Modular and Inter-Generational Community:
Re-Imagination of Affordable Housing and Building Regulations in Hong Kong
This winning design of HKIA Young Architect Award (HKIA YAA) 2019 reimagines the adaptability, livability and buildability of affordable housing using modular construction method as an innovative and unique design for the local housing communities.
LWK + PARTNERS completed the temporary quarantine facilities in Sai Kung Outdoor Recreation Centre in collaboration with Paul Y. Construction and Paul Y. – iMax to assist the government’s response to COVID-19. It is one of Hong Kong’s pilot cases for Modular Integrated Construction (MiC), and it took only 77 days to design and build three blocks of three-storey facilities from scratch, setting the city’s record.
With over 40 years of experience working on high level projects across a multiple of disciplines, Albert Leung is highly qualified in the consultancy engineering business having been recognised by a number of academic institutions throughout his long and illustrious career.
The design of Beijing Dahu Villa plays a dialogue between tangible space and intangible emotions. The house bordered by a lake on both sides has a very good view. Therefore sunlight, air, water and plants are the four design elements which perfectly meet the owner’s needs of having an exquisite landscape indoors.
Ellie Tang, Head of Sustainability at New World Development Company Limited and General Manager – Sustainability at K11 Concepts Limited, formulated and drives the “New World Sustainability Vision 2030” across the Group’s businesses in Hong Kong and mainland China, supports environmental, social and governance (ESG) risk management and disclosure, leads green financing initiatives, and standardises sustainable building practices.