Seminar: Adapting to Climate Change in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 6 December 2018

In the shadows of Typhoon Manghkhut and release of the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Report, what does the future of climate change look like?

With growing scientific opinion that an increase of 1.5°C in the average global temperature is no longer achievable, and that we are on track for 3°C, what can we do to avoid this?

With an increasing demand on our buildings and infrastructure, what can we do to adapt to our new climate?

Andrew Marks, Director of the Hong Kong office, and Amie Shuttleworth, Global Director of Sustainability, will be speaking at the Adapting to Climate Change in Hong Kong lunch seminar taking place on the 6 December 2018. This event is co-organised by Cundall, The British Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong and New World Development Company Limited.

Cundall is recognised as a leader in sustainability across the world. Our Sustainability Roadmap has always been our guidance through the business. Climate adaptation is identified as one of the six listed impacts in the roadmap, which is considered significant to our established corporate objectives.

During the seminar, we will be sharing our research on climate change scenarios and discussing approaches to mitigate the associated impacts on urban planning and developments.

With our experience in designing buildings and infrastructure that are resilient and responsive to climate change, Andrew and Amie are going to provide an overview of what Cundall is doing to minimise our own impact, and the impact of our projects through the lens of different disciplines and share the outcome of our recent research on this subject.

Date: Thursday 6 December 2018
Time: 12:30 – 14:00
Venue: 6/F, The British Consulate-General, 1 Supreme Court Road, Admiralty, Hong Kong

For more details or to register for the seminar, please click here.

To find out how Cundall can help your business with climate adaptation, please contact Amie Shuttleworth.


Major project win for Cundall in Hong Kong

Cundall is delighted to have been appointed as the lead consultant to provide an online Carbon Assessment Tool for the Construction Industry Council (‘CIC’) in Hong Kong. 

Read more
Image of Remind with impacts
Knowledge hub

Sustainability Roadmap - One Planet, One Chance

Cundall is recognised as a leader in sustainability across the world. Yet we have so much more we can and need to do. Business as usual is no longer enough.

Read more
Preparing for Change
Knowledge hub

Paper on climate risk by Ding Li published in ‘Britain in Hong Kong’ magazine

Ding Li, Senior Sustainability Consultant, takes the initiatives to look at the risks and opportunities and offer her top tips for businesses to stay one step ahead of climate risk in her paper titled ‘Preparing for Change’. In November, her article ‘Preparing for Change’, which outlines how the outcomes from COP23 will have long-term implications for Asian businesses, has been published in ‘Britain in Hong Kong’ magazine.

Read more

Our people sit at the very heart of what we do at Cundall. Our mission is to provide great opportunities for great people, create fantastic built environments and leave a positive legacy for our communities.

It is the knowledge and expertise of our people which helps us to do this; our commitment to recruiting and nurturing great talent is what has made us successful for the last 40 years and it remains critical to our future plans.

At Cundall, we place special importance on our early careers professionals (graduates, apprentices, interns and more), understanding that they are the future of our business and the key to our long-term, sustainable growth. 

Learn more about we do and how you can build your career at Cundall

Cundall's expertise extends to all major markets, so we have a deep understanding of the specific issues, constraints and opportunities facing our clients' market sectors.

Our team of creative engineers draw on our accumulated knowledge to devise the best possible solutions for your project in a fully integrated and cost-effective way.

About us

Established in the UK 40 years ago, Cundall has developed into an international multi-disciplinary consultancy operating from over 20 locations across the globe.