Republic Polytechnic

Location: Woodlands

Country: Singapore

Client: Republic Polytechnic

Architect: DP Architects Pte Ltd in collaboration with Maki Associates, Japan

Services Provided: Civil, Structural & Facade Engineering

Meinhardt provided Civil, Structural and Façade engineering services for this $400 million campus at Woodlands.

The campus is able to accommodate up to 15,000 staff and students. There are two spaces in the campus namely the Agora – named after the Ancient Greek term for public square – and a lush lawn that will act as common ground for the polytechnic’s 11 blocks, also known as Learning Pods.

The Learning Hub consists of:

  •     Eight blocks of seven-storey & three blocks of eight-storey Study Clusters
  •     Ten-storey Staff & Admin Building with a basement
  •     Three-storey Energy Centre
  •     Sports Hall
  •     Centre of Cultural & Communications Centre Auditorium (Four-storey with 1 basement)
  •     Seven-storey car park
  •     Two Blocks of 14-storey Staff Housing


  • BCA Green Mark Platinum Award, 2006
  • President Design Awards, 2010