Novum Design Award
Architectural Design Category
Zhuzhou Civic Center
Zhuzhou City, Hunan Province, China
Wu Gang, Chen Ling, Nelson Tam, Yu Fei, Zhou Tao, Li Yujie, Liu Qiong, Jiang Zhifeng, Cao Zhenghua, Liu Yide, Wang Wenhui, Cheng Lei
Zhuzhou Civic Center is a comprehensive citizen service center integrating “convenience service, entrepreneurship service and leisure service” as a whole. It is completely built with passive energy-saving technology and the largest single passive public building in the world at present.
The construction area covers 62334㎡, including 39976㎡office area and 7000㎡ commercial area, it is designed according to topographic elevation and designer creates a double-first floor in special. Six pleasant floating islands surrounding central activity square provide an outdoor communication place with the advantage of central park for makers. Due to the differences in internal functions and urban environment, the facade styles of it are slightly different.
The project uses the insulation of the ground, walls, doors and windows, fresh air system, and renewable energy such as solar energy and geothermal energy to achieve constant temperature, constant humidity, oxygen, cleanness and tranquility in the four seasons, instead of active heating and air conditioning. Green roof and sunshade reduce impact on future operating cost, the energy consumption of Civic Center is 1/6~1/10 of similar buildings.
DESIGN SCORE: /100
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