Building & Engineering

Isolation facilities to be used for Hong Kong-Shenzhen I&T Park

The lands used were formerly housing community isolation facilities.

Gov’t signs construction tech pact

Under the pact, agencies will explore technologies that can enhance construction efficiency and safety.

ifc mall attains certification from the US Green Building Council

The establishment is the first mall to receive such recognition in Hong Kong.

Startup for startups: Engineers aid entrepreneurs in building their business

Sparkmate not only mentors in product development, but funds climate tech solutions.

HK approves contracts for 4,680 workers in the construction sector

The Labour Department expects the imported labour to alleviate manpower shortage.

Tender prices in HK construction market to grow 4.0% in 2023

The city's post-pandemic appetite for megaprojects might raise the prices for materials and labour.

Gross value of construction works rises 3.8% YoY to $59.5b in Q2

Of the total, $15.2b were from construction works performed at private sector sites.

Hongkong Land’s emission reduction targets get SBTi approval

It is the fourth real estate company in Hong Kong that secured approval.

Hongkong Land joins initiative to limit temperature rise to 1.5°C

The campaign is spearheaded by the Science Based Targets initiative.

Israel and Hong Kong forge fertile business bonds

The Head of Economic and Commercial Mission for the Consulate General of Israel says several of its companies are keen on entering the Hong Kong...

Noky Wong to take over as Jardine Engineering chief executive

Current JEC chief executive to take on the same role at Gammon Construction.

IBI Group expects up to $56m profit

The Group’s preliminary estimates saw an increase in profit of between $51.9m and $56.2m.

Benoy bets on sustainability as it transforms environments

Designers must be adaptive to the changing times in creating spaces.

Offices need to be designed with 'head space' in mind

A change in people’s daily habits is causing a shift in what’s important to have in an office space.

Construction sector dips by 4.2%

Construction work at private sector sites recorded the highest drop in 2020.