Inside the Sincere Sea Star Aquarium: A Deep Dive into Aquatic Beauty

In the bustling metropolis of Chongqing, China, nestled within the Starlight 68 Mall envisioned by Aedas, a breathtaking aquatic marvel awaits global visitors. The “Sincere Sea Star Aquarium,” orchestrated by ICM Corp, stands as an emblem of innovation and wonder, captivating audiences with its sheer grandeur and profound connection to the marine world. In this case study, we delve into the intricate details of this awe-inspiring project, from its visionary design to its flawless execution, exemplifying ICM’s commitment to excellence in every aspect of aquatic engineering.

Designing a Spectacle

At the heart of the Chongqing Starlight 68 Mall, the Starry Ocean Aquarium commands attention with its colossal presence. Spanning a diameter of 13.6 meters and embracing a staggering 970,000 liters of saltwater, this cylindrical masterpiece stands as a testament to architectural ingenuity and aquatic innovation. Complemented by an array of five smaller tanks, accommodating 4,000 liters each for freshwater species, the aquarium offers a diverse and immersive experience for visitors of all ages.

Challenges and Solutions

The construction of the Sincere Sea Star Aquarium Project posed a myriad of challenges, particularly in the realm of on-site acrylic bonding. Precise execution was paramount to ensure structural integrity and visual clarity. ICM’s experienced team navigated these complexities with finesse, anticipating problems and providing proactive solutions to ensure a flawless result. The meticulous attention to detail and commitment to excellence left the client gushing about the execution, affirming ICM’s reputation for delivering unparalleled quality in every project.

Embracing Aquatic Wonder

Beyond its architectural splendor, the Starry Ocean Tank serves as a gateway to the mesmerizing world of marine life. From the graceful dance of exotic fish to the mesmerizing colors of coral reefs, visitors are invited to embark on a journey of discovery and fascination. The aquarium’s strategic location within the mall ensures maximum visibility and accessibility, attracting audiences from every corner of the globe. More than just a spectacle, it fosters a profound connection between humanity and the ocean, inspiring conservation efforts and igniting a sense of wonder for generations to come.


The Sincere Sea Star Aquarium stands as a beacon of innovation and inspiration, redefining the boundaries of aquatic engineering and architectural design. From its visionary conception to its flawless execution, having all LSS systems way below the level of the water tank at the basement of the mall, this project exemplifies ICM’s unwavering design excellence and dedication to pushing the boundaries of what’s possible. As visitors from around the world marvel at its beauty and wonder, the Starry Ocean Tank serves as a testament to the transformative power of imagination and the enduring allure of the ocean.