Dickson Wong Senior Associate | Toronto
After 11 years in Inhabit’s Hong Kong office, CK Dickson Wong is now leading the expansion of Inhabit’s practice in Canada. He began his career as an architect completing his training at an industry-leading architectural practice. Since joining Inhabit, he has overseen numerous high-end, large-scale and complex projects from concept through to construction. In doing so, he has developed extensive knowledge and experience in multiple disciplines related to façade design and construction of a vast range of building types, including super high-rise, corporate headquarters, hotels, shopping malls, public transportation infrastructure and residential towers. As a façade consultant he has collaborated with world-renowned architects and internationally established developers.
Dickson’s expertise includes architectural design, complex geometry analysis and geometry rationalisation, façade system design, façade construction documentation, performance test witnessing and construction administration. Leveraging his robust knowledge of computational tools, he has been spearheading computational design initiatives within the office while developing unconventional, tailor-made façade solutions to a number of significant projects. He has been invited to publish these solutions in major international conference proceedings in the field.
Dickson has had exposure to sustainable design through his experience as a façade consultant and an architect. Many of the projects he has led and delivered involve green buildings accreditations. He has had experience handling projects with building envelope-related accreditation requirements in China (Green Star), US (LEED), UK (BREEAM) and Hong Kong (BEAM Plus).
Outside of his day to day responsibilities, Dickson has also served as a regular architectural design critic at the Chinese University of Hong Kong.
Some of Dickson’s most prominent projects include:
. Tencent Seafront Tower, Shenzhen, People’s Republic of China (LEED and Green Star)
. Studio City Phase 2, Cotai, Macau (BREEAM)
. Vivo Headquarters, Shenzhen, PRC
. Tencent Dachan Bay Convention Centre and Hotel, Shenzhen, PRC
. Tin Shui Wai Swimming Pool, Hong Kong (BEAM Plus)
. DSD Cheung Sha Wan Sewage Pumping Station, Hong Kong (BEAM Plus)
. Yulon City, Xindian, Taipei, Taiwan
. Studio City, Cotai, Macau
. City of Dreams Retail Expansion (DFS T Galleria), Macau
. Horoy Qianhai Guanze Development, Qianhai, People’s Republic of China (Green Star)
. No.181 Connaught Road West, Hong Kong
. Bao An Cultural Centre Library, Bao An, Shenzhen, People’s Republic of China
. Central Market, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates