Lu Tang Lai Architects Ltd
LU TANG LAI ARCHITECTS LTD. is a major architectural practice which has completed a number of highly prestigious projects in Hong Kong. Over the years it has acquired an excellent track record in the design and administration of private and public‐sector developments, including commercial, residential, industrial, educational and recreational facilities of great diversity and complexity. Clients range from private individuals, publicly listed companies and public bodies, and the firm has rightly earned their trust and affirmation through successful implementation of their many projects. Design excellence is a motto of the firm. It is built on an awareness of practical problems, dedication to aesthetic qualities, appreciation of users’ expectations and understanding of functional requirements. It goes beyond the proliferation of initially adventurous concepts and is solidly backed up by competent handling of technical problems, skilful navigation through statutory controls and conscientious facilitation of building contract management. Staff’s loyalty, professional knowledge and dedication are elements that have distinguished the firm and contributed to its wide recognition in real‐estate and professional circles. The firm is well supported by state‐of‐the‐art IT facilities, and its staffs are constantly undergoing renewal training to keep abreast with the newest technology and application of the latest software. Quality management is exercised through rigorous internal reviews and its benefit extends to ensuring efficiency at work and quality of output. Since the early 2000s the firm has also invested heavily in acquiring a wealth of knowledge in designing for sustainability. Environmentally sound design principles are applied to projects to create sustainable, healthy and pleasant milieus, where users enjoy working and living in buildings of low carbon footprints, enriched with attractive green features. Through a rational and enlightened approach, buildings are stamped with their own characteristic outlook and vested with their particular appeal to users and general public alike.