ShenzhenUrban Design of Qianhai Central District


Urban Design of Qianhai Central District

Qianhai will be a dynamic new city economic growth pole in the future. It is a dense, compact, mixed, sustainable and water-centric city. The design goal is to aim at the long-term health, convenience and cultural prosperity of citizens, follow and expand the theory and practice of urban sustainable development, and promote new sustainable lifestyles and concepts to create a high-energy, high-density sustainable Development blocks.


The design focuses on three main organizational frameworks: high-efficiency people-vehicle traffic system, flexible and diverse building volume control, and practical and effective urban open space system to provide necessary places for various public activities and street life. The urban design of the central area of Qianhai Central District proposes the design concept of District-MAX, which is the design goal of high connectivity, high mixing density, high quality of life and high sustainable development, and specifically achieves the above goals through four system-level operations , The plan forms a highly dense and ecologically sensitive urban area, with a landmark waterfront area, diverse architectural groups, cultural and entertainment functions, and a unique and interconnected public open space system.

Project information

Design year: 2010
Project location: Shenzhen, Guangdong
Design Team: Zhubo Design (Shenzhen) Co., Ltd. Z.Studio
Project progress: Under Construction
Building area: 26,000,000㎡
Land area: 14,920,000㎡
Cooperating unit: Field Operations Landscape Design Office

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