Architect's prefab solution for HK

A British architect believes he may have developed a lower-cost housing solution for Hong Kong.

Wednesday, 8 April, 2009, 12:00am

Four projects win government designers architecture awards

The Architectural Services Department scooped four prizes at the city's leading architecture awards, including medal of the year.

The four-storey Stanley Municipal Services Building on Stanley Market Road - designed by government architects - snapped up the Institute of Architects' Annual Award top prize, the medal of the year.

20 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Architects deny deception claim

Pair accused of falsifying invoices on school projects

Two architects pleaded not guilty in Eastern Court yesterday to deceiving the Architectural Services Department over the amount of work their staff did on a school improvement programme.

17 Jul 2004 - 12:00am

Contest can aid business

RMJM director Graham Jex says the awards allow local architects to demonstrate their design ability and help attract future clients.

Mr Jex said publicity that highlighted architectural achievement was always welcome.

27 Feb 1998 - 12:00am

School points way to innovative design

ARCHITECTS and designers have welcomed improvements in the design of government buildings.

They say the extent of the change is shown by the quality of a school for the mentally handicapped that won a top architectural award.

14 Nov 1995 - 12:00am

RMJM wins big contract

ARCHITECTURAL firm RMJM has been awarded a major contract in China worth $1.13 billion in the northern province of Liaoning.

The contract is for the Shenyang Centre, a 203,400 square metre development involving both residential and commercial facilities.

16 Jun 1994 - 12:00am

Tianjin expects private sector to build new city

TIANJIN wants the private sector to build the planned Tianjin Economic and Technological Development Area (TEDA) into a complete city.

Authorities envisage a 635 hectare residential and commercial city centre for the TEDA, which will act as a ''support city'' for the growing manufacturing district.

20 May 1994 - 12:00am

Marina plan on drawing board

ARCHITECTURAL firm RMJM Hong Kong is drafting a master plan for a marina club with first class leisure facilities in Shekou, Guangdong province.

The project will be constructed by mainland developers Shenzhen Golden Era Investment and Development Corp and Dong Hing Properties Development Co.

11 May 1994 - 12:00am

Giant Sun City project moves at full speed

THE Sun City development project, in Huizhou, one of China's Special Economic Zones, is one of the largest of its kind anywhere in southern China.

Sun City is a modern and self-contained development, with an industrial complex featuring hi-tech manufacturing operations.

15 Dec 1993 - 12:00am