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Franshion Green Building Exhibition Centre


In Brief


Client:
Franshion Properties (China) Ltd

Location:
Changsha, China

Construction value: 
£10,500,000

Completion:
October 2014

FCBStudios were commissioned by Franshion, a Beijing headquartered developer to provide 12,000sqm of exhibition and office space with an agenda to develop a cutting edge low carbon building for Meixi Lake Eco-City.

The focus of the design and brief was to physically showcase innovative building technologies in the public exhibition areas of the building as well as being designed to achieve the highest standards in BREEAM and China’s 3 Star green building assessment.

The exemplar building provides a show case hub for innovation and knowledge transfer for low carbon construction, but will also communicate the strategies and sustainability initiatives of the Meixi Lake Eco-City.

The city itself comprises nearly 15 million square metres of development, an estimated £6bn investment and will eventually have a population of more than 300,000.


Selected Awards


2013 British Expertise International Awards: Outstanding International  Architecture Project Winner and Outstanding Environmental Project Shortlist.

Franshion Green Building Exhibition Centre

An exemplar of sustainability and low carbon construction in one of China’s largest eco cities. Awarded China’s first BREEAM Outstanding