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The lyf One-North project, constructed by Nakano Singapore (Pte.) Ltd. - a subsidiary of Nakano Corporation, received the BCA Award 2023 for Excellence in Design and Engineering Safety Award (Structural Design Award).

The BCA (Building and Construction Authority of Singapore) awards outstanding buildings with the aim of improving the technology and quality of construction projects. After going through a rigorous review, the lyf One-North project received the highest rating of Excellence in the structural design category for its design ingenuity in resolving difficult construction conditions. Nakano Singapore is a multiple-time winner of the BCA Awards presented by the authority, including the Excellence Award in Construction Excellence Award 2020.

Lyf One-North Singapore is a co-living style accommodation that offers the comfort of a hotel and the fun of community at the same time, with a co-working space, social kitchen and other amenities. The construction site is located in the One North area, which was developed as a hub for public-private collaboration, aiming at promoting intellectual and creative industries and international R&D projects as a major national effort of Singapore. The surrounding area is home to many academic institutions and research facilities, including the National University of Singapore, as well as information communication and media companies, making it an area that is attracting attention as a community where people can live, work, study and play together.

We will continue to improve our technical capabilities both at home and abroad to provide construction services that meet the needs of our customers.



Client:   Ascott Residence Trust (Capitaland Group)
Design:  (Design) WOHA Architects Pte. Ltd.
                (Structure) Nakano Singapore Pte. Ltd (MOTT MACDONALD)
                Completion of construction:2022
Total floor area:  6,823.5 m2
Structure Scale:  Reinforced concrete, 7 floors above ground, 2 buildings, 324 rooms
Location:  Portsdown Road, Singapore