<font color="#000000"><font size="3">Taiwan Centers for Disease Control Complex International Competition</font></font>

The government of the R.O.C. (Taiwan) cordially invites innovative architects from all over the world to participate in an international competition to design the Taiwan Center for Disease Control Complex located in the Hsinchu Biomedical Science Park in Hsinchu County. The complex will include: an Administration Center, a National Health Command Center, and a Laboratory & Research Center. In order to keep up with global health trends better and to provide optimal facilities for disease control research, we aim to create a world-class architectural landmark. We are convinced that a superior custom-built structure will expedite Taiwan's enthusiastic effort in international disease control, and promote close and cooperative relationship with the international community. We warmly welcome you to join in this competition!

<font color="#a62a2a"><font size="2">Total Construction Budget: </font></font>

Phase One:NT$1.58 billion(Approximately US$ 52 million)

Phase Two:NT$703 million(Approximately US$ 23 million)

For more information, please visit our website or check our tender notice.

<font color="#a62a2a"><font size="2">Service Fee: </font></font>The service fee is 9% of the total construction cost.

<font color="#a62a2a"><font size="2">Qualification for Participation: (for stage one)</font></font>
1. Any licensed architect of the R.O.C. (Taiwan) is qualified to tender.

2. Any licensed architect (or Consultant / Corporation) of foreign country is qualified to tender.

3. Joint tender is available for licensed architects of the R.O.C. (Taiwan) and licensed architects (or Consultants / Corporations) of foreign countries.

For more information, please visit our website or check our tender notice.

<font color="#a62a2a"><font size="2">Timeline / Important Date:</font></font>

Stage One Material Submission Deadline August 18th, 2008

Stage One Judging August 21st & 22nd, 2008

Announcement of Stage One Finalists Please visit our web site

Stage Two Judging November 27th & 28th, 2008

Announcement of Final Winner Please visit our web site

For more information, please visit:

Taiwan Centers for Disease Control

Host Organization:
Construction and Planning Agency, Ministry of the Interior

No. 342, Sec. 2, Bade Rd., Songshan District, Taipei City 10556, R.O.C. (Taiwan)

<font color="#a62a2a"><font size="2">Contact person:</font></font>
Building Engineering Division Miss. ****
Tel: 886-2-87712778
Email:[email protected]
Building Engineering Division Mr. Wu
Tel: 886-2-87712779
Email:[email protected]
Second Team, Building Engineering Division Miss. Cai
Tel: 886-2-22404156-208
Email:[email protected]

<font color="#a62a2a" size="1">[ June 04, 2008 04:29 AM: Message edited by: Molly Shih ]</font>