Green Thumbs 2016 was held on Saturday, 24 September at Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park. The park was buzzing with activity and excitement from morning to evening with its truckload of activities. Mr Desmond Lee, Senior Minister of State for Home Affairs and National Development was at the event announcing a funding boost of $5.6 million over the next four years for Singapore’s landscape industry.
The Civic District is the birthplace of modern Singapore and marks the beginning of the country’s historical, architectural and cultural heritage. Plans for the Civic District enhancement works were revealed during the Draft Master Plan 2013 exhibition and will be completed in phases by end 2016.
Green Thumbs 2016 is an annual event organised by the Landscape Industry Association Singapore (LIAS) with the aim of celebrating the development journey of Singapore’s landscape industry. This year’s installment will be held on 24 September 2016 from 9am to 5pm at Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park.
Designed by Singapore-based horticulture talent Ms Erin Gotangco, titled “The Bibliophile’s Garden” clinched a Silver award for the 2016 Balcony Gardens Competition during the Singapore Garden Festival.
Elmich conducted a “Green Wall and Green Roof Systems” seminar attended by 78 interior design students from Raffles Design Institute (Singapore) on 25 July 2016.
The Singapore Garden Festival (SGF) is a biennial event in its 6th edition held from 23 to 31 July 2016 at the Gardens by the Bay.
Elmich participated in the first international exhibition of its kind in Cambodia, namely the Cambodia Architect & Décor Show 2016 endorsed by the Ministry of Commerce Cambodia.
Mr Wavven Ng Sheng Wei, a graduate from Temasek Polytechnic, School of Design, Diploma of Environment Design, has won the Elmich Course Medal Silver Award for his Final Year Project, Portsdown Residences. We would like to extend our congratulations to him and showcase some of his outstanding architectural renderings: