Xin Hua Pudong Waterfront Development Winning Proposal / Inbo + NITA

  • 22 Feb 2013
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Huangpu River Banks Development just selected Inbo and NITA‘s proposal as the winning design for the master plan for the sustainable large scale Xin Hua Pudong waterfront development in the very heart of . Located on the Huangpu River, their low-cardon, 45ha development entails a marina and a green riverside park with a mixed urban program as the green fingers of the park penetrate and interact with the surrounding urban area. More images and architects’ description after the break.

Courtesy of Inbo + NITA

Located right across the Bund and in the international business district of Pudong, the area is known for its landmark broadcast tower. The integrated design generates unique conditions for exclusive residential and office buildings, shopping malls and leisure. By instilling some of the existing buildings with cultural functions, the development reflects the emerging re-appreciation and re-use of cultural historical heritage throughout China. 

Courtesy of Inbo + NITA

Shanghai Huangpu River Banks Development Investment Construction works on an integrated development along the Huangpu riverfront. It aims to transform its former industrial land-use into a vibrant mixed urban area. The entire Huangpu redevelopment area covers over 22 square kilometers and succeeded the Expo 2010 as one of Shanghai’s main focuses in urban development. 

Cite: Furuto, Alison. "Xin Hua Pudong Waterfront Development Winning Proposal / Inbo + NITA" 22 Feb 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed 22 May 2015. <>