For over 2 months from September to November, HPP was busily engaged in the Budapest South Gate International Master Plan Design Competition, and delivered a design that was elected into the purchase-prize list. HPP’s masterplan for the site focuses on creating an identity for Budapest through enhancing the accessibility of the south gate area to the River Danube, as well as presenting a livable, green and sustainable new area, thereby catalyzing the enormous potential of Budapest.
The Engineering Hub Operations (EHO) building that HPP designed for Daimler AG has been completed, which is located in Sindelfingen, Germany. The new EHO building will create an open and flexible working environment, as well as a communicative and inspiring atmosphere.
Nanshan Science & Technology Innovation Center, Shenzhen
Nanshan Science & Technology Innovation Center is located within the Liuxiandong Headquarters Base in Shenzhen. HPP is currently developing the design in preparation of the construction. The architects were inspired by the richness, diversity, energy of the rainforest ecosystem, and used its layering structure as the fundamental design principle for the Nanshan STIC, to create an industrial complex with a continuous attraction on different levels that are full of accessibility, exchange and interaction.
In-bund Office building Renovation and Interior Design
The In-Bund Office Building is located on the east bank of the Huangpu River. It's a renovation project with deep red bricks as its major design elements manifesting the combination of old and new. The external metal balconies have added vibrant traits to the flat façade. The large staircase in the central hall not only connects the two formerly detached parts together, but also provides public spaces for communication.
The project contains two individual yet corresponding towers. It will become a prominent new office center located at the waterfront of the Huangpu River. The towers are designed with a completely column-free lobby at their respective bases, as well as noticeably larger upper areas for business purposes with a spectacular view of the city. The project will be under construction soon.
This multi-functional arena is situated at the city center of Ekaterinburg, Russia. Its remarkable appearance will create a new identity for the city. The stadium can provide professional playgrounds for all kinds of sports, including hockey, boxing and figure skating. It could also function as an ideal venue to hold concerts and performances. Surely this open, inviting new gymnasium will add more vigor to the city.
The old theater has been renovated with multiple functions and seats for 1,100 audiences. The interior design has not only created a magnificent Litchi-themed fantasy where people can escape from daily routine to relax, but also equipped with strong technological approaches to offer first-class acoustics effects and various enchanting atmosphere according to different circumstances.
Located at the waterfront of the Huangpu River, in the middle north part of Shanghai, the Yangpu Shipyard Area will be renovated with new vitality. HPP has proposed a comprehensive urban plan with a strategy of Fiber Blocks for the renaissance of this area. The project has won the Golden Creative Award granted by the Shanghai Services Federation together with the Yangpu Riverside Investment & Development Co., Ltd.
25hour hotel Das Tour, the 19-storey building, is now fully completed and in operation in the Derendorf district of Dusseldorf. Inspired by Le Tour de France, it is a perfect combination of French flair with the art of German engineering, coupled with a spectacular view of the city. The clear arrangement of the building is its central identifying feature: Each of the functional areas could be clearly read from the elevations.
The project is designed with the rational German design methodology. Different functional areas of office, teaching and dormitory are integrated into a concise form with grand atmosphere. The façade is designed with the shape of diamond, symbolizing high quality and long-lasting value as a financial office.