NL Urban Solutions wins urban design competition in Xi’an, China
On March 22nd 2021, the results of the international urban design competition held by Jinghe New City (Xixian New District) for the Chongwen Pagoda Area were announced. After two rounds of fierce competition including 20 well-known design firms from across the world, the consortium of NL Urban Solutions B.V. and Beijing Tsinghua Tongheng Planning and Design Institute won the first prize. The jury appreciated their people-oriented approach and the attention to ecology and culture in their design proposal ‘Jinghe, Future Ridge’..
The goal for this 3.78 square kilometre new urban area is to find the local cultural identity while creating an ecological and innovative zone for Jinghe New City with high working and living standards. In the upcoming 1 to 3 years, Chongwen Pagoda area will become the central area for the construction of Jinghe New City.
The winning team is now working on the design depending stage for Chongwen Pagoda Area.
Illustration of aereal view Chongwen Pagoda area
Jury’s meeting to choose the winning proposal