Dali Boutique Hotel concept design submitted

Today we submitted the concept design for our Dali boutique hotel. We chose to pursue a contemporary design which is nevertheless mindful of the scale of the surrounding village and makes use of local building materials.


Residential project commission near Frankfurt

Urbanlogic Kupke & Junge have been commissioned with the concept design for a residential project near Frankfurt, Germany. The project includes the conversion of a former industrial water mill into residential units, senior resident housing and offices.

Groundbreaking ceremony for Sichuan Art Factory

The groundbreaking ceremony for our Sichuan art factory project took place in Chengdu today. The event was attended by government officials from various departments, invited guests, media representatives, and the mayor of Mianzhu, who praised the project for its innovative concept and design.

Principal partner Keith Perry completes TA for ADB project in the Mekong Subregion

Our principal partner Keith Perry has successfully completed the technical assistance for a key feasibility study for the Asian Development Bank in the Mekong Subregion, on which he acted as a Team Leader. The project proposed integrated strategies for investments i.a. in the fields of urban planning and environment management, urban infrastructure, eco tourism and social development for seven towns, spread across Cambodia, Lao PDR and Viet Nam.

Milan Svatek joins Urbanlogic

We are pleased to announce that Milan Svatek joined Urbanlogic as a Project Director. Milan’s international architectural career spans over thirty years and across three continents. He has significant experience with public and commercial buildings, including broadcasting centers galleries, embassies, an airport terminal, hotels and shopping centers. Previously, Milan has held top-level project manager and project director positions with leading international design firms; besides, he has worked for more than 10 years for land development companies.

Urbanlogic and EU Consulta support GIZ in successful EU-Aid bid

We are delighted to hear that GIZ’s bid for the EU-Aid project “Sustainable Urban Demonstration Projects (SUDEP) South” has been successful. Urbanlogic and Germany-based EU Consulta had assisted GIZ with technical expertise and advice on strategy in the drafting of the bid’s technical offer.

Urbanlogic commissioned with major mixed-use project in Sichuan

Urbanlogic was commissioned with the production facilities of a major Sichuan-based manufacturer of luxury glass goods. Following a private competition, a contract was signed for the first three design stages. The project will comprise production facilities, an innovation center, a museum and retail, and will be designed to provide a holistic visitor experience around the theme of glass.

GIZ booth wins “Best EU Exhibitor” Award

The GIZ booth at the EU-China Exhibition on Urbanisation was awarded “Best EU Exhibitor”, by a jury comprising members of the China Center for Urban Development (CCUD) and members of the public. A big thank you to all contributors- the GIZ team, the graphic designers at AKRYL and the CREALAB moderators at Constellations.

EU commissioner Guenther Oettinger visits GIZ booth

Guenther Oettinger, Commissioner for Energy at the European Commission, visited the GIZ booth today, where he was received by GIZ staff Thomas D. Schmitz, Head of GIZ’s Energy policy and efficiency programme.

Participation in EU-China Leadership on Sustainable Urbanisation Programme

As one of 15 experts from the European Union, Urbanlogic’s Christian Junge was selected to participate in a one-week workshop on urbanisation at the Chinese Academy of Governance in Beijing. The Urbanisation Leadership programme is part of the EU-China policy dialogues and intended to provide training in city governance, urbanisation approaches and exchange of experience between Chinese and EU political and technical experts.