On 1st August 2016, the ‘Landscape Design Competition for Han riverfront, Da Nang city’ is officially launched. This is an International Competition decided by of which Da Nang People’s Committee is legal authority, Da Nang Department of Construction is ExecutiveAgency and the Vietnam National Institute of Architecture is the competition organizer. It is also under the auspices of Vietnam Association of Architects with proud. This competition seeks for best planning and landscape design ideas and solutions for the Han River in order to bring new vitality to the city and building up its core values of being in harmony with nature, environmentally friendly, good quality of life, economical and cultural vitality.
The expected design outcomes:
• To build an overall and sustainable vision for the Han River.
• To shape the riverside landscape to embody symbolic features and identity, contributing to the emerging brand of Da Nang City.
• To enhance the quality of urban space, to create a liveable environment for the city’s citizens and an attractive destination for tourists.
• To build up a lively and people-oriented social environment with abundant waterfront recreational opportunities.
• To protect the ecological environment of the Han River and to enhance climate change adaptation capability.
• Be a foundation for development management and the execution of detailed planning projects, investment projects along the Han River.
With the prestige leading members of the Jury and Professional Advisory Board, with remarkable awards (total amount at 75,000 USD), the organizers would like to welcome all local and international design consultants and firms with reputation and capacities inPlanning and Landscape design to participate. One remark of this competition is that in addition to the prizes awarded by the Jury, there is a Public selected prize (by voting).
All detail information of the competition is posted on official competition website: hanriver.viar.gov.vn
• 01 First Prize: 50,000 USD
• 01 Second Prize: 20,000 USD
• 01 Public Choice Award: 5,000 USD
Associate Prof. Dr. Pham Thuy Loan (for general matter) | +84 98 228 0418 I [email protected]
MS.Arch. Nguyen Hai Van Hien (for press and media) | +84 98 732 4980 I [email protected]
MS.Arch. Nguyen Thanh Tu (for competition registration) | +84 97 514 5041 I [email protected]
Download the information related to this competition here.
TitleCall for Entries: The “International Landscape Design Competition for Han River, Da Nang City”
TypeCompetition Announcement (Ideas)
OrganizersAuthority: Da Nang City People’s Committee; Executor: Department of Construction of Da Nang City; Organiser: Vietnam Institute of Architecture
Registration Deadline12/08/2016 17:00
Submission Deadline15/10/2016 17:00
VenueHan River, Da Nang City, Vietnam