The Suzhou River is the mother river of Shanghai, with nine bends and eighteen bends along the coast, witnessing the city’s industrial development and historical change. Through ecological transformation and functional renewal, the “South 4 Block” located in Nantun, Jiading, will become the new bay of the Suzhou River.
Feature 1: Building a global park, opening up waterfront space, reshaping the ecological source of the Suzhou River;
Feature 2: Organic renewal of existing industrial relics, using a variety of transformation methods, combining old and new, vertical transformation, retaining contours, re-innovation and interpretation of the essence of old buildings.
Feature 3: Combine the rail transit site, focus on the science and technology function, and transform into the innovation hub of Dahongqiao Branch; at the same time, the new building inherits the texture of the old block and continues the historical memory of the region.
Feature 4: Combine parks and new and old buildings, complement various public service facilities, and cultivate the enjoyable vitality center in the Jianan area.