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CHONGWEN PAGODA: “Jinghe, Future Ridge”

On March 22nd 2021, the results of the international urban design competition held by Jing River 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 environment in their design proposal ‘Jing River, Future Ridge’.

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NL Urban Solutions included in Archicomm magazine

NL Urban Solutions was included in a column ARCHICOMM MAGAZINE 01-2021 (p 44-45). They addressed the importance of integrating water challenges and climate adaptation with urban development. The Netherlands is a country of water, ideal to apply “sponge city” measures to store, filter and regulate water levels throughout different climate conditions. This has also additional values for ecology, health, and wellbeing of a city/ region/country.

The current decentralized model of spatial planning does not allow for regional level integrated approaches, which are necessary to deal with the housing and climate adaptation challenge simultaneously and effectively.

Click on the following link to read the complete column.

https://www.archicomm.nl/magazines/nr-01-2021/

NL URBAN SOLUTIONS IS MENTIONED IN FINANCIEEL DAGBLAD

EN:

NL URBAN SOLUTIONS is mentioned in Financieel Dagblad special edition Analyse Safe & Sustainable cities among “3 most interesting water projects” on page 6. We design sustainable water robust cities in China. The focus of this edition is on water management, smart and safe cities.

 

You can download the E-paper (Dutch only) on the link below:

 

NL:

Op 27 januari is de FD-special, de Analyse Veilige & Duurzame steden uitgekomen met focus op watermanagement, smart cities en veiligheid. NL Urban Solutions ontwerpt waterveilige en duurzame steden in China. Daarover staat een artikel op blz.6 onder rubriek “3 meest interessante waterprojecten”.

 

Hierbij is de link naar de E-paper:

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NL URBAN SOLUTIONS WINS TWO BLUEWAY, RIVER UPGRADING PROJECTS IN SHENZHEN

In Shenzhen, the ambitious Blueway program aims to recover 1000 kilometres of existing rivers, riverfronts, and lakes by 2025. With scenic rivers and lake shorelines as basis, Shenzhen wants to achieve a vision that urban life and industry exists in harmony with safety, ecology, and environmental quality.

In May 2020, the consortium NL Urban Solutions, Lingnan Landscape Design Group and China Design Group (hydrology) was shortlisted in one time as the only bidding consortium for three international Blueway competitions in Shenzhen: Xinqiao river, Shiyan river and Songang river.

Only one month later NL Urban Solutions and the consortium was with their creative and realistic concept design proposal the winner in two Blueway projects: Xinqiao river and Shiyan river.

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NL URBAN SOLUTIONS WINS PRESTIGIOUS INTERNATIONAL DESIGN COMPETITION

Chishi River China
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Ambitious landscape architects from The Netherlands impress with FUTURE vision on the city of Shenshan

With their nature based approach ‘DiverCity’ NL Urban Solutions – located in Rijswijk, the Netherlands, has won the design competition for the Chishi river, the ecological backbone for a new city for 1,5 million people in Shenshan. They won the competition in a consortium with Power China Huadong Engineering Corporation Limited, Lingnan Design Group Co. and Plus 8 Consulting Limited. In the top three were two other Dutch design offices; KCAP and MLA + consortium team.

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Publication FD

publication water mangement FD

 

We are very proud that we were approached to participate in a publication of the Financieel Dagblad with the subject ‘The Future of Society’. The special is called Analyse Watermanagement.

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NL Urban Solutions invited to join Shenzhen Design Week

announcement shenzhen design week

 

During Shenzhen Design Week 2020, special attention is given to the legacy of the Dutch water management, and to the specific situation in China.

NL Urban Solutions is honored to show our design projects virtually in the Guest country exhibition.

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Second prize for landscape and public space design of Academician Valley

 

NL Urban Solutions (NLUS), in cooperation with GVL (Guangzhou), won second prize for the concept landscape design of the new city: Academician Valley. They were selected, together with three other American and Chinese companies, from 26 applications worldwide. The city, with planned area of 21.7 km2 and a population of a half million people will become the center area and ‘economic engine’ of Jinghe New City, Xi’an, Shaan Xi Province, China.

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