The structures of the Towers are completed, and the façade and landscape sections are under construction.
The 10th Anniversary of Gravity party was great fun as usual with 160 people including spouses and ex-colleagues celebrating the event at Grappa Cellar Restaurant in Central. Everyone was grouped into teams, with their imagination and talents come up with 5 short performances based on the theme, “Once Upon a Time……” in reminiscing TEN successful years of Gravity. There were some hilarious performances and many prizes were given out on the night, including service award for those who have been with the company since inception!
With a collaborated effort between Gravity Partnership, Rocco Design Architects and Wang Weijen Architecture, our team succeeded as the winner of Chinese University of Hong Kong’s Shenzhen Campus design competition, against fierce competition local and abroad. The winning team will take charge of executing the design, first phrase expected to be completed in 2015.
The landscape of Yi Zhong De Sheng Secondary School is designed and transformed into a huge encyclopedia, allowing students to explore and to interact in this outdoor classroom. This makes it our second HKILA Design Award of the year.
Gravity Green wins one of the highest HKILA design awards of the year for our Hong Kong project which revitalizes Pak Tsz Lane into a park in Central district retracing the old urban fabric and the veiled Furen Society.
The historical and cultural background of the site formed the center of the design concept and approaches, which retrospects the spirit of revolution.
The Hong Kong Institute of Landscape Architect 24th Annual Dinner was held with the Biennale Prize Presentation Ceremony. Gravity Green has been awards the 2012 HKILA Silver Award (Landscape Design Category) for Pak Tsz Lane Park and the Merit Award (Overseas Landscape Category) for Yi Zhong De Sheng Secondary School.
The sales office of Vanka Ceremony in Chongqing is completed for selling activities, the rest if the area is under construction.
Topping off ceremony for the Xiamen Financial Center was completed, while façade work is in progress for the main tower, and main structure is being put in place for the surrounding buildings.
The Tower’s façade and external structures are in place, it will be the tallest structure in Xiamen area after completion.