Port and Cruise Service Center International Competition: Shortlist Announced

The shortlist has been selected for the Kaohsiung Port and Cruise Service Center International Competition, located in the city of Kaohsiung in southern Taiwan, ROC:

  • HMC Group, Inc (USA)
  • Asymptote Architecture (USA)
  • Jet Architects Inc (Canada) / CXT Architects Inc. (Canada)
  • Ricky Liu & Associates Architect+Planners (ROC) / Takenaka Corporation (Japan)
  • Fei & Cheng Associates (ROC) / Reiser+Umemoto Architecture (USA)

The Kaohsiung Port Terminal competition will take place from September through November, with stage two winners being announced on December 10th.  The construction budget for the project is approximately $80,000,000 USD, and it is scheduled for construction in 2012 and expected to be in operation by 2014.  The competition is sponsored by the Kaohsiung Harbor Bureau, Ministry of Transportation and Communications, Taiwan, ROC.