The Grand Wangjing Business District

Location: Beijing, China

Scope: Master planning

Size: Approximately 105 hectares

Description: A competition for a new urban development on the edge of Beijing, The Grand Wangjing Business District is envisioned to be a community where ecology and economics go hand in hand. Working closely with NBBJ, GCH assisted in the planning and conceptual landscape design of this area, with a special emphasis on the use of sustainable features such as green roofs, bio filter zones, multi modal transit, and energy generation systems. The overall plan incorporates retail, civic and residential elements all working together to create a vision of vitality, community and inspiration in harmony with nature.