22 | 09 | 2020
Handan / 1st Prize
The third Hebei International Urban Planning and Design Competition DPA has been designated winner of the international competition for the design of the "Hangang District" in the city of Handan, China.
Famous for its historical and cultural heritage, the city of Handan is also a major center of Chinese industry, under the influence of the Hansteel steel group, which has deeply marked its territory. The important industrial site of Hansteel, originally located in a remote suburb, is now close to the center of Handan, and its redevelopment, the main theme of this competition, is now to be seen as a driving force for the city's urban development.