Having services in Architecture, Building Services/MEP, Digital Design, Graphics, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Structural & Civil Engineering, Sustainable Design, Urban Design & Planning, The architectural firm and design studio SOM a.k.a Skidmore, Owings & Merrill have done so many design project and some of them are awarded with prestigious award from both local and international. Recently this architectural firm also won the international design competiton for the rapid development of satellite cities along Chinese high speed rail corridors, for their great proposal of Beijing Bohai Innovation City master plan.
Based on The proposal of SOM, The city expansion will host 17.6 million square meters of mixed-use development such as housing, education, shopping and work destinations. The new city will focus on developing the economic and lifestyle assets of the Beijing-Tianjin corridor. Not only focusing on the economic and lifestyle of the city, project chief designer Thomas Hussey of SOM’s Chicago urban planning studio also stated that the Beijing Bohai Innovation City establishes a new model of transit-oriented development at an unprecedented scale. Such a wonderful urban design and planning.
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