Size/ 2,642,160 m²
Competition/ 2018, International competition
Status/ Design proposal
Structural Engineer/ Schlaich Bergermann Partner (sbp)
Landscape Architect/ SLA
Other collaborators/ Shanghai Urban Transportation Design Institute
Visuals/ Beauty and THE BIT
Tencent Crystal City is an ambitious vision for Qianhai, a district situated at the threshold of Hong Kong and mainland China. The area occupies a position of strategic significance in the Pearl River Delta, and is driven by Tencent, one of the world’s largest internet companies. The project is a harmonious combination of nature, community, and technology spread over 2.6 million square meters for Tencent’s employees. It comprises dynamic workspace, a residential complex, a convention center, a hotel, and supporting facilities for education, health, sports, and infrastructure.