Urban Design Awards 2014

The Hong Kong Institute of Urban Design (HKIUD) Urban Design Awards 2014 aims at recognising urban design related projects with outstanding performance and contributions in promoting excellence in Urban Design. The awards has divided into Built Project and Plan / Concept categories.

Total of 34 submissions were received. The adjudication was held on 19 August 2014 and Jury Panel included: Mr. Nicholas Brooke, Prof. Leslie Chen, Prof. Puay-Peng Ho, Hon. Wai Kwok Lo and Prof. Chris Webster. The Annual General Meeting and Award Presentation was held on 16 September 2014. Dr. Peter Cookson Smith was elected as new President. Prizes were presented by Mrs. Carrie Lam, Chief Secretary for Administration of Hong Kong Government and Prof. Chris Webster, Dean of Faculty of Architecture, HKU. Guests, Awardees and HKIUD Members shared their views in Urban Design in the event.

List of Winning Projects:

Prize Project Awardees
Grand Award for Built project Category Revitalizing Old Wanchai The Oval Partnership Ltd.
Merit Award for Built project Category ‘Central Cityscape’ – Streetscape Enhancement Project Urbis Limited
Merit Award for Built project Category Sai Kung Waterfront Park Architectural Services Department, HKSAR Government
Merit Award for Built project Category Stanley Waterfront Architectural Services Department, HKSAR Government
Merit Award for Plan/Concept Category Hong Kong Island East Harbour-front Study – Feasibility Study Urbis Limited
Merit Award for Plan/Concept Category Urban Design Proposal for Punggol Housing Master Plan Vincent CHAN, Charles LI, Jo NGAI, YEN Koon Wai
Merit Award for Plan/Concept Category Redevelopment of So Uk Estate Housing Department – Development and Construction Division

Presentation of Grand Award for Built project Category - The Oval Partnership Ltd. for the design of ‘Revitalizing Old Wanchai’.


Presentation of Merit Award for Built project Category - Urbis Limited for the design of ‘Central Cityscape – Streetscape Enhancement Project’.


Presentation of Merit Awards for Built project Category - Architectural Services Department, HKSAR Government for the design of ‘Sai Kung Waterfront Park’.


Presentation of Merit Awards for Built project Category - Architectural Services Department, HKSAR Government for the design of ‘Stanley Waterfront’.


Presentation of Merit Award for Plan/Concept Category - Urbis Limited for the design of ‘Hong Kong Island East Harbour-front Study – Feasibility Study’


Presentation of Merit Award for Plan/Concept Category – Mr. Vincent Chan, Mr. Charles Li, Ms. Jo Ngai and Mr. YEN Koon Wai for the design of ‘Punggol Housing Master Plan’


PPresentation of Merit Award for Plan/Concept Category - Development and Construction Division of Housing Department –for the design ‘Redevelopment of So Uk Estate’


Presentation of Student Awards to Mr. ZHANG Chi of Master of Science in Urban Design at the Chinese University of Hong Kong and Mr. Islam Md Masudul of Master of Urban Design at the University of Hong Kong for their outstanding performance in 2013-2014.