KUALA LUMPUR, 30 November : Setia Eco Templer, S P Setia’s latest eco-themed township which is located in Selayang received an award for design excellence at the Malaysian Institute of Planners (MIP) Planning Excellence Award 2016. Dato’ Khor Chap Jen, President & CEO of S P Setia Berhad received the honour for the Design Excellence Award presented by Norliza Hashim, Past President of Malaysian Institute of Planners at the award ceremony held on the 25th of November.
“It is always an honour for us to be recognised for our efforts in trying our best to deliver masterpieces such as Setia Eco Templer. As with all Setia’s development, we design the master plan guided by our development philosophy of LiveLearnWorkPlay and our charter of Building Sustainable Communities for All. For those who are familiar with Setia, we have been pioneering eco-themed developments since 2004 with our first eco-themed township; Setia Eco Park, ” said Dato’ Khor.
The Design Excellence award recognises a master plan that has or will have a positive impact on the physical or environmental quality of a place or the economic or social well-being of a community. The overall township design and planning takes into consideration the original land topography which is designed to complement and respect its natural environment.
Setia Eco Templer embraces the naturally scenic beauty of limestone hills, misty mountain, rolling hills, crafted creeks and rainforest reserves thet envelopes the township, surrounded by nature’s best.
Furthermore, the design enhances the overall ambience of the township by improving on and beautifying the nine legendary creeks that flow through the development whereby six of them can be found in the Essex Gardens which is the first phase of the development. Setia Eco Templer will be further enhanced with innovatively planned waterscapes and landscape architecture.
“Our team has put in their very best to design and plan this township and without their dedicated support and commitment in carrying our their respective roles, we wouldn’t have won this award so I would also like to take this opportunity to thank Team Setia once again for a job well done,” Dato’ Khor added.
Phase one of Setia Eco Templer’s launch in May this year which features the English themed architecture design comprising 2-storey linked villas, 2-storey semi-detached and 2-storey bungalows are fully sold which is evidence that the design and planning of Setia Eco Templer has successfully attracted the attention of those seeking to live close to the city, yet enjoy a serene lifestyle.
Upcoming launch at Setia Eco Templer comprises semi-detached homes, linked villas, shop lots and affordable homes which is anticipated to be in Q12017.