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Chanel Ginza Tokyo Project 6,068m2 retail and office building Client Chanel BLL’s Assignment Project Management Architect Lead Architect: Peter Marino Local Architect: Ishimoto Kenchiku Contractor Taisei Corporation Completion December 2004 Chanel Ginza Building, located at the tight schedule and met the deadline of the intersection of Ginza 2-Chone, has the grand opening. world largest boutique area among the The building has some unique Chanel’s retail shops and consists of 10 characteristics, such as the Germany-made floors above & 1 floor below the ground Curtain Wall on Chuo St. side, which level with the 21 mechanical parking spaces sandwiches stainless steel grid, LEDs and underneath the building. roll blinds with the double glazed glass. This The lead architect is Mr. Peter Marino who curtain wall becomes one gigantic display bases in New York. The building exterior, with the LED backlights and show various and interior of boutique, executive office and visual images including Chanel’s tweed. The restaurant were designed by him. concept of the tweed is applied on rooftop Bovis Lend Lease was involved in the green and interior design, which expresses project from the procurement for the the uniformed advocacy of the Chanel’s demolition contractor of the existing building design. on November, 2002 through the grand The restaurant is collaborated by Chanel opening on December, 2004, mainly and Mr. Alan Ducasse, Michelin’s three-star responsible for schedule, cost control, chef, and its kitchen is well designed and designer management and contractors’ user-friendly in detail. coordination. With more than 20 companies involved in the project, Bovis retained the
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