About Us

GC ARCHITECT (GCA) and formerly known as Teamconcept Architects was established in 1994. The firm aims to provide to the building industry with professional architectural services that is innovative, relevant, practiced through the depth of the firm’s personnel experience and the strength of a well coordinated TEAM effort.

The firm’s philosophy of TEAMWORK in providing comprehensive professional services from concept to occupancy and beyond is complimented by effective project management at every stage of work.

Fully supported by our network of resources, collaborators and friends that makes G.C. ARCHITECT a highly effective TEAM that provides optimized design solutions, continuity and smooth project implementation.

The firm’s approach to providing the best services required by the Clients lies in our effort to discover the unique character and requirements of each project early in our design process.

Our personnel, with specialized experience in the relevant type of projects, will take charge to lead the TEAM to derive at the most appropriate solutions according to the dictates of site, markets and corporate positioning requirements. 

This client/consultants TEAM collaboration in our methodological approach has resulted in many successful projects for our clients and affirms our acknowledged leadership in providing well rounded and integrated solutions for projects.

“The purpose of Design is to bring about a progressive transformation from the initial information to an eventual end physically useful and satisfactory product!”
– AR George Chong Ket Choi (1984)

THE PRINCIPLE

AR. George Chong

  • Caring
  • Fun
  • Leadership

Ar. George Chong is the sole proprietor of GC ARCHITECT (GCA) since 1994.He is also a former senior government architect for 10 years which is attached to Public Works Department and also Sabah Housing and Town Development Authority, his was mainly involved in the design and implementation of government buildings, large scale master planning, township development and mass residential projects in Sabah.

Masters of Business Administration (Distinction), University of Hull, United Kingdom

Bachelor of Architecture (Hons), Deakin University, Australia

  • Worked as an architect, technical advisor, administrator and project manager/co-coordinator to implement projects of various sizes in both the Public and Private sectors.
  • Specialises in large-scale government, corporate and institutional projects including joint-ventures and “design and build” proposals.
  • Successfully implemented 12 schools for the federal government as the Project Director of Prowatch Management Sdn Bhd.
  • Registered as “APAM” with Institute of Architect, Malaysia.
  • Registered as “AIPDM” with Institute Perekabentuk Dalaman Malaysia
  • Registered with Board of Architects (LAM), Malaysia. 
  • Registered as “RAIA Level 1” withAustralian Institude of Architects
  • Past National President of Habitat for Humanity Malaysia.
  • Charter National President of Happy Family Homes Malaysia.
  • Past President of Sabah Friendship League
  • Past President of Rotary Club of Kota Kinabalu South
  • Past Chairman of Joint Council of Graduates and Returnees of Sabah
  • Sabah State Government Scholarship
  • Bintang Kinabalu (BK)
  • Ahli Darjah Kinabalu (ADK)
  • Actively involved in various community based and social organizations in Sabah.
  • Avid golfer during his free time.

” Architectural Design is the Bridge between a Dream towards its Reality “
– AR George Chong Ket Choi (2019)

OUR SERVICES

  • Prime Consultancy
  • Architectural Consultancy
  • Conceptual Design
  • Construction Management
  • Interior Design
  • Planning Brief And Rezoning
  • Project Management Consultancy