Bank of China
Hong Kong

This dynamic structure, a strong element in the Hong Kong skyline, was six years in planning and construction. Norman acted as one of several associate team captains, in charge of day-to-day production and coordination.

The cross-braced exterior reflects the interior structure, providing exceptional stability in hurricanes.

Photo: Reuters/Bettmann Newsphotos

Design Architects and Planners:
Pei Cobb Freed & Partners
(formerly I. M. Pei & Partners)

Quantity Surveyors:
Davis Langdon & Seah Hong Kong Ltd.

Photos above courtesy of Pei Cobb Freed & Partners