Location: Shanghai, China
Area: 25,853 Sq.Ft
Success in the aero-engine business had seen staff numbers grow steadily at the Shanghai headquarters of United Technologies Corporation (UTC) - to the point of overflow and beyond. With their original space strained past maximum capacity, the firm had been forced to disperse people among different floors of their building. Collaboration between divisons - a necessity for the US-based firm's work - was being impaired as a result.