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Arup Records Triple Success at Hong Kong Structural Excellence Awards

May 11, 2016 - in Awards, Corporate, Design/Engineering

Sludge Treatment Facility in Hong Kong, Guangzhou Chow Tai Fook Finance Centre and Riverside 66 in Tianjin, all designed and engineered by Arup, have received top accolades at the Structural Excellence Awards 2016. Organised by the Hong Kong Institution of…

Arup Awarded Hong Kong Smart City Project

March 10, 2016 - in Projects, Smart Cities

Arup has been appointed for the feasibility study on developing Hong Kong’s first smart city district. This is a flagship project and the first-of-its-kind…

RIEGL Announces 3rd International User Conference for Hong Kong and Guangzhou

April 15, 2014 - in Announcement, Corporate

After the exceptional success of RIEGL LIDAR 2013, which took place in Vienna Austria, RIEGL announces its next International User Conference, RIEGL LIDAR…

Hong Kong’s Longest Metro Line Gets Siemens Station Management System

August 5, 2013 - in Corporate, Transportation

Siemens is to supply the IT and communication technology for Hong Kong's East-West Line. The company has received an order worth around 25 million euros from local metro operator MTR Corporation. The order includes the supply of the CG STM (Controlguide Station…

Singapore and Hong Kong Collaborate on Making Cities More Liveable

March 19, 2013 - in Uncategorized

High-density cities and liveability need not be at odds. After conducting a study in 2011 on sustainable development in Hong Kong, the Urban Land Institute, a non-profit research group, teamed-up with the Centre for Liveable Cities in Singapore to study high-density…

Hong Kong Housing Authority Launches Enhanced Drawing Management System Based on Bentley’s ProjectWise

Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced that the Hong Kong Housing Authority (HKHA) has launched a new drawing management system based on Bentley’s ProjectWise system of collaboration servers and services. The new system was developed by HKHA for use…

Plan to Create 25 Islands in Hong Kong Draws Fire from Environmental Groups

May 28, 2012 - in Planning

Planners talk of creating 25 islands and waterfront extensions of hundreds of hectares each. They would dump concrete in the sea to join up islands where weekend sailors see porpoises and turtles, and wipe out natural pebble and sand beaches. The plan is part…