... more

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    THE LINE – A revolution in urban living

    Earlier this month, His Royal Highness Mohammed bin Salman, Crown Prince and Chairman of the NEOM Company Board of Directors, announced THE LINE, a revolution in urban living at NEOM, and a blueprint for how pe... more

  • Contract awarded for North District Hospital expansion project in Hong Kong

Adel Real Estate unveils blueprints of Adel District

Adel Real Estate has recently unveiled the completed blueprints of Adel District — the largest urban development project in Dammam, in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia. Spanning around 5.6 million square metres, the project will be up for auction in the first quarter of 2024. Positioned to become the next destination for housing and investment, Adel District offers convenient access to essential service centres and amenities and is only minutes away from Al-Asala Colleges, the Saudi German Hospital, Al Othaim Park, and King Fahd International Airport. Adel District is a plot-based urban development, designed by Adel Real Estate, that…

The Red Sea Project secures first stage of LEED platinum certification

Upon completion in 2030, The Red Sea Project, the world’s most ambitious luxury tourism and hospitality development, is set to offer an exclusive experience of unparalleled diversity for global travellers. The destination, being developed by the Red Sea Development Company (TRSDC), will set new standards in sustainable development and exceed expectations to create a unique travel experience and unforgettable memories. It is being developed over 28,000 square kilometres of pristine land on Saudi Arabia’s west coast and includes a vast archipelago of more than 90 islands. The destination also features mountain canyons, dormant volcanoes and ancient cultural and heritage sites.…

THE LINE – A revolution in urban living

Earlier this month, His Royal Highness Mohammed bin Salman, Crown Prince and Chairman of the NEOM Company Board of Directors, announced THE LINE, a revolution in urban living at NEOM, and a blueprint for how people and planet can co-exist in harmony. According to NEOM, THE LINE is a never-before-seen approach to urbanisation – a 170 kilometre-belt of reimagined urban development in Saudi Arabia with multiple, hyper-connected communities, with natural and walkable spaces. It is a model of urban design and liveability that puts people and planet in harmony for the 21st century and beyond. Built around nature, rather than…

KPF completes third tallest building in Shenzhen

Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates (KPF) have officially completed China Resources Headquarters, a 400-metre bullet-shaped tower nestled in the bustling Houhai District of Shenzhen. Inspired by the shape of a winter bamboo shoot, the 67-floor office building boasts a design distinguished by its innovative structure and geometric precision to create a striking addition to Shenzhen’s ever-growing skyline. The 210,000 square metre building merges retail, residential and office amenities and is surrounded by approximately 2,000 square metres of public space so visitors can take in the city’s picturesque greenbelt and waterfront. The building has a sculptured form of 56 external slender columns…

Design chosen for Sydney’s tallest residential tower

German architecture firm, Ingenhoven in collaboration with Australian-based architecture firm Architectus have won the international design competition for the 505 George Street project in Sydney, the building which is soon to be Sydney’s tallest residential tower. The announcement was made by the clients, Mirvac and Coombes Property Group late last week. 505 George Street is predicted to reach a height of 270 metres and to become a 79-storey mixed-use tower, as well as an easily recognisable landmark for the city. The project will display a sleek and slender design, and will hold room for retail and leisure spaces as well as…

The incredible geometric tower proposed for Toronto

Critically acclaimed American architecture firm Studio Gang has just announced their first project in Canada. Named One Delisle, it is a geometric-looking residential tower that is not like anything you’ve ever seen before. The Toronto building will be 48 floors above ground, and consist of approximately 263 apartments, spanning a height of 158 m tall. “Located at an important node in Toronto and anchoring the corner of a full-block development, [One Delisle] provides much-needed density on a compact footprint, growing its neighbourhood upward to meet urban challenges and benefit the city while remaining sensitive to its context amid new open…

Vancouver skyscrapers become vibrant vertical villages

Büro Ole Scheeren has just unveiled the brand new designs for residential twin towers in Vancouver, Canada. The towers’ designs promote social cohesiveness in a dense urban context. Named Barclay Village, the twin towers will be situated amongst Vancouver’s vibrant West End. Drawing inspiration from the surrounding urban environments, which were once two historic horizontal villages, the two vertical villages will seamlessly integrate with the local bustling neighbourhood. The mixed-use developments integrate residences with public amenities, communal spaces and a network of green areas that extend to the building’s top floors. [caption id="attachment_42312" align="alignleft" width="260"] Image Courtesy of Büro Ole…