Medical Equipment Plant, Great Honor Asset Management
Great Honor Asset Management, a fast-growing logistics service provider, is planning a new facility to house the world’s largest privately-owned advanced drug delivery system manufacturing in Taoyuan, Taiwan.
The north facing site bordering a 16-meter road as major access is surrounded by other industrial buildings adjacent to Taoyuan International Airport Zone. Separated entrances for personnel and shipping are linked with a 6-meter wide circulation surrounding the main building. The 4-meter setback along the main street working together with the existing sidewalk smoothly connects the development with urban context. The rows of palm trees are also preserved with a new landscape featuring to enhance the layering of greenery on the building’s curtain wall façade.
SHL’s logo is adopted as the major theme of building elevation design with the office building’s solid granite wall to frame the transparent curtain wall and horizontal planter boxes.
The manufacturing building’s industrial character featuring pour-in-place concrete enclosures is meant to deliver a solid and stable image of SHL Group. On the rooftop, the penthouse of canteen and lounge provides the employees with soothing and relaxation in the garden of grand views.
Location: Luzhu District, Taoyuan City, Taiwan
Structural system: RC
Site area: 12,254㎡
Building coverage: 6,106㎡
Total floor area: 62,600㎡
No. of stories: 3 below, 7 above grade
Design period: 2014.7 ~ 2015.11
Const. period: 2015.11 ~ 2017.10 (estimated)