Landscape Architect & Specifier News

MAR 2017

LASN is a photographically oriented, professional journal featuring topics of concern and state-of-the-art projects designed or influenced by registered Landscape Architects.

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44 Landscape Architect and Specifier News Marina One Continued from page 42 performance glazing to reduce direct solar radiation into the building. NEWater (centrally provided recycled water) for toilet flushing and a rainwater harvesting system reduce water consumption. PV cells make use of the sun's energy. The towers have a direct connection to four out of the six Singaporean MRT lines and bus stations. The addition of bicycle parking spaces and e-car loading lots will aid in reducing emissions of vehicular traffic. A variety of restaurants and cafes, a fitness club, a food court, a large supermarket and event spaces will be located on the different public terraces, not only providing all the local resources and services required to serve the residents, office workers and visitors, but also creating a vibrant public destination. This multiple level green heart will be a civic sanctuary larger than any existing public plaza in the central business district of Singapore. Project Team Client: M+S Pte Ltd. Singapore, owned by Khazanah and Temasek Construction: 2011–2017 // Size: GFA 341.000 m² Approx. Cost: SGD $7 billion gross development value Green Building Certificates: LEED Platinum Pre-Certified for Office Towers Green Mark Platinum for residential and office towers Design architect: Ingenhoven architects: Christoph Ingenhoven, Martin Reuter, Christian Kawe, Olaf Kluge, Jae Man Bae Project architect: Architects 61, Singapore Landscape Architect: Gustafson Porter + Bowman, London Main contractor: joint venture company owned 60:40 by Hyundai Engineering & Construction and GS Engineering & Construction Structural and M&E Engineers: BECA Carter Hollings & Ferner, Singapore Quantity Surveyor: Langdon & Seah, Singapore Residential Interior Designer: Axis ID, Singapore Facade Consultant: Arup, Singapore Lighting Consultant: Arup, Singapore Piling Contractor: Sambo E & C, Singapore Project Management: UEM Sunrise Berhad, Malaysia Mapletree Investments Pte Ltd., Singapore Website: Mountain Top, Commercial Roof Rhynchospora latifolia Bulbophyllum Sanseveria hycacinthiodes Tabernaemontana corymbosa Pilea glauca Cloud Forest, Level 4 Cyathea's leaves Ferns Orchids Bromeliads Asplenium nidus Blechnum gibbum

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