Shenyang New World Centre – Shenyang New World Expo

Date, time & venue
2017-09-19;6:00 pm – 6:30 pm (Refreshment), 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm (Talk);Chan Yat Mei Sophie Room – 9/F


Speakers:Ir. Leung Wing Lok & Dr. Wu Yan Min, AECOM Asia Co. Ltd


Shenyang New World Centre is a major comprehensive development at the heart of Heping District, Shenyang. The GFA of the entire development is over 1.2 million m2. This development consists of a 6-floors Expo Podium with 2-floors basement functioning as a multi-use K11 art mall and a large convention centre. There are also three hotel blocks, two service apartment blocks and two 300m office towers.


The podium expo design combines innovation, functionality, sustainability, economy and aesthetics. Features include: large varieties of foundation and structural systems to satisfy functional/architectural requirement and maximize cost effectiveness; large convention centre with column-grid of 36mx36m and two-way post-tensioning continuous beams that support a heavy roof garden. The PT beam system constitutes one of the longest spans and largest areas for buildings in China; 70,000m2 large roof garden is also a distinctive feature and an aesthetic space frame roof of 250mx80m resembling a giant bird.


About Speaker:

Ir. Leung Wing Lok is the Technical Director of Building Engineering (Structural), AECOM Hong Kong. He has over 20 years of practical experience in structural engineering. He has been responsible for the design and project coordination of many building projects in Hong Kong, Macau, Vietnam and China. His experties include design of steel structure, high-rise building, railway station structure, steel footbridges and basement top down construction.


Dr. Wu Yan Min is Associate of Building Engineering (Structural), AECOM Hong Kong. He obtained his PhD from Tsinghua University. He has over 12 years of structural design experience in tall buildings and offshore projects across China, Hong Kong and overseas. He is also specialized in steel structure, seismic design & FEM analysis.


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