Who has the magic touch upon the old buildings by transforming decay into miracle? The profession to protect historic building has fostered exactly this kind of magician. The Office of Urban Renewal or OUR is a professional entity staffed with Ph. D. and Master backgrounds. Urban heritage protection and renewal, existing building reuse are principal tasks of the OUR. As a professional, consulting and research entity, the OUR is dedicated to provide comprehensive and professional services in urban renewal and historic building protection in China.
In building reuse pertaining to reconstruction or renewal, the professional consulting entity is rich in design experience. They are made up of renowned local and international experts; some of them also help to devise codes and promote historic building protection in Shanghai. The multi-disciplinary structure of OUR assures an extensive and profound technical and experience required in the process of project implementation. The OUR strives to uncover the unique quality design values for the clients and society.