Architect: Universal Creative
Builder: Universal Studios
Location: Osaka, Kansai, Japan
Construction Value: USD $500mil
Completion date: 15 July 2014
Project Control worked with Universal Studios Japan and Warner Bros' in 2013-2014 to build their new attraction The Wizarding World of Harry Potter".
Originally announced to open Dec 2014, we were able to bring the project 6 months earlier on 15 July 2014.
JK Rowling said in a statement, “The craft and attention to detail across The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Japan is incredible and I will take away the memory of Hogwarts castle reflected on the Black Lake in particular. I’m delighted that Harry fans in Japan and around Asia can experience a physical incarnation that is so close to what I imagined when writing the books.”
Owner: Shanghai Disney Resorts
Location: Shanghai, China
Construction Value: USD $4.2bil
Completion date: 16 June 2016
After the success of the Harry Potter Expansion Project (Japan), we were engaged by Shanghai Disney Resorts to re-baseline their Master Project Schedule.