La Vita, Nanjing Mixed Use Development, China Architecture

La Vita Nanjing

Chinese Business District Development – design by Paul Davis + Partners

14 Feb 2014

Nanjing Mixed Use Building

Design: Paul Davis + Partners

Location: Nanjing, China

Paul Davis + Partners aims to raise the bar in ancient Chinese capital

Paul Davis + Partners mixed-use development has started on site in Nanjing, one of China’s ancient capital cities and the second largest commercial centre in the eastern region. La Vita is a 14-storey building, comprising three floors of retail at its base, and 11 floors of luxury apartments and clubhouse facilities above.

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Its’ striking glass façade employing a network of steel and aluminium fins, aims to encapsulate the spirit of the city, and spur the regeneration of Nanjing’s central business district where the building is located.

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La Vita is for client Accurate International Land and the 18,000sq m building, which is due for completion in mid 2015, will be cooled by a chilled beam system, the first time this has been used in Nanjing. The scheme marks the first stage of an ambitious development by Paul Davis + Partners office in Hong Kong. The next two phases include a 25-storey building and a 300m tall tower and when complete, will form a key landmark in a culturally rich city.

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La Vita Nanjing images / information from Paul Davis + Partners

Paul Davis + Partners

Nanjing is the capital of Jiangsu Province
Former capital city of Republic of China

Location:Nanjing, China

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