SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Syska Hennessy Group, Inc., a global consulting, engineering and commissioning firm, is growing its Shanghai, China office to meet increasing demands of clients throughout China, and serve as a hub to support clients and projects throughout the Asia Pacific region.
Located at 228 South Xizang Road in Shanghai, the office has doubled in size over the last several years, with a current staff of almost 30 professionals. The office provides engineering and commissioning services as well as building information modeling (BIM), computational fluid dynamics (CFD) and information and communication technology expertise for a variety of industry sectors including critical facilities, financial, retail, commercial development, science and technology and pharmaceutical. The office is expanding into other sectors, including healthcare and aviation, both of which the company views as major growth areas throughout the Asia Pacific region.
Ing Lim, senior vice president, currently serves as managing director overseeing operations for the office and the region. The Shanghai office leverages Syska’s internationally recognized technical depth combined with an intimate knowledge of local building codes and standards. The professionals apply the latest energy, modeling and simulation tools in driving world-class high performance solutions. They have been involved in work for the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China’s financial data center and corporate campus, one of the first data centers in China designed without multiple single points of failure and expansion limitations. The team continues to collaborate closely with Duke University to help make their vision for a new Kungnam Campus a reality. They are currently engaged with a complex science and laboratory building for a large international firm and additional work for several hospital facilities. Finally they continue to team with international retail giants to develop flagship stores throughout China.
“Our expansion in the Shanghai market reflects our continuing commitment to providing superior service to our global clients as well as our local China-based clients,” stated Gary Brennen, PE, Co-President. “The entire Asia Pacific market remains a key area of strategic focus for Syska Hennessy Group.”
According to Cyrus Izzo, PE, Co-President, “Syska Hennessy Group has been cultivating our Shanghai office for several years now and it has certainly been rewarding to witness its rapid growth into a local powerhouse. We look forward to continuing the expansion of our practice areas in this location, with the continued goal to provide an unmatched full suite of comprehensive services for our clients throughout the region.”
Syska Hennessy Group Shanghai Office - Mark Yakren discusses the opportunities and advantages of the Shanghai office expansion for team members and clients.
Ing Lim, Senior Vice President, Managing Director, Shanghai office
“Clients throughout the Asia Pacific region need a true engineering partner who understands their needs with the skillset to create exceptional environments for their organizations. Our unique ability to do this is what separates Syska Hennessy Group from the pack,” says Mr. Lim. “We also remain committed to the highest level of professionalism and adhering to good business practices in all that we do. We are excited about the future of the Shanghai office and look forward to continued success in 2014 and beyond.”
Mark Yakren, PE
“The continued growth of our office in Shanghai is also a major component of the development of Syska Hennessy Group globally,” said Mark Yakren. “With China’s importance in the world’s economy, it is critical to have a strong presence in Shanghai that will serve our international clients.”
Shanghai Office Photos
Photographs of Shanghai office courtesy of Syska Hennessy Group Shanghai office.
Photographs of Ing Lim and Mark Yakren by Roger Kriegel, NY, NY.
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