Suzhou, on China’s Grand Canal, has been an important trading center since the 6th Century. Suzhou Industrial Park is a major logistics hub providing bonded storage, customs, quarantine and banking facilities. The Logistics Centre is operational 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
The 25 storey tower form is articulated as four sets of stacked boxes, three sets silver and one red. The graphic character of the building is reinforced by the red boxes appearing to be loosely stacked, one box being twisted.
Accessible roof extensively landscaping compliments a range of passive environmental features including green walls, operable louvres, wintergardens and balconies.Each 4 storey box is crisply detailed, with recessed dark grey glass strips separating each box. A 40%, 2mm red dot frit creates the red appearance.