International Competition for Overall Conceptual Planning and Architectural Design of Jinhua Wubaitan Cultural Vitality Island
Project name: International Competition for Overall Conceptual Planning and Architectural Design of Jinhua Wubaitan Cultural Vitality Island
Project location: Jinhua City, Zhejiang Province
Deadline for pre-qualification application: 17:00 on september 15, 2023
1.1 项目背景 Project Background
In July 2021, the Implementation Plan for Zhejiang’s High-Quality Development and Building of a Demonstration Zone for Common Prosperity (2021-2025) was officially released, requiring all cities to develop modern urban culture at full steam, focus on building a batch of iconic cultural facilities, and fully realize the goal of “five museums, one theater and one hall in the city”. In 2022, Jinhua City issued the Implementation Opinions on Accelerating the Construction of Cultural Center in Central and Western Zhejiang, proposing to complete the construction of major iconic public cultural facilities such as city library, city art museum and city concert hall by 2025. The layout of cultural facilities in Jinhua city proper should first conform to the overall structure of Jinhua's "cross framework of mountain, water and city", extending along Bayi Street and Shuanglong Street in a north-south direction, and along the Jinhua River in an east-west direction; second, according to the principle of "large agglomeration and small dispersion", municipal-level cultural facilities should be concentrated along key sections of the axis, while district-level facilities should be scattered along the river; third, it is necessary to delve into the connotation, highlight the characteristics, and focus on creating key urban areas of "two cores and four halls", especially Three Rivers and Six Banks core area as the core space for the layout of municipal cultural facilities.
1.2 项目区位 Project location
The Project is located in Wubaitan, an island in the center of the river where the Wuyi River, Yiwu River and Jinhua River meet. As Wubaitan is the intersection of the “Cross Ridge” of Jinhua City, the center of the city and the first display window to the outside world, as well as the essence of Three Rivers and Six Banks of Jinhua, its development will bear public service functions and create a classic Jinhua city business card that will be passed down.
Figure 1 - Satellite image of Wubaidan
1.3 项目定位 Project Positioning
As "Reception Hall of central Zhejiang, Cultural Vitality Island and Central Water Garden", Wubaitan boasts the one-of-a-kind location specificity; seated at the intersection of the "Cross Ridge" in Jinhua City, with a 360-degree display area around the river, it is a special landmark of the city; Wubaitan would return to its public attribute by constructing new cultural facilities and transforming existing buildings with cultural empowerment; with the objective of building a high-standard cultural center, the Project aims to promote the high integration of culture and art, leisure vitality, and ecological concepts, and create an exclusive "classic masterpiece" of Jinhua that will be passed down.
1.4 现状基本情况 Basic Profile of Current Situation
五百滩岛屿总用地面积约40公顷，东西长 1650米，南北平均宽度约275 米。纵贯南北的通济桥、双龙大桥把五百滩分为东、中、西三个部分，其中东部为黄宾虹公园，用地面积约2.2公顷；中部由五百滩公园和一栋总建筑面积21.45万㎡商业综合体组成，用地面积约25.5公顷；西部为空地，用地面积约12.4公顷。
The total site area of Wubaitan Island amounts to about 40 hectares, with an east-west length of 1,650 meters and an average north-south width of 275 meters. Tongji Bridge and Shuanglong Bridge running through the north and the south divide Wubaitan into three parts: east, middle, and west. Huang Binhong Park lies in the east, with a site area of about 2.2 hectares; Wubaitan Park and a commercial complex with a GFA of 214,500 square meters are situated in the middle, with a site area of approximately 25.5 hectares; and an open space sets on the west, with a site area of approximately 12.4 hectares.
Figure 2 Aerial photo of the current construction of Wujiantan
Figure 3 Location diagram of the Project
2.1 竞赛阶段 Competition stage:
The Project consists of three parts, namely the overall conceptual design and landscape design of Wubaitan and schematic design of two single buildings: the Jinhua Concert Hall and the Cultural Complex adaptation buildings (with functions of the Jinhua Art museum, Theme museum, etc.). Please refer to Design Brief of the Competition for specific requirements.
Figure 4 - Schematic diagram of the design scope of Wubaitan project
2.2 方案深化阶段 Scheme development stage
The selected agencies will deepen their schemes based on the opinions of the review jury and government authorities. The scheme depth needs to reach the preliminary design in all specialties, and provide the ground for next-step inventory preparation, construction bidding, and feasibility of project implementation. It included the optimization, development, modification, perfection, approval and design estimation preparation of the architectural program.
2.3 后期服务阶段 Subsequent service stage
The selected agency shall coordinate the Project as a whole, review construction drawings of other specialties, and be responsible for reviewing and confirming the main building materials, as well as the main outdoor and indoor materials of this project. The specific service content and service scope are subject to the subsequent official announcement.
Application agencies should be independent legal person enterprises or institutions legally registered at home and abroad with valid business licenses or business registration certificates. Those applied on its own or in a consortium must have Grade A qualification for domestic construction engineering design.
(2) 允许联合体报名，联合体成员（含牵头单位）数量不超过 3 家；联合体各方不得再单独以自己名义，或者与另外的单位组成联合体参加本次竞赛活动。
Consortiums with no more than three member units (including leading units）are allowed to apply; All consortium parties must not participate in the solicitation event in their own names separately or form a consortium with other units.
The solicitation event does not accept application of individuals and individual groups.
The person in charge of the unit is the same person or different units with shareholding or management relationship must not apply at the same time.
Achievement requirements: The application agency (including the consortium) shall have two of the following achievements in recent 10 years (from January 1,2013 till now):
● Experience in design of public cultural buildings (concert hall, theater, art museum or museum), prioritizing those with design experience of concert hall building;
● Experience in similar public building adaptation design.
The application period of this solicitation is from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Beijing time, the same below), 31/8/2023 to 15/9/2023.
(2) 报名机构应在报名截止时间前，将报名资料电子文件发送至指定邮箱competition@ehow.net.cn，同时将报名资料纸质文件（以及U盘2个）邮寄或送达至以下地址：浙江省金华市婺城区新东方双语学校北门敏学路255号新东方培训楼7楼， 联系人：于工 +86 18357999387。
Applicants should send the electronic version of their application materials to the designated email (email address) before the application deadline, and at the same time, mail or deliver the hard copies of their application materials (as well as two USB drives) to the following address: 7th floor, New Oriental Training Building, No. 255, North Gate Minxue Road, Wucheng District, Jinhua City, Zhejiang Province, contact person: Ms. Yu +86 18357999387.
For requirements on the submission of application materials, please refer to the International Competition for Overall Conceptual Planning and Architectural Design of Jinhua Wubaitan Cultural Vitality Island Competition Rules.
The application agencies need to log in to the website: http://hi07552w.mikecrm.com/2YAJ38tor scan the QR code before 17:00 on 15/9, 2023, log in and register the application information, and fill in the application information accurately (the content must be consistent with the submitted application documents).
☆ The submission deadline, if adjusted, is subject to the latest announcement. The application documents are subject to the hardcopy documents eventually received. Application documents received after the deadline will not be accepted.
This international competition adopts the method of "open application pre qualification". The international solicitation is divided into three phases: Stage I: Open application pre-qualification, Stage II: Concept scheme design and review stage, Stage III: Determination of the selected unit.
5.1 第一阶段-公开报名及资格预审 Stage Ⅰ – Open application pre-qualification
The Host sets up a selection review jury in accordance with the law. The pre-qualification review includes conformity review and shortlist review. The application agency that fails the conformity review cannot enter the shortlist review link. If the application documents do not meet the application requirements, the pre-qualification conformity review is not qualified. The selection review jury will conduct a comprehensive review on the shortlisted application documents, with the review contents covering industry reputation, design experience, project achievements, awards, teams to be involved in the Project, concept proposals etc. of the application units. The selection review jury will adopts the method of eliminating registered voting by round;, select six shortlisted application units from all qualified application units, at the same time, two alternative applicants were selected (sorted), Alternative applicants shall be replaced in order when the shortlisted applicants withdraw.
5.2 第二阶段-概念方案设计及评审阶段 Stage II – Concept scheme design and review stage
The Host will organize six shortlisted units to have on-site visit and answer questions. Shortlisted units should submit qualified deliverables according to the Design Brief. Each unit is only allowed to submit one design scheme. The scheme review jury will review the deliverables submitted at Stage II. The top two application units without ranking selected via open voting (round-by-round elimination) will enter "Stage III: Determination of the selected unit”.
5.3 第三阶段-确定中选单位 Stage III-Determination of the selected unit
On the basis of the Host’s and the competent government departments’ full respect of the review opinions of experts, in accordance with the business negotiation results and in combination with the cost, duration, technology and other factors, the Host will finally determine the selected unit according to the approval procedure.
6.1 优胜奖金 The Bonus
The first-place winner: A bonus of 2.6 million yuan; if its scheme is determined to be implemented, the unit will be awarded a design development contract with the bonus as part of the total contract amount. The scheme depth needs to reach the preliminary design in all specialties.
The second-place winner: A bonus of 1.5 million yuan.
The third- to sixth-place winner: A bonus of 1.2 million yuan respectively.
6.2 设计费 Design fee
After consulting opinions of relevant government authorities, the Host will determine the selected agency, which will be given a design development contract, with the contract content divided into two parts: the architectural design of the Jinhua Concert Hall and the architectural design of the Jinhua Cultural Complex adaptation. The upper control price for the design fee of the Jinhua Concert Hall is 25 million yuan. The upper control price for the design fee of the Cultural Complex adaptation is 30 million yuan. Shortlisted agencies make their own quotation according to their schemes within the upper control price.
☆ All time is subject to Beijing time. The Host reserve the right to adjust the agenda. In case of an agenda adjustment, the Host will notify shortlisted application units by e-mail.
Download link to the application form for acquisition of solicitation documents:
Request for Design Brief ：Applicants should send the application form for acquisition of solicitation documents to the designated email: email@example.com. The planning service agency will reply and send the Design Brief and related design materials within one working day after receiving and reviewing the application form.
Host: Management Committee of Jinhua Economic and Technological Development Zone
Jinhua Jinkai Urban Construction Investment Group Co., Ltd.
Zhejiang Wubaitan Comprehensive Development Co., Ltd
Competition Consultant: Shenzhen Ehow R&D Center
The solicitation announcement will be released on the following websites. Modifications and supplements to this announcement is subject to the contents made public on the following websites/WeChat official accounts:
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Contact person: Ms. Peng
Contact phone number: +86 13641432974 (Monday to Friday 9:00-18:00 Beijing time)
Contact person: Ms. Yu
Contact phone number: +86 18357999387 (Monday to Friday 9:00-18:00 Beijing time)