Urumqi High-speed Railway Area Concept Plan & Urban Design



Location: Urumqi, China

Service: Concept Plan & Urban Design

Area: 47.05 square km

项目地点:中国 乌鲁木齐




The High-speed Railway Area is an integrated transport hub in Urumqi where various forms of traffic meets with hi-speed railway, intercity railway, transit system and intercity buses. The study area covers about 47.055 square kilometers.

With reference to successful international cases of transport hub developments. Halcrow conducts researches to identify the function orientation and development mode of the planning area with consideration on transportation, industrial and the life perspectives. Development strategies, railway-station-oriented land use strategy are proposed. Concept plan and urban design for core area and detailed design for key nodes are approached. The emphases of the design is on integrated transport system, landscape, underground space utilization, architectural style and facilities. The aim of the development is to create a transport-hub-oriented regional center where business, commercial, hotel, culture, tourism and residential components are integrated.

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