HDD Win the Best Environmental Upgrade Projects Award
The ‘Beautiful Home’ project for Haiying Community in Pengpu Town, Shanghai (a Sponge City pilot project) has been selected as one of the ‘Best Environmental Upgrade Projects’ in the 2nd Shanghai Housing Renovation Design Award in the specialized design for existing projects category.
HDD Lecture: New Regulations on Energy Efficiency in Buildings and Zero-carbon Buildings
On the afternoon of July 1st, HDD Chief Engineer Office organized an internal seminar with the theme of "New regulations on energy efficiency in buildings and zero-carbon buildings".
HDD Donate Supplies to Bangladesh for Flood Relief
HDD distributed food and other items to more than 200 local households in Sylhet, northeastern Bangladesh.
UC Named Innovation Partner by SuDW 2021
The Urban China (UC) magazine of HDD has recently been awarded the honorary title of ‘Innovation Partner of the Year’ by Suzhou Design Week 2021.
Yu Qi and Wang Xinqi Awarded the Title of "Excellent Constructor of Yanbai"
The CPC branch committee of the Beijing Yanbai Villa Co., Ltd. conferred Yu Qi (project leader) and Wang Xinqi (architect designer) of HDD the title of "Excellent Constructor of Yanbai".
Jiang Yi Won the third Prize of "Arcplus Cup" Academic Paper Competition
October 21-23, the "2021 Annual Conference of Building Water Supply and Drainage Academic Exchange" was successfully held in Taizhou, Zhejiang Province.
HDD Lecture: Flood Control and Waterlogging Prevention Design for Underground Space of Buildings
On the afternoon of September 23, Chief Engineer Jiang Yi was invited to hold a seminar on the theme of "Flood Control and Waterlogging Prevention Design for Underground Space of Buildings".
HDD’s Devotion to Building Hengqin Guangdong-Macao In-depth Cooperation Zone
HDD will continue to actively engage in the building of the Guangdong-Macao In-depth Cooperation Zone in Hengqin, not only as a witness, but also a participant and practitioner of the coordinated development of Hengqin and Macao.
Dr. Yu Qi from HDD was Entitled the Advanced Individual
Dr. Yu Qi, Deputy General Manager and Deputy Chief Architect of HDD, was entitled the Advanced Individual.
Feidong County Government Affairs Service Center is on Archdaily
Recently, Archdaily covered Feidong County Government Affairs Service Center designed by HDD.
HDD Attends the 2021 Green Expo & the Awarding Ceremony of 2020 Active House Award (China)
HDD attended the 2020 Active House awarding ceremony and accepted the award.
HDD Won Advanced Individual Award and Finalist for Shanghai Prefabricated Building Design Contest
Dr. Yu Qi was entitled the Advanced Individual， and the design scheme "Urban Dream Home" led by her won the Finalist Award of 2020 "Real Estate Residential Development Cup" .
Capping Ceremony of No.8 Office Building of Longhu Financial Island Is Successfully
On April 19, the capping ceremony was successfully held for No.8 Office Building of Longhu Financial Island in Zhengzhou, designed by HDD.
Transformation of the Facade of Boxue Building in High School Affiliated to FDU is on gooood
Recently, gooood reported the project of Transformation of the Facade of Boxue Building in High School Affiliated to Fudan University designed by HDD.
HDD Win Top 20 Outstanding Design Projects of 2019-2020 Shanghai Private Survey and Design
Beijing Jinyan Hotel reconstruction project, namely Beijing Sunrise East Kempinski Hotel won the award of "Top 20 Excellent Design Projects of 2019-2020 Shanghai Private Survey and Design".
HDD Win Top 20 Outstanding Design Projects of 2019-2020 Shanghai Private Survey and Design
Block A of the Office Building of the Scientific Research & Production & Work Base of Xinjiang won the award of "Top 20 Outstanding Design Projects of 2019-2020 Shanghai Private Survey and Design".
Dong Weiwei Wins the 2019-2020 Award of 20 Outstanding Engineering Designers
Check out the exclusive interview with Dong Weiwei, deputy chief architect at HDD, one of the "20 Outstanding Engineering Designers".
UC Receives Special Contribution Award from SuDW 2020
The Urban China (UC) magazine of HDD has recently been handed the Special Contribution Award by Suzhou Design Week 2020.
Holiday Gift from HDD's Designers
Connect people with designing and bring more warmth and joy.Merry Christmas! Happy 2021!
HDD Receives Active House Label Award China
The public welfare design project ‒ Library of Wuxi Hope Primary School in Bora Township, Xiahe County, Gansu Province from HDD ‒ stood out from more than 150 competitors and won the Active House Label Award.
HDD Attends the Second Meeting of the First (Directors’) Board Conference of SEDTA
HDD received praise at the Second Meeting of the First (Directors’) Board Conference of SEDTA Architectural Design Council.
2020 Mid-Level Professional Title Assessment in Structural Design Profession Successfully Completed
On November 26, the evaluation work of the Mid-Level Professional Title Assessment in Structural Design Profession for year 2020 was carried out as scheduled.
HDD Presented at the Guanghui Saussurea Tianfu Project Launch Conference
On November 26, Dr. Yu Qi, Deputy General Manager and Deputy Chief Architect of HDD, was invited to make a speech at the "Launch Conference of Guanghui Saussurea Tianfu Project: Echoes of Chinese Art in Chengdu".
HDD Lecture: Clarifying New Regulation 'Interim Provisions on the Administration'
Jiang Yi， Deputy Chief Engineer in Water Supply and Drainage of HDD, shared his understanding of the new regulation.
HDD Granted Shanghai Excellent Engineering Design Award 2020
The No.2 teaching building of the High School Affiliated to Fudan University won second prize in the 2020 Shanghai Excellent Engineering Design Award.
HDD Lecture: Render with SketchUp Model (I)
October 30th, Li Jihong gave a presentation on VRAY+SU+PS render processing, introducing basic methods to present conceptual design with VRAY.
HDD Lecture: Reviewing Architectural Drawings
October 16th, Shen Yi, chief architect of HDD, gave a lecture on reviewing architectural drawings for our designers.
Jiangdu People's Hospital Relocation Project Finishes Phase I Construction
On the morning of September 26, a topping out ceremony was held to celebrate the completion of the main structure in the phase I construction of Yangzhou Jiangdu People"s Hospital.
Copyright Cloud Headquarter is on ArchDaily
Recently, ArchDaily covered the project of Copyright Cloud Headquarter from HDD.
HDD Lecture: Architecture and Structure
September 11, Zhou Zhen, chief structural engineer, head of the Chief Engineer Office of HDD, gave a lecture titled "Architecture and Structure", as a part of the HDD Lecture Series.
HDD Win the Comprehensive Economy and Technology Award
HDD win the Comprehensive Economy and Technology Award by Shanghai Exploration and Design Trade Association (SEDTA), in their first Shanghai Housing Renovation Design Call for Projects.
HDD Donated Emergency Supplies for Pandemic to Bangladesh
HDD donated medical supplies and supporting goods to its Bangladesh company branch, project partners, as well as low-income families in Bangladesh.
HDD Designers Win Outstanding Young Engineering Surveyors and Designers Award 2019
Congratulations to our three designers for winning Outstanding Young Engineering Surveyors and Designers Award 2019.
The No. 2 Teaching Building of Fudan Affiliated High School is on ArchDaily
Recently,ArchDaily covered the project of the No. 2 Teaching Building of Fudan Affiliated High School.
HDD Granted Shanghai Excellent Engineering Design Award 2019
Block A of the Office Building of the Scientific Research & Production & Work Base of Xinjiang won second prize in the 2019 Shanghai Excellent Engineering Design Award, issued by SEDTA.
HDD Winning ASSC’s Architectural Creation Award 2019
HDD has won three awards,one excellence award and two nomination awards.
Xinjiang Regional Data Network Control Center is on ArchDaily
Recently, ArchDaily covered the project of Xinjiang Regional Data Network Control Center .
Review of the 3rd MIXER EVENT• Summer Party Event
The Mixer Event was successfully held at the experiential store of Urban China in the afternoon of June 14th.
HDD invited to attend Venice Biennale of Architecture 2018
HDD was invited to attend the sixteenth Venice Biennale of Architecture 2018,gave a speech at the Aula Tufari of Cafoscari University of Venice with the theme “Media and Rural Construction”.
Successful Signing Ceremony of the Jolshiri Project
HDD and Jolshiri Abashon Authority held the signing ceremony of the Jolshiri project in Dhaka.
Mulan Weichang Visitor Center project is on Chinadaily
Interviewed by Chinadaily.
Domus China Published HDD Design Works
The international top authority magazine of architecture and design published some of the HDD design.
Home for people and pets
“The elegant mix of high-density human pets of 48 square meters” conveys the attitude that no matter what the predicament is, using existing resources, through reasonable design can bring hope.
Mulan weichang Project designed by HDD short-listed for RIBA
Mulan weichang Visitor Center has become the spotlight of the media in and abroad China, and has been short-listed for the Royal Institute of British Architects National Award (RIBA).
HDD builds Mulan Weichang Visitor Center with Daniel Wu in ‘Pretty House’
Mulan weichang Project, as a public living room of the great multi-ethnic family,based on the interaction and fusion of the grassland natural spirit and traditional Chinese culture, has become the spotlight of the media in and abroad China.
HDD Lecture Issue Six:The Application and Impact of New Materials and Products in Energy-saving Desi
In order to strengthen the understanding of the new energy-saving materials and products, We invite Cao Yudong, director of the China Academy of Building Research, to give a lecture to introduce the application of energy-saving materials.
HDD and CAAU Win Bid to Design Hengqin Innovation Hub
Shanghai HuaDu Architecture and Urban Design Group (HDD), in partnership with French architecture firm Coldefy & Associes Architectes Urbanistes (CAAU), has won a design contract of the Zhuhai International Scientific Center (widely known as the Hengqin Innovation Hub).
Two residential projects of HDD won awards for making human needs the key to an ideal living space
The Excellence Award granted by the National Architecture Institute of China and the second place at the relocation housing design competition held by Zhengzhou government.
HDD Lecture Issue Five: Aluminium Alloy: The New Structural Material in Architecture
Helping our architects and designers gaining more knowledge in the application of aluminium alloy in structure, HDD invites Zhang Tao, director at PHK Curtain Wall Design Company, to give a lecture on this topic.
What does a bookstore in office building look like? Young designers at HDD have something to say
Let’s take a detailed look at the top 4 proposals for Urban China’s bookstore design competition.
The first HDD Basketball Competition rounded off
HDD architects are all good players.
HDD architects compete for the interior design prize of Urban China Bookstore
HDD leaders, renowned architects and urban planning scholars judged for the comp, offering a learning and practicing platform for young architects at HDD.
HDD's Chui Yuan (Vertical Garden) project is on archdaily
HDD’s new renovation project covered by the world’s most visited architecture website.
New Residential Building Project Designed by HDD Wins Excellence Award
National Architecture Institute of China recognizes the F05-02 residential building project of HDD for its focus on ecology and livability.
Vertical Garden: Chinese Garden meets ultra compact apartment
The latest project from HDD brings elements in tranditional Chinese gardens to modern renovation projects.
HDD's container boxes project is on designboom
HDD stacks container boxes into a transformable smart home in china.
Transformable Smart Home Wins 2017 Red Dot Award’s ‘Best of the Best’
Another big international design award for HDD.
HDD’s Transformable Smart Home Wins iF Design Award
A project aimed for the young Chinese suffering from high house price recognized by world’s most important industrial design award.
Event Review: The Second HDD Mixer Event
HDD staff and overseas students in Shanghai partied over cool drinks, delicious snacks and interesting topics in the second Mixer Event on June 30.
A book about the Sunrise Kempinski Hotel project published presenting the project in detail
The Sunrise Hotel, compiled by architects and designers at HDD, as well as Beijing Enterprise Group, presents the project in great detail from its commencement to the final result.
HDD Lecture Issue Four: Things You Should Know about Construction Drawings
Chief architect Yi SHEN will give a talk about construction drawings.
Sunrise Kempinski Hotel Shines at the Belt and Road Initiative Summit
The Belt and Road Initiative summit makes Yanqi Island of Beijing a trending topic in media again. The Sunrise Kempinski Hotel stands out as an obvious spotlight stealer as the most iconic building by the Yanqi Lake.
Event Review: The first HDD Mixer Event
Oversea students majoring in architecture and urban planning, together with architects and planners from Huadu Architecture and Planning Design Ltd. (HDD) gathered for the first HDD Mixer Event on May 10.
Join us at our first Mixer Event!
This is the first time we get together. We’ve invited oversea students who are pursuing master’s and doctoral degrees in Tongji University and Shanghai Jiao Tong University. They come from seven countries: Afghanistan, Turkey, Iran, Italy, Tunisia, Brazil and Ecuador.
This architect built a 1 million house out of 4 containers
Do you still remember the popular renovation project featuring the movable floor plates? The same architect has a new project in which he renovated four container boxes and built an amazing house.
Transformable smart home: 20sqm to 120sqm in Beijing
This is the project for the young couple in Beijing, who need to renovate their small apartment. Both the girl and boy are very much into the fashion life. The boy loves play Harley Davidson Motorcycle. And the girl has a Russian mother and a Beijing father. All of this fact makes the project unique and special.
The Logic of Urban Regeneration: Iran, Turkey and Italy
How an Iranian ancient city have an European structure? Can vendors and store owners stay in harmony at the same street? How urban regeneration is affected by politics in an extreme way? Whether an ancient city could be stimulated by modern new projects?
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Urban China International Observer Programme Recruitment
Urban China International Observer Programme has witnessed a successful year.Now it is time for the second round of Urban China International Observer Programme recruitment.
Glocal Insights from Serbia, Jamaica, Afghanistan and Ecuador
HDD Lecture: Green Energy System in Architectural Design
Recently, use of renewable energy becomes highlight of all fields.Swiss company Logic Group AG dedicates in research on renewable energy for years. The expert of the company was invited for a lecture on green energy system in architectual design.
Urban China Glocal Insights Panel Series-1
With glocal perspectives, Urban China, the first magazine in urbanism of China is to build a platform for international academics in urban studies to share insights in the panel series come and meet like-minded people around the world or register to be a future speaker!
Painting for Beautiful Home in Pengpu Town
HDD was in charge of the urban planning work for Pengpu Town which included facility renovation, building reconstruction and other comprehensive planning.
The Cover Lady on Perspective: Sunrise Kempinski Hotel
Perspective, one of the most recognized magazines specializing in architecture and interior design introduced Sunrise Kempinski Hotel as an prominent case with a cover story “Framing the View” this October.
Shanghai East Library Design: Enjoy Reading in Nature
HDD designer ZHU Qixiang became one of the finalists of Shanghai Culture Infrastructure Design Competition for Young Designers of Year 2016.
Shanghai Grand Theatre: Stage for Life
As part of Shanghai Culture Infrastructure Design Competition for Young Designers of Year 2016, HDD won Excellent Award with the work for Shanghai Grand Theatre.
When The Construction Write Plan On Paper, The Rest is Making It
The hotel is famous as the APEC conference hotel, but the excellent architectural design and the reliable construction also worth talking about
HDD CSR: Design for the Society
HDD did more than just donation. Instead, it takes responsibility more effectively with the power of architecture.
Why Alipay Market for an Architecture Design Company?
Alipay Market for an Architecture Design Company
Architects Going Out of Architecture
When architects going out of their buildings, what will happen?
HDD Won Prize for Future School Design
In the design competition “Future School” organized by Shenzhen Middle School in July, 2015, HDD team’s work was selected into the final round and ended up with the Excellent Design Award.