Employer: TanKy Design Consultants J.S.C. HCMC. Vietnam (TAKCOa) Working on full design Position: Chief Designer ADD: Nguyen Van Dung, Ward 6, Go Vap Dist. HCMC. Vietnam. Site area: 5,155 square meters A rapid increase in population leads to a significant pressure on housing demand. The Splendor Apartment was built in order to meet part of this pressing need. It has 14 stories (included basement and roof floor), including 2 blocks. Block A has 9 2-bedroom flats aligned on 2 facades, separated by a central corridor, with a 3-bedroom flat at a curve end of the building. With smaller area, block B has 7 2-bedroom flats and 1 3-bedroom flat. The structure of this building is reinforced concrete load-bearing frame. Reinforced concrete walls were also erected around a staircase to make the building more stable against wind load.