Five SOM projects were selected as winners in the Urban Land Institute's Asia Pacific Awards for Excellence. The awards program recognizes projects in the region that exemplify the highest standards of land use and enhance the public realm.
BluPrint interviews the developer of NEX Tower, a crystalline office building in Manila's Makati business district. The building's human-centered design includes the largest green wall in the Philippines, along with spaces that prioritize daylight and views.
The Philippine Star features NEX Tower, a premium grade office building designed by SOM. Located in Manila's central business district, the tower significantly contributes to the public realm through the creation of a mid-block pedestrian underpass through the building's naturally lit lobby.
BusinessWorld reports on the completion of NEX Tower in Manila, Philippines. Designed by SOM, the office building is geared towards multinational companies, financial institutions, and leading local firms.
The Manila Times features NEX Tower, a new 28-story office building designed by SOM. The structure's striking crystalline form features top level construction and the highest sustainability criteria, setting a new standard for commercial real estate in the Philippines.
On May 9th, 2018, SOM's Nicolas Medrano and Vram Malek spoke about high performance design at the Explore Islands Philippines expo. The event was a four-day tourism and investment expo held at Grand Central Terminal’s Vanderbilt Hall in Manhattan.