Established in 1980, Wee Hur Holdings Ltd is a listed company on the Singapore Stock Exchange, with core businesses in property development, construction, workers’ dormitory and purpose-built student accommodation. Wee Hur has completed more than 100 construction projects since inception, while the property development arm has generated in excess of $1B worth of sales in both residential apartments and industrial units development. Wee Hur is also currently operating one of the largest foreign worker’s dormitory in Singapore, housing 16,800 workers in one facility. Wee Hur’s first foray into Australia was a $56.5 million acquisition of 3 plots of land at Buranda in March 2015, now collectively known as Park Central. Part of this master plan boasts Australia’s largest purpose-built student accommodation, housing 1,578 students. Wee Hur subsequently purchased a commercial office building in the Brisbane CBD near King George Square in March 2016 for $63 million. Wee Hur’s motto “Prudence in our ways; Excellence is our aim” has paved the way to continual success and earned “Asia’s 200 Best Under A Billion” in 2013 and 2015 by Forbes.
Woods Bagot is a people architecture company. They place human experience at the centre of their design process in order to deliver engaging, future-oriented projects that are underpinned by three main tenants: Limitless Curiosity, Computational design based on the analysis of User Behaviour, and Super Typologies. Woods Bagot do this as a global design and consulting studio with a team of over 1000 experts working across 17 studios in Australia, Asia, the Middle East, Europe and North America. The Woods Bagot global studio model allows them to work collaboratively across time zones and borders, using the latest technology to share design intelligence and strengthen their knowledge base around the world.