HONG KONG AND SINGAPORE – Media Access– Top 10 real estate development projects were named winners of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Asia Pacific Excellence Awards 2023, one of the most prestigious awards in the real estate industry. This year’s winners include projects in Australia, China, Japan, Singapore and Thailand.
The winning development projects, selected from 20 finalists in seven markets across Asia Pacific, will be announced at the ULI 2023 Asia Pacific Conference on May 31, 2023, bringing together more than 700 decision makers to address current and future challenges facing the built industry in the country. this area. Winners will also automatically qualify as a selection for the 2023 ULI Global Awards for Excellence.
The winners (by region) are:
- Nightingale Village – Brunswick, Australia
(Developers: Duckett Acquisition Collective Pty Ltd; Architects: Architectural Design, Austin Maynard Architects, Breathe, Clare CousinsArchitects, Hayball, Kennedy Nolan)
- Quay Quarter Sydney by AMP Capital – Sydney, Australia
(Developers: AMP Capital; Designers: SJB, Studio Bright, Silvester Fuller, 3XN, BVN, ASPECT Studios)
- Tiexiang Temple Riverfront – Chengdu, China
(Developer: Chengdu High-Tech Investment Group Co., Ltd.; Architect: Sichuan Provincial Architecture and Research Institute Co., Ltd.)
- Caoyang Centennial Park – Shanghai, China
(Developer: Putuo District Municipal Government; Architect: Atelier Liu Yuyang Architects)
- Xintiandi Plaza – Shanghai, China
(Developer: Shui On Land; Designer: UNStudio, Tianhua, DLC, Inhabit, ag licht/LEOX, DPDI)
- Ecological Restoration of the Xichuan River – Zhengzhou, China
(Manufacturers: Pulo China; Designers: Horizon & Atmosphere Landscape Co.)
- Orandajima House – Yamada-machi, Japan
(Developer: Orandajima Foundation; Architects: van der Architects)
- CapitaSpring – Singapore
(Developers: CapitaLand Development, CapitaLand Integrated Commercial Trust, Mitsubishi Estate Co. Ltd; Architects: BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group, Carlo Ratti Associati, RSP Architects Planners & Engineers (Pte) Ltd)
- NUS SDE4 and SDE1 & 3 – Singapore
(Developer: National University of Singapore; Designer: SDE4: Serie + Multiply Consultants Pte Ltd and Surbana Jurong Consultants Pte Ltd | SDE1&3: NUS College of Design and Engineering with CPG Consultants Pte Ltd)
- FEVER Phuket Town – Phuket, Thailand
(Developer: ACRE NOON; Architect: Oracle Architects)
“It is an honor to highlight some of the region’s best work at the 2023 ULI Asia Pacific Excellence Awards,” said David Faulkner, President, ULI Asia Pacific. “This year’s winners demonstrate innovation and excellence in land use, particularly in terms of building deep relationships with the communities in which they live, improving lives, and increasing connectivity to the facilities around them. The winners demonstrate the highest standards of development practice in the sectors of private, public and non-profit regions.
The ULI Asia Pacific Awards for Excellence recognize the complete project development process beyond just architecture or design.
“The judges thoroughly enjoyed the process of reviewing a total of 45 outstanding project entries, which represent the incredible innovation and quality of the region’s development sector. The winner being selected from 20 finalists gives us great confidence that we will continue to see more amazing projects in the Asia Pacific,” said jury leader Gordon Hatton, vice president, head of development and delivery (Japan), Colt Data Center Service, and. Ko Iwahori, managing partner, Acadia Capital.
The ULI Asia Pacific Awards for Excellence 2023 jury is comprised of distinguished ULI members who represent a wide range of real estate expertise, including finance, design, sustainable urbanism, development, and other professional services.
Along with Gordon Hatton and Ko Iwahori, the other jurors are: Belinda Bentley, Director of 9Springs; David McCracken, head, Water Management; Jobart Betadam, executive director of design, Event Investment Fund; Albert Chan, director of Shui On Land; Fan Guo, principal and Regional Leader of SEDS Asia Pacific, Callison RTKL; Christine Lam, head of global design, Aedas; Chris Law, founding director, Oval Partnerships; Nina Yang, CEO, SJ CITYGLOBAL; Dan Cerf, principal, Devinqi Advisor; Anupam Yog, XDG Labs Pte Ltd; Angela Lacson, independent consultant; and Tesoc Hah, founder & principal, SCALe Architecture & Technology.
Find out more about the ULI Asia Pacific Awards for Excellence, at: https://asia.uli.org/awardsforexcellence/.