Ecology Water safety Public space

Masterplan for the reservoir and its surrounding landscape with a leisure and ecology program

The Blueway masterplan consists of multiple ongoing projects in Shenzhen, Guangdong Province which aim to renew the city's existing blue and green network to provide a more accessible, beautiful, vibrant and diverse public space to its citizens. The Guangming Reservoir is an artificial lake created to provide drinking water for the Shenzhen area. The main topic is how to guarantee its water safety and environmental quality, while fulfilling the need for further development.

The reservoir is enclosed by a mountainous environment, with a lot of potential for ecology and leisure. One of the strategies was re-establishing a natural connection between the mountains, res...

Location
  • Shenzhen, China Mainland
Client
  • Shenzhen Water Bureau
Year
  • 2020 - Ongoing
Status
  • Ongoing
Program
  • 13,3 km2 masterplan for the reservoir and its surrounding landscape with a leisure and ecology program
Disciplines
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Masterplan
  • Supervision
Collaborators
  • Landscape : HOPE landscape & architecture
  • Water management: PADDI Environment Consulting Nengshi Zheng, Jie chen
  • Ecology: Lüye Qingwei, Caiwei Gu, Faxiang Hu
  • Engineer: Beijing Engineering Corporation Ltd.
Awards
  • Competition 1st prize
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