NgoViet Architects & Planners (NVD Co. Ltd.) is a consulting and professional design firm, providing services in the fields of strategic planning, urban planning, architecture, landscape architecture, interior design, and engineering.

Specifically, main areas of activities include:
ARCHITECTURE DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT, especially in Mixed-Use Complex, High-Density Complex, Office, Residential, Educational, and Commercial Facilities.

URBAN DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT, especially Downtown and Urban Centers in Vietnam and Pacific Rim Countries.

STRATEGIC PLANNING and REAL ESTATE PROJECTS, especially Public & Private Partnership Projects.



TEACHING courses of urban planning, landscape architecture, and architecture

PRACTICAL RESEARCH (strategic planning, NGO, physical form of downtown and mixed-use centers: development and preservation, design and identity, use and perception, and issues of Vietnamese communities in the world).

COMMUNITY SERVICES (consultancy of strategic development, coordination of international & national cooperation programs, community development).


Doctor Ngo-Viet Nam-Son, President of Ngo-Viet Architects & Planners, has been an architect and planner with more than 25 years of professional experiences in planning and architecture developments in Pacific Rim Countries, including Asia (China, Japan, Philippines, Singapore,Malaysia, and Vietnam) and North America (The United States, Canada and Mexico).

He has encompassed his works with a vision of interdisciplinary cooperation and practical research bridging with practice, including working at international companies and with leading experts (Skidmore & Owings, Merrill, office of architect Ngo Viet Thu), teaching at leading universities (University of Washington, University of California, Hoa Sen University, University of Architecture, and other national universities), and providing strategic consultancy to local governments (Vietnam, Canada, and the United States). He has also engaged in planning, architectural and socio-cultural research projects and presented lectures at universities and conferences around the world.

He has been member of many professional and academic institutions, among them are American Institute of Architects, American Planning Association, Vietnam Association of Architects, and Vietnam Planning Association. He received a doctorate degree from University of Washington, and a master degree from University of California at Berkeley.

He has been living in Vietnam, in Canada, and in the United States. He communicates fluently in English, French, and Vietnamese.

TRAN THI KIM CHI, M. Arch, Dipl. Arch.

Ms. Tran Thi Kim Chi, Managing Director, has had about 20 years of professional experiences in planning and architecture in Vietnam. She previously hold leading management positions at Haskoning Co. Ltd. (Holland), Chuchawal de Weger Int. Ltd. (Thailand), and Thai Nam Investment Company (Vietnam).

She received a Master degree and a Diploma of Architect from University of Architecture in Ho Chi Minh City. She communicates fluently in English and Vietnamese.


Depending on the scope of work, size, and special requirements of projects, we have had joint-ventures or collaborating experiences with national & international firms and interdisciplinary experts to provide the best professional services:
Intra Pacifico Consult (Canada)
GKC Architects (Canada)
RR Architects (Canada)
FH Associates (Canada)
Haskoning (Holland)
Leigh & Orange (Hong Kong)
Architecture Bureau (Malaysia)
Chuchawal de Weger Int. Ltd. (Thailand)
Beta Design (USA)
EEK Architects (USA)
GMB Architects & Engineers (USA)
MooreUrban Design (USA)
SWA Landscape Architecture (USA)
CODESCO (Vietnam)
CPC Corporation (Vietnam)
NHC Engineers (Vietnam)
Nagecco (Vietnam)
SIUP (Vietnam)


Akwesasne Municipal Council (Canada)
Blainville City (Canada)
Broccolini (Canada)
Dollarama (Canada)
Montreal City (Canada)
Sport Experts (Canada)
CAE (Canada)
Rona (Canada)
Shanghai City(China)
Shuion Properties (China)
Prudential (England)
Mercedes (Germany)
Peregrine (Hong Kong)
World Bank (International)
Honda (Japan)
Kyoto City (Japan)
Nippon Yusen Kaisha (Japan)
National Bank of Kuwait (Kuwait)
Tran Invest (Singapore)
Ciba-Geigy (Swiss)
Bellevue City (USA)
Chrysler (USA)
JetBlue (USA)
Johnson & Johnson (USA)
Redmond City (USA)
Seattle City (USA)
Tukwila City (USA)
University of California(USA)
University of Washington (USA)
Da Nang City (Vietnam)
Hanoi City (Vietnam)
Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam)
Hue City (Vietnam)
Kien Giang Province (Vietnam)
Lavenue Investment (Vietnam)
Phu Quoc Island (Vietnam)
VCCI Can Tho (Vietnam)
Vidonland - Vien Dong Group (Vietnam)