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CITIC Securities Headquarters

CITIC Securities Headquarters

Rocco Design Architects has been awarded first place in an open competition for the new headquarters for CITIC Securities Company Limited in Shenzhen. The client will now negotiate with the top three firms in the competition before moving forward with the project. Located on the western gateway to Shenzhen Bay, the mixed-use development comprises 241,000 sq m of space on a 50,770 sq m site.

Ocean Overlooking Penthouse

Ocean Overlooking Penthouse

The DBI Design Architecture-designed Sanbano Coolangatta residences on the Gold Coast, Australia have been completed. The high-rise residential tower was commissioned by Hong Kong-based developer Sanbano Group and the design speaks to the area’s reputation as a thriving beach resort. Anchoring the development is a boutique retail podium and glass-rich atrium featuring high ceilings. 

Infinity Knot

Infinity Knot

Located on Jinghan Avenue in the bustling Qiaokou District, the commercial and business heart of Wuhan, China with light rail and mass transit railway accessibility, Heartland 66, designed by Aedas, is a mixed-use development which comprises a world-class shopping mall, Grade-A office tower and serviced apartments.

Modern Design in Burg Roskilde

Modern Design in Burg Roskilde

With the new waste-to-energy Incineration Line, the city of Roskilde in Denmark will have a second towering landmark, besides the UNESCO world heritage Cathedral: The Energy Tower designed by Erick van Egeraat. The facility was inaugurated by His Royal Highness Crown Prince Frederik in the first days of September.

Southern Gate of Ningbo Yinzhou

Southern Gate of Ningbo Yinzhou

In January 2014, amphibianArc won first prize in the Ningbo Yinzhou Southern CBD Portal Project Planning Design Competition. The competition was commissioned by Ningbo Yinzhou Urban Construction Investment and Development Corporation, who is responsible for successfully implementing the Ningbo Museum project designed by Wang Shu.

Wine Trade Center for Henan Province

Wine Trade Center for Henan Province

Designed by Latitude Studio, ZhengZhou International Wine Trade Centre will be located in ZhengZhou East New District, Henan Province, China. This enterprise has the main purpose of promoting wine culture in China by bringing a representation of wines from all over the world.

Neatt Opens for Business

Neatt Opens for Business

The long-awaited Northeast Asia Trade Tower (NEATT) in Songdo International Business District, Incheon has opened for business. The KPF and Heerim Architects & Planners-designed structure topped out in 2009 however financial complications are said to have delayed the completion of the 308m-high tower.

Wanda Group to Conquer America

Wanda Group to Conquer America

A single rendering has been released of the third overseas five-star hotel for Chinese developement firm The Wanda Group. Construction will begin on the Chicago high-rise later this year with an official opening date set for 2018. If realised, the tower will become the third tallest in Chicago at 350m in height, passing the Aon Center (Edward Durell Stone) by only 4m. The next tallest tower in the city is the Trump International Hotel and Tower (SOM) at 423m.

Transcon Flora

Transcon Flora

RK (Reza Kabul Architects Pvt Ltd) has released the concept for a new residential tower in Mumbai, working closely with the client’s eco-friendly ethos. As such, the Transcon Flora tower covers a relatively small ground area, leaving a significant area of this 366,000 sq ft plot open to landscaping.

Mall of the World

Mall of the World

A temperature-controlled urban development covering an area of 48 million sq ft has been revealed by UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Dubbed ‘Mall of the World’, the scheme is due to be located on Sheikh Zayed Road and will comprise a largescale shopping mall, Wellness Zone and Dubai Cultural District.