Recently, the world's most authoritative facade conference "ZAK" was held in Shanghai, whose theme was "The State-of-the-art Innovations and Technological Advancements in Facade Design". The conference gathered the masters worldwide in construction industry to discuss the latest innovations and challenges in the construction industry pertaining to building envelopes and the latest technological scheme . CCSZD’S Xi An Silk Road Conference Centre Facade Systems, the key projects of the“Belt and Road”, was highlighted in the conference.
Under the witness of more than 400 world-renowned architects, facade consultants and designers, “Facade Design and Construction on Large Scale Steel Structures - Introduction to Xi An Silk Road Conference Centre Facade Systems”, co-written by the project consultant from Inhabit Group and the design team from CCSZD and shown on big screen. The "Introduction" explains the difficulties and spotlights of the design and construction of the curtain wall from the three major aspects, large span steel framed curtain wall system, free standing glass fin system and large pre-assembled Metal cladding, contributing the ‘Chinese solutions’ to the large-scale steel facade engineering. After the meeting, the participants from CCSZD and the facade specialist have a dialogue about the State-of-the-art trends in facade. Through the conference, the designers from CCSZD have a chance to communicate with the world-class masters in the industry, providing new horizons for the facade design, and forwarding its progress in the direction of science and innovation.
Zak World of Facades is an International conference series on facade design and engineering, having attracted over 20,000 delegates across its 61 completed editions. The conference is currently being organized in 25 countries. This is the 65th edition globally and the 3rd edition in Greater China. It witnessed the latest innovations and challenges in the construction industry pertaining to building envelopes and also showcased latest technological solutions.