Orchid Lake Hotel in China’s Zizhu Hi-Tech Industrial Development Zone will feature conference, reception and work space and an executive lounge, as well as 360 guest rooms, a spa and gymnasium. (Rendering courtesy of WATG)
San Diego’s Gafcon Inc. tapped to oversee
next phase of mixed-use Shanghai development
After successfully planning and designing the first two phases of China’s Zizhu Hi-Tech Industrial Development Zone, Gafcon Inc. is now leading the planning and designing of the third phase of the 3,200-acre, mixed-use waterfront project.
The San Diego-based construction and project management firm will oversee Zizhu’s third phase, which centers on Orchid Lake Hotel, a 5-star business-class resort and conference center along the Huangpu River about 18 miles south of Shanghai.
The luxury hotel will serve visitors to Zizhu, an important technology, science,…