The inaugural CITAB-CTBUH 2016 China Tall BuildingAwards was co-hosted by Shanghai – Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat(CTBUH) and China InternationalExchange Committee for Tall Buildings (CITAB). With support from theArchitectural Society of China and the Architectural Society ofShanghai China, the first year of this regionally focused awardsprogram was very successful, with numerous high-quality projects entering intothe running under six categories of recognition. The awards include Best TallBuilding China (Excellence Award and Honorable Mentions), China Urban Habitat,China Innovation, China Construction, China Outstanding Achievements, and ChinaTall Building Legacy.
GZDI presented three projects, namely Agile Center,White Swan Hotel and Guangzhou Development Center Building for running under BestTall Building China Award and China Tall Building Legacy Award. Asannounced, the White Swan Hotel won the China Tall BuildingLegacy Award and Guangzhou Development Center Building won China TallBuilding Legacy Honorable Distinction.
The CITAB-CTBUH 2016 ChinaTall Building Legacy Award recognizes proven value and performance of thebuildings completed during the period from China’s economic opening in 1978 to 2005.The jury selected ten winners and ten Honorable Distinction recipients, representinga wide range of excellent design projects completed between 1978 and 2005.
GZDI’s winning such prestigious award demonstrates thefirm belief of GZDI designers hold in overcoming difficulties andpursuing innovation and excellence, fully recognizing the remarkable creativityand achievements made.
Please see “CITAB-CTBUH Releases Winner List of 2016 China Tall Building Awards” at :http://china-tall-building-awards.com/citab-ctbuh-name-2016-china-tall-building-award-recipients/