Jianhu (Jian Lake) acts as a cultural landmark and witnesses the development of the times, transcending itself unremittingly.
Under the background of a new era, we would like to invite global planners, architects, and designers，hereby to submit your “transcending” proposals along the lakeshore, thus to create a revived, prosperous Jianhu that transcends time and space, transcends imagination, carries and reveals the super Yue culture, and goes beyond it!
1 | 竞赛命题 Competition Name
「超 · 越｜鉴湖新盛景」绍兴鉴湖概念规划与方案设计国际竞赛
「Beyond YUE｜Jianhu Revival」Shaoxing Jianhu Planning and Design Competition
2 | 项目区位 Project Location
The project is located in the middle of Keqiao District, Shaoxing City, Zhejiang Province, across both banks of Jianhu. It is an important part of Keqiao's urban area.
In the Master Urban Spatial Planning of Keqiao District During the 14th Five-Year Plan Period released in 2021, both sides of Jianhu are deemed as a dual-functional area characterized by "Middle City" and "South Garden".
Location of The Project Site in Yangtze River Dealt, China
Location of The Project Site in Keqiao District, Shaoxing City
3 | 项目背景 Project Background
Jianhu is the mother lake of Yue region. It is one of the oldest water conservancy projects in China, an important communication belt of the road of Tang poetry in eastern Zhejiang, as well as the source of Shaoxing rice wine.
Nowadays, Jianhu has its essence lie in Jianhu Tourist Resort. With profound history, it is also the core development section of Keqiao District, Shaoxing. How to make use of the existing space, respect the spirit of Jianhu, transform Jianhu into a city brand and symbol with various interfaces, and depict the common picture of "Jianhu Revival". It is a “transcending” issue, and also embodies the "wisdom of new city operation" in the era of ecological civilization and cultural confidence, providing us with an opportunity to create a new development mode of Chinese cultural landmarks in urban development in the new era.
4 | 竞赛内容 Competition Content
The competition includes two sections, which are conceptual planning and urban design.
1) 概念规划 Conceptual Planning
范围：位于鉴湖旅游度假区内，以鉴湖为核心，东西长12.6公里，总占地面积约35.4平方公里。涵盖黄酒小镇、酷玩小镇2个特色小镇，柯岩风景区、大香林 · 兜率天宫、乔波冰雪世界、东方山水乐园4个AAAA级景区，三佳村、湖塘村、宾舍村等传统村落，马臻纪念馆等重要旅游资源点，以及“鉴湖探源”“古酒新歌”“越梦幻岛”“诗路前沿”“跃动湖湾” “明玥柯岩”“海山竞秀”“艺绘金柯”“香林悟境”“未来水城”10大主题片区（详见《策划简本》）。
Scope: It is located in Jianhu Tourist Resort, adopts Jianhu as the core and is 12.6 kilometers long from east to west, with a site area of about 35.4 square kilometers. It covers two characteristic towns—Rice Wine Town and Cool Wow Town; 4 AAAA National Tourist Attractions—Keyan Scenic Area, Daxianglin · Tusita Scenic Area, Qiaobo Ice & Snow World and Oriental Neverland; traditional villages such as Sanjia Village, Hutang Village, Binshe Village, etc.; plenty of significant sightseeing spots like Mazhen Memorial Museum; as well as 10 areas—"Jianhu Origin Exploration", "Ancient Wine New Songs", "Yue Dream Island", "Poetry Frontier", "Dynamic Lake & Mountain", "Glorious Keyan", "Haishan Show", "Art Woven Keqiao", "Xianglin Realm", "Future Watercity" (please refer to the General Planning Brief Version).
Requirements: The planning shall respect the connotation of Jianhu, coordinate the relationship between landscape & city, cultural heritage & modern industry, tourism & citizen life, and build a Jianhu space with "Beyond YUE" ecological vitality, cultural tension and industrial power coupling. It is necessary to put forward an overall planning concept at the macro level, construct the spatial development mode, implement the overall space guidance, create a public open space, build a diversified transportation system and propose the overall implementation scheme.
Scope of Conceptual Planning
2) 方案设计 Urban Design
Scope: 5 core areas (compulsory) + 3 other areas (random draw), with a total area of 15.0 square kilometers. Core areas include "Jianhu Origin Exploration", "Ancient Wine New Songs", "Yue Dream Island", "Poetry Frontier", "Dynamic Lake & Mountain", covering a total area of 9.79 square kilometers. Other areas include "Glorious Keyan", "Haishan Show", and "Art Woven Keqiao". The shortlisted applicants shall select by random draw one of the three areas to design.
Requirements: Follow the positioning of each area, carry out urban design and shape the cultural space and features for each area. Specifically, it includes the refinement of the functional format of each area, design of spatial form, and improvement of public open spaces; At the same time, to manifest the characteristics of Jianhu, in combination with the needs of spatial layout and landscape shaping, a site should be selected to carry out the concept design of "The Jianhu Eye" as the gateway landmark building (please refer to the Technical Brief for work requirements).
Scope of Urban Design
Aerial View of 10 Areas
First Stage: Public registration, qualification review, and short-listing stage of proposals
Competition Launch Conference and Jianhu Site Survey
Competition concept proposal and prequalification submission end
Competition Concept Proposal and Prequalification Review Meeting (Shaoxing, Jianhu)
Determine 6 shortlists to enter the formal scheme stage
Announce 6 shortlist members
Shortlist members sign the Participation Confirmation Letter
Organizer provides detailed basic design information
The following schedule will be announced subject to the outbreak situation.
Second Stage: The submission of conceptual planning & urban design and competition review stage
The Formal Scheme Conference (Shaoxing, Jianhu)
Q&A on-site and conduct site surveys
Deliverables Submission Deadline (Electronic version)
Submit deliverables (hardcopy)
On-site lottery for presentation order (Shaoxing, Jianhu)
Final Outcomes Review Session (Shaoxing, Jianhu)
Award Ceremony and City Forum (Shaoxing, Jianhu)
Note: The above time is subject to Beijing time, the organizer reserves the right to adjust the schedule. As the epidemic posture may lead to adjustments in epidemic prevention policies, this adjustment is only tentative, please follow "One-tenth Moment" WeChat Official Account and the competition's official website to get the latest information.
Academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences
Academician of the French Academy of Architecture
Academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering
Chief Architect of CADI
Consultant Professor of CAUP, Tongji University
Former Deputy Secretary-General of Shanghai Municipal People's Government
Former Director of Shanghai Urban Planning and Land Resource Administration Bureau
Dean of TJUPDI
Professor of CAUP, Tongji University
Chair of Landscape Architecture
Civil Engineering & Ecology of SASAKI
Vice President of Development at the Landscape Architecture Foundation
Initiating Founder of IAM
Director of a+u (Architecture and Urbanism) Japan
最佳人气奖10名：为鼓励方案的多样性，对于未能入围第二阶段的参赛单位（设计机构、联合体、个人），采用大众投票方式进行评奖，得票高者获得最佳人气奖，将获得由主办方提供的人气提案证书及「超 · 越」奖品。
The total bonus pool is up to RMB 9.5 million (incl. GST), with 6 finalists including:
1 First Prize: award RMB 3,000,000 (incl. GST)
1 Second Prize: award RMB 2,000,000 (incl. GST)
1 Third Prize: award RMB 1,500,000 (incl. GST)
3 Finalist Award: each award RMB 1,000,000 (incl. GST)
The first prize winner will gain the priority to subsequent deepen the related planning and design of Jianhu.
10 Most Popular Award：In order to encourage diversity，A public vote will be conducted on the submitted works out of the 10 finalists. The highest 10 voted work will receive the Most Popular Award and a special 「Beyond · YUE」 prize as well as a certificate will be awarded by the organizer.
All contestants with relevant design experience (independent legal entity, consortium, individual) globally can register for the competition. One consortium shall consist of no more than 3 members, and each party of the consortium is not allowed to take part in the competition separately in its own name or by composing a consortium with other design institutions.
If you are interested in participating in this competition, please register at the official website:
Details of the competition can be downloaded after registration.
First Stage: Public registration, qualification review and short-listing stage of proposals
报名资料（含报名文件及概念提案）双面打印，装订成册，文本 A4 尺寸， 提交7份（须加盖公章，如为联合体，则联合体成员单位均须加盖公章或签字），文件统一密封包装在1个包装袋内，并在密封袋上注明“「超·越 | 鉴湖新盛景」绍兴鉴湖概念规划与方案设计国际竞赛”及参赛单位名称。密封袋的封口处须保持密封。
请于北京时间2022年2月18日下午16：00前寄达或送达至以下地址：浙江省绍兴市柯桥区鉴湖旅游度假区管委会，收件人：沈张军，电话: +86-13588582900（手机） +86- 0575 84318182 (座机)，邮编：312030，同时请将报名资料电子文档发送至以下邮箱：firstname.lastname@example.org
Participants should submit registration materials and conceptual design proposal as required. Conceptual Design Proposal shall include the understanding of Jianhu, core intentions and ideas of the design. The content should ideally be around 30 pages.
The application materials (including registration documents & conceptual design proposal) must be printed on both sides, bound into a volume of A4 size, and submitted in 7 copies (the official seal must be affixed; In case of a consortium, all members of the consortium must affix their official seals or signatures). The documents must be sealed and packaged in a single bag, and the sealing bag must be marked "「Beyond YUE | Jianhu Revival」Shaoxing Jianhu Planning and Design Competition" and name of the applicant.
The sealing bag must be kept sealed. The sealing bag must be mailed or delivered to the following address before 16:00 on February 18, 2022 (Beijing Time): Jianhu Tourist Resort Management Committee, Keqiao District, Shaoxing City, Zhejiang Province, Attn: SHEN Zhangjun, Tel.: +86-13588582900 (mobile) and +86-0575 84318182 (tel.), postcode: 312030. The electronic application materials must be sent to the following email address: email@example.com
We will refer to your final paper materials as formal application. Application after deadline will not be accepted.
The judging committee will conduct a comprehensive review of the registration documents and conceptual design proposals submitted by the participants, and select 6 participants to enter the second stage.
Second Stage: The submission of conceptual planning & urban design and competition review stage
The organizer will coordinate the 6 shortlist members to conduct on-site surveys, answer questions, and select project sites. The 6 members will submit final design documents in accordance with the requirements on the Technical Brief, and first, second and third prizes will be selected (For detailed deliverables, material submission instructions, assessment methods and procedures, please refer to Competition Rules and Regulations).
Organizer: People's Government of Keqiao District, Shaoxing City, Zhejiang Province
Contractor: Jianhu Tourist Resort Management Committee, Keqiao District, Shaoxing City, Zhejiang Province
Co-organizer: One-tenth Art Company
Click to fill in the information, once register successfully, download the complete information package of the competition.
1.「超 · 越 鉴湖新盛景」规则文件
Rules and Regulations
2.「超 · 越 鉴湖新盛景」技术任务书
Format of Application Document for Independent Legal Entity and Consortium
Format of Application Document for Individual
4.「超 · 越 鉴湖新盛景」总体策划简本
General Planning Brief Version
5. 基础信息包 （ 含工作基础图件及相关规划材料 ）
Basic Information Documents （Basic Project Drawings & Related Plannings）
6 shortlisted teams (not ranked)
Tekuma Frenchman Urban Design LLC塔科玛城市设计
Tongji Architectural Design (Group) Co., Ltd
Tekuma Frenchman Urban Design LLC
Shanghai TIANHUA Architecture Planning & Engineering Ltd.
Zhejiang Urban and Rural Planning Design Institute Co., Ltd
AECOM Environmental Planning and Design (Shanghai) Co. , Ltd.
DE-SO Asia Design Consultant Joint Stock Company
DDON Planning & Design Inc.
Olivier Greder Architecture
CCDI International Design Consultants (Shenzhen) Co. , Ltd.
Urbanplus (Shanghai) planning and Architectural Design Consulting Co. , Ltd.
2 alternative teams (ranked)
1. *MVRDV B.V.
Hangzhou Planning and Design Research Institute
Zhejiang Greentown Commercial Land Construction management Co., Ltd
China Academy of Urban Planning & Design
China Southwest Architectural Design and Research Institute Corp. Ltd
What is the pre-announcement?
The pre-announcement is the advance notice of the competition content before its official opening.
When will the competition officially start? How to follow the opening information of it?
The competition will officially start in early December 2021. At that time, the official announcement of the competition will be issued, the official website will be launched, and the official registration will be opened.
Please follow the 「One-tenth Moment」 WeChat Official Account for the competition opening information. Also, you can scan the code below for pre-registration to avoid missing the competition opening information.
What is pre-registration? What does it do? Does it conflict with the official registration?
The pre-registration is the preliminary information statistics of the competition committee on intended teams, which is convenient for follow-up contact when the competition is officially opened. When the competition is officially opened, we will notify the pre-registered teams via phone/email to prevent information from missing.
The pre-registration is only for statistical reference and will not conflict with the official registration. The information of the contestants will be subject to the official registration.
Are there any restrictions on the qualifications of domestic and foreign design firms?
The competition is open to all contestants with relevant design experience (independent legal entity, consortium, individual) globally. No special qualifications are required.
Can individuals and teams that are not registered as companies participate? Is there a limit on the number of team members?
Individuals and teams that are not registered as companies can participate, and both belong to the individual group.
There is no limit on the number of team members, but there will be a limit on the number of core designers registered during the formal registration stage.
What are the rules for the consortium?
One consortium shall consist of no more than 3 members, and each part of the consortium is not allowed to take part in the competition separately in its own name or by composing a consortium with other design institutions.
Do I need to charge registration fees for the competition?
There is no registration fee for the competition.
How can I get more content and materials for the competition?
When the competition officially opens in early December, the complete content and materials will be released on the official announcement and the official website.
Also, please follow the 「One-tenth Moment」 WeChat Official Account which will release relevant content of the competition successively. Interested design associations are welcome to carry out preparations in advance.
What are the differences between the design content of the two stages of the competition? Is there a subsidy for the first stage of participation?
In the first stage, the short-listing stage for public registration & qualification review and selection of proposals (from early December 2021 to mid-February 2022), contestants only need to provide creative proposals, and there are no subsidies;
In the second stage, the submission of conceptual planning & urban design and competition review (from early March 2022 to late April 2022), the 6 shortlisted contestants need to submit a complete conceptual planning and urban design, with at least RMB 1 million (incl. GST).
The specific requirements, agenda, and schedule of this competition are subject to the officially issued competition documents by One-tenth.
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In the future, A series of online & offline activities themed as 「Beyond YUE」 will come successively. Please stay tuned!
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