Humans of BuildSG

Meet the Humans of BuildSG who are passionate about working in the Built Environment and find out more about their BuildSG journeys!

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Dickson, the Lift Hero

We take lifts everyday - at the mall, in schools and to get home. But have you ever wondered who keeps the lifts running and ensures your safety and convenience? Meet Dickson Tong, whose life-changing experience as a child set him on a career path as a Senior Lift Technician.

Asyraf, the Building Doctor

Ever wondered who ensures our current living environment is well maintained so that you can live and play safely and comfortably? Meet Asyraf Bin Chumino, the Property Officer who was inspired to take care of not just his family’s well-being but make an impact on the community by ensuring a safe, efficient and comfortable living environment for everyone.

Ben, the Built Environment Artist

Ever been impressed with the design and looks of a building in Singapore? Have you wondered about the creative minds behind such stunning architecture? Meet Benjamin Chong, the young Architecture and Sustainable Design Student, driven by his curiosity to help shape Singapore’s Built Environment.

Not all heroes wear capes

“Doctors at the surgery table save one life at a time. When Civil Engineers build a building, they save thousands of lives!” Meet Gavin, Rebecca and Irdina as they answer some of your burning questions about the Built Environment!

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