16:38 | 03/06/2019 Companies
(VEN) - Project value and sustainability were deciding factors as Vietnam’s 10 most-active architecture firms and property developers won the annual BCI Asia Awards this year.
Over the last 15 years, the BCI Asia Awards have become one of the most coveted awards in the regional building industry, serving as a platform for domestic and international networking among elite architecture firms, property developers, manufacturers and service providers.
This year the awards were given at a ceremony held in Ho Chi Minh City on May 31.
The portfolios of the award-winning architecture firms comprised USD7.03 billion worth of properties scheduled to start construction in Vietnam this year, while that of the developers were valued at USD4.89 billion. These firms were chosen based on the greatest aggregate value of projects under construction during the last full calendar year, weighted by the extent of their sustainability efforts.
For architecture firms, pre-tender projects were included to recognize early incorporation of Green design efforts.
The BCI ASIA top 10 architects 2019 are: Alinco Ltd, Archetype Vietnam Ltd; Archivina Construction Technology Consultant & Investment JSC; Baumschlager Eberle Architekten; DAC - Vietnam Architectural Design and Consultancy Company; DP Consulting Co Ltd; GK Archi Co Ltd; Mai-Archi Co Ltd; NQH Architects Co Ltd; and PTW Vietnam Limited Company.
Gamuda Land Vietnam, Flamingo Group, FLC Group, Phu My Hung Development Corporation, Hung Thinh Real Estate Business Investment Corporation (Hung Thinh Corporation), Phu Long Real Estates, Phuc Khang Corporation, TTC Land, Sun Group and Vingroup were the top 10 BCI ASIA developers of the year.
Besides the Top Ten Awards, the FuturArc Prize, FuturArc Green Leadership Award and the Interior Design Awards were also handed out at the ceremony.
The BCI Asia Awards ceremony 2019 was sponsored by: Cong Bang - Sekisui Foam, Schüco, Hafele, Hansgrohe, and Technal (Awards & Event Partners); Schüco (FuturArc Prize Platinum Sponsor); Phuc Khang (FuturArc Green Leadership Gold Sponsor); An Cuong Wood Working JSC and Malloca (BCI Asia Interior Design Awards Platinum and Gold Sponsor).