Architecture + Landscape +  Master Planning + Industrial Design
 再绿建筑(上海)  +  深坑建築(香港)                                    
   Shimao Quarry Hotel



, Shanghai, CHINA 

MIPIM Gold Award 2011                     Winner of the Best Hotel Architecture


Is a unique concept for sustainable hotel situated in brownfield 
site of a disused 90m deep water filled stone quarry. This project 
for 340 bedroom hotel for the Intercontinental Hotel Group is 
located in Sheshan area of Songjiang, close 
to Shanghai and is a result of International competition win in 2006. The hotel is now under construction and will be opened in early 2017.
In April 2013 Shimao - the Shanghai based developer, has signed a contract with 
Quarry Associates (HK) Ltd. and its Shanghai based studio 'JADE Ltd' to complete the design and to overview
the project on site. 
As the original concept designers we are thrilled to be able to take this special project from concept to completion. 

In March 2013 The National Geographic TV Channel started filming on site the design and construction process of this unique project for their popular Megastructures TV programme, to be released on completion. 


The project has won a number of international awards. It has been shortlisted for a prize at the World Architecture festival in Barcelona in 2009 and has received Gold award for Chinese Future Architecture at the 'MIPIM International Property and Architecture Conference' in Hong Kong in December 2011. It has also won award   as the 'Best International Hotel Architecture' at the 2013 International Property and Hotel Awards ceremony in London and more recently in March 2014, Best Luxury Hotel Architecture award at the 'China Luxury Hotel Congress' in Shanghai