Marina One’s Green Oasis in the Central Business District

Marina One’s Green Oasis in the Central Business District

Completed in 2018, Marina One comprises four buildings for office, retail and residence in the heart of Marina Bay. From the outside, the mixed-use development looks just like any other building in the concrete jungle that is Singapore’s Central Business District, but a step inside reveals much more.
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Anchored Trees Take Root in the New Bidadari Estate

Expected to be completed in 2022, the Build-To-Order (BTO) Bidadari estate spans 930,000 sqm and holds 10,000 flats. The highly sought-after estate is envisioned to be “a community in a garden” that highlights greenery as its enviable feature, with a 100,000 sqm Bidadari Park containing a lake, open lawns, a heritage walk and experiential trails.
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The Cost-Effective Solution to Better Protect Against Floods at Paya Lebar Quarter

With the goal of reviving the strategic area of Paya Lebar, located in the proximity of both the Central Business District and Changi Airport, the $3.7 billion Paya Lebar Quarter (PLQ) was officially opened in October 2019. Touted as the new “social heart of the East”, it unites a shopping mall, a business hub, premium residences, and a beautiful and modern alfresco square in a unique and modern enclave.
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Savour Yakitori with Sake Amidst Green Walls at ToriYard

Deep in Singapore’s Bishan Park sits ToriYard, Singapore’s first authentic Japanese Yakitori joint in a public park. The kitchen is helmed by Tokyo native Chef Hasegawa Isao who has over 40 years of experience serving delicacies. ToriYard’s Japanese-Industrial aesthetic gives it a stylish yet casual dining option for park-goers. With alfresco and indoor dining options, diners can choose to enjoy the cooling confines of the restaurant or the Zen nature of Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park.  Read more

Merging Heritage and Nature to Create Stunning Hotel Architecture in Georgia for Wine Travellers

In the dreamy countryside 100km outside of Georgia’s capital lies the history-rich Tsinandali Estate, home to Radisson Collection Hotel, Tsinandali Estate Georgia, the latest addition to the Radisson Collection’s line-up of exclusive hotels in unique locations. The historic building that was once the home of Georgian poet and aristocrat Prince Alexander Chavchavadze, has been transformed into a luxury hotel establishment that draws inspiration from its rich heritage and the tranquillity of its surroundings. Read more

A Green Edge for Etiqa’s New Malaysia Headquarters

In urban cities, a spot of green goes a long way in enhancing the lives of its inhabitants. Green facades, in particular, are aesthetic features that will make a significant difference in a rapidly urbanising city filled with buildings and skyscrapers. One such building in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, has incorporated a lush green façade into its building design, making it stand out amongst the grey undertones of its surroundings. Read more

Building Towering Green Walls at INSEAD Campus

Singapore’s education scene has been consistently ranked among the top globally, and it came as no surprise that over 250 Private Education Institutes (PEIs) have established a campus there, leveraging on the national focus on education.

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Creating Support for Art at La Biennale di Venezia 2019

Elmich’s global footprint was recently expanded with a project in Venice, the world’s most romantic city. Approximately 160 VersiJack® pedestals were used to support an art installation, named “Living Rocks: A Fragment of the Universe”, now showing as an official collateral event at La Biennale di Venezia, presented by the Art Gallery of South Australia. Read more

Building an Institution of Growth and Lifelong Learning

Humans, much like plants, require a nurturing environment to grow to their maximum potential. Creating the ideal environment then becomes a major consideration when building an institute of lifelong learning. Read more

Waterproofing the New Toppen Shopping Centre’s Vehicular Tunnel

Toppen Shopping Centre, one of Johor Bahru’s new shopping destinations, is set to open later this year. Located in Tebrau city, a short drive across the causeway from Singapore, the Shopping Centre boasts 46,696 square metres of floor space. Toppen Shopping Centre lies on the same plot of land as IKEA Tebrau.

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