Fruit Design & Build Limited
Fruit Design and Build Limited (FDB) is a multidisciplinary design practice headquartered in Hong Kong. FDB’s teams provide building and licensing consultancy, architectural, interior and building services design, and construction works. Fruit is experienced in a wide range of projects from public organizations to large private corporates with diverse types, such as retail, commercial, industrial, institutional and residential. Our services cover the full spectrum of works from demolition to fine finishing, and all the works in between. FDB was appointed by the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China as engineering consultant for the National Armed Police Force Academy project in Nepal in 2015. Its main duties include the monitoring of domestic equipment and materials, approval/monitoring of constructor’s organization, approval of the commencement of works, quality management, approval of mid-term and final acceptance of works, safety production management, and approval of funding and design variation. On 25 April 2015, a powerful earthquake measuring 7.8M on the Moment Magnitude Scale struck the area. After the earthquake, all structures on the site remained stable. This was specially highlighted by National People’s Congress Standing Committee Chairman Zhang Dejiang in his speech at the Belt and Road Summit in May 2016 as an example of the superior quality of Hong Kong’s professional services, and proof that such services have a big role to play in Belt and Road development.