Final countdown to the reopening of the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center, set to become Asia’s ultimate event hub
Frasers Property (Thailand) Public Company Limited (FPT) has been commissioned by NCC Management & Development Company Limited (NCC) to develop the concept and manage the construction of the new Queen Sirikit National Convention Center (QSNCC) in accordance with international standards, transforming it in Asia’s latest world-class event destination, in line with NCC’s plan for the space to become the “ultimate inspiring world-class event platform for all”.
With construction now over 80% complete, FPT is fully confident that the finished project will be handed over to CNC as planned. The QSNCC will be ready to host world-class MICE events from the first month of reopening until next year. Among the confirmed events at the QSNCC is the 2022 APEC Summit which will host top leaders from its 21 member economies.
Mr. Thanapol Sirithanachai, Managing Director of Frasers Property (Thailand) Public Company Limited, said, “FPT is proud to be part of the revamped Queen Sirikit National Convention Center, which represents the image of Thailand by welcoming visitors from around the world. whole. . Applying our expertise and experience from project development to management, our team focused on quality at every stage of the process, from design to construction. Every part of our work went smoothly and according to plan. With the structure of the building completed, we are now in the final phase of this project and have started interior decoration as part of the concept of maintaining and developing QSNCC’s legacy to introduce Thailand’s unique culture to international audiences. . We are confident that with our proactive management, careful planning and cooperation among experienced FPT staff, we can overcome any challenge and time constraint. We expect the final delivery of this project to international standards in time for the reopening, scheduled for September 2022.”
For the revamped QSNCC to become the ultimate inspirational world-class event platform for all and the new world-class event destination in Asia, in addition to the modernized and elegant design that reflects Thai identity, the project has been designed to meet complete meeting and event needs. With flexible space and state-of-the-art technology and facilities, it is more ready than ever to meet all the needs of event organizers as well as visitors.
With a total event space of 78,500 square meters, the new QSNCC has exhibition halls that are exceptional in terms of modern engineering and construction techniques. The long-span truss structure for weight optimization without columns provides a larger and more flexible space, which facilitates the management of logistics and the loading of products or displays of any kind in the space of exposure. This means that several meetings and exhibitions can take place at the same time. QSNCC offers main halls of more than 50,000 square meters, two large conference rooms totaling 10,000 square meters, 50 smaller meeting rooms of various sizes, as well as facilities and infrastructure suitable for meetings and events of all types. It is also equipped with 5G technology, embracing the Web 3.0 era for a more complete and seamless connection.
QSNCC meets international standards for safety, quality of life and the environment. It uses an intelligent system to control access to areas and manage facilities inside the building, with security and energy efficiency as top priorities. Additionally, QSNCC is committed to achieving LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Silver certification.
Located in the center of Bangkok, the QSNCC is well served by several modes of transport, making it a preferred location for major events since its opening. To provide greater comfort for event organizers and visitors, the new QSNCC will offer five times more parking space for up to 3,000 cars. It is also connected to a Metropolitan Rapid Transit (MRT) station and visitors can easily enter the convention center from there.
“FPT firmly believes that the strong comeback of QSNCC will mark a watershed moment for the service industry, with its full capacity equipped with the best meeting-related technology and facilities that meet international standards. The project also includes a retail space under the Bangkok Active Lifestyle Mall (BALM) concept, which will become a new destination for Bangkokians, welcoming QSNCC visitors, members of nearby communities and urban workers. It is expected to attract more than 13 million visitors per year. For FPT’s part in this landmark achievement, we have used our experience and knowledge over the years in providing comprehensive property services in Thailand and overseas to raise the standards of event platform services in Thailand. We sincerely hope that QSNCC will represent Thailand by providing a world-class experience to every event organizer and visitor,” Mr. Thanapol concluded.
Currently, the BALM retail space is in the process of finalizing deals with leading brands. He has already made 40% progress. For major brands interested in being part of this wellness and lifestyle space in Bangkok, please contact [email protected] or 02 229 3111 for more information.