Chengdu Seeks Planning, Design Schemes for Local Characteristic Towns (Blocks), Linpans Worldwide

Authors: Go Chengdu

2020-03-19

Chengdu is making great efforts to build itself into a beautiful and livable park city.
On December 27, 2019, Chengdu launched a global solicitation of planning and design proposals for its characteristic towns (cultural blocks) and Linpans (a unique kind of rural residential settlement in the Chengdu Plain which encompasses farmhouses, farmlands and a surrounding natural environment, as well as incorporates agricultural production, rural life and landscapes). The organizer of the three-year campaign will unveil the first award-winning schemes for 6 towns and 16 Linpans in June this year, which are among the first batch of those under protection and to be renovated.
Chengdu global Solicitation
On March 17, the city convened a conference online, briefing the public and designers on the first projects and addressing their questions and concerns. The first batch of design proposals is expected to be selected and released in June this year.
Chengdu global Solicitation
As an important part of Chengdu's effort to build itself into a beautiful and livable park city, 100 characteristic towns (cultural blocks) and 1000 Linpans in the city will be renovated and revitalized based on planning and design schemes to be collected globally. Both experts and the public are invited to involve in the campaign closely associated with the local people's livelihood and well-being.
To date, 58 individual applicants and 90 design teams from China, the US, the UK, France, the Netherlands, Sweden, Spain, Italy, Australia and other countries or regions have submitted their prequalification documents.
On January 21, the organizer invited 5 well-known domestic experts in planning and architecture, reviewed and evaluated the qualifications of the entrants, and selected 9 planning and design institutions at home and abroad, including Michael Sorkin Studio, LLC and Beijing Institute of Architecture Design, and 3 individual applicants, as the members of the planning and design team for the first projects.
Chengdu global Solicitation

Chengdu Teens Make a Splash at Int’l Robotic Competition

Young students from Chengdu won global recognition at 2019 Zone[01] Open Robotics Challenge.

Jan 06, 2020

The Story of the Black & White “Living Fossil”

The globally famous giant panda, China’s national treasure, has a cute look with a chubby body, black and white fur and dark circles around its eyes, making itself the most loved animal in the world.

Jan 02, 2020

City Seeks Conceptual Design for Int’l Convention Island in Chengdu Tianfu Olympic Sports Park Globally

The Chengdu Tianfu Olympic Sports City Investment Development Co., Ltd. announced recently to solicit conceptual design for the International Convention Island worldwide.

Jan 02, 2020

Chengdu Hi-tech Zone, DMCC Sign MoC to Boost Ties

The establishment of the partnership will provide a driving force for the global development of enterprises in the two parks.

Jan 10, 2020

Chengdu Strikes Deals with 7 Cross-border E-commerce Companies Online

On March 10, 7 cross-border e-commerce service providers inked cooperation agreements online with the Chengdu Global Cross-border E-commerce Service Resources Center.

Mar 11, 2020

Share to WeChat Close
Scan via WeChat!

About Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Link to Us | Contact Us

蜀ICP备14024942号-1 Go成都 www.gochengdu.cn