NEWS | 9th May 2011
PES-ARCHITECTS WIN FIRST PRIZE IN LIANYUNGANG-RUNKE TECHNOLOGY OFFICE CENTER COMPETITION
PES-Architects has been announced as the winner of the invited international competition for the Runke Technology Office Park in Lianyungang City in the Northern Jiangsu Province, East China.
PES-Architect's, Green Office Garden concept consists of 6 individual buildings and has a total above ground area of 163000m2. The design comprises of four "Z" shaped interlocking volumes around a central green garden, an iconic, cubic tower complex, which at its highest point is 100 meters high and defines the office park's entrance and an elongated bordering sports building containing indoor games facilities and is topped by two soccer pitches and two tennis courts.
The Green Office Garden design was particularly praised for its multiple level connections between building and landscape and its flexible master-plan allowing for a phased construction schedule.
The jury stated that, "the concept is new and unique and takes fully into consideration the site, the city scape, the landscape and the circulation of people and traffic."
Currently PES-Architects is waiting for official approval of the design from Lianyungang City and for the construction schedule to be confirmed by the client, Runke Technology Office Park corporation