Jiangxin is an island in the Yangtze River next to Nanjing city centre measuring 12km by 2km. It has vineyards, redwood avenues, canals, ponds, and market gardens. It is renowned for the quality of its organic fish and vegetables. It is being transformed to become an icon for 21st century Nanjing consisting of low carbon knowledge intensive industry. The masterplan reinforces the character of an exceptional landscape to create a recreational, working and living environment for up to 200,000 people. The exceptional environment is kept intact and new development is focused on new infrastructure which includes a new metro station, bridge and tunnel links to both sides of the river.
Client Sino Singapore Eco High Tech Island Development Company with the City of Nanjing and Jiangsu Provincial Government 2011-2013
Consultants TFP with Arup Shanghai