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Mandai Crematorium and Columbarium: Between Heaven and Earth

Mandai Crematorium and Columbarium: Between Heaven and Earth by Colin Wu Designed by CPG’s Studio T, the Mandai Crematorium and Columbarium provides a dignified, spiritual setting for the sombre rituals of death and remembrance. 8 years has passed since the complex was completed, but the calm tranquillity of the place, with its lush landscaping, reflecting pools and light-filled interior spaces, remains to …

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Wangz Hotel: Edgy Chic Meets Old World Charm

Wangz Hotel: Edgy Chic Meets Old World Charm  by Kung Bean Wan Situated at a vital node within the Tiong Bahru/Outram Road heritage precinct, Wangz Hotel was conceived from the beginning as a “place of synergy”, where both old and new worlds complement and celebrate each other. The project was completed in 2009, and while small-scale in nature, it …

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Benazir Bhutto International Airport: Design for Energy Conservation

Benazir Bhutto International Airport: Design for Energy Conservation by Christopher Kearns Pakistan’s first greenfield civil aerodrome marks a new era in developing world-class aviation facilities in the country. The new Benazir Bhutto International Airport’s (BBIA) Passenger Terminal Building was designed by CPGairport for an initial capacity of 6.5 million passengers per annum. It employs environmentally sustainable design …

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The Move: CPG FM at Clarus Centre

The Move: CPG FM at Clarus Centre by Jason Kwek Change in any shape or form is always unnerving – more so when change is about moving to a new office space. Allocating suitable and comfortable work spaces to employees is a real challenge, especially when it means housing many different departments within the same office. Also, with the …

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Gardens by the Bay: Bridging the Cultural Divide in a Multinational Project Team

Gardens by the Bay: Bridging the Cultural Divide in a Multinational Project Team by Chung Choon San Most project management textbooks and handbooks provide very detailed and useful information on the processes, methodology and technical skills needed for effective project management, but little is said on the subject of project management across different cultures. Yet, this is frequently …

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It’s Back to School Again

It’s Back to School Again by Pauline Ang Come to the edge. We might fall. Come to the edge! It’s too high. COME TO THE EDGE! And they came, And he pushed, And they flew. Christopher Logue Take any primary or secondary school in Singapore, and chances are that it was designed by CPG Consultants or …