This pre-announcement is made to disclose in advance the matters relating to the International Competition for Schematic Design of No. 4 Building (tentative name) at Guiwan Park, Qianhai (the Competition), thus allowing the potential participants to well prepare for the Competition and eventually improving the quality of the competition submissions. Due to some uncertainties with matters disclosed herein, the Host will not guarantee full consistency between this pre-announcement and its final version. Any inconsistency shall be subject to the final official announcement.

Work Content

Adjacent to Guiwan Bay and Qianwan high-density business district, Guiwan Park extends like a ribbon from east to west. It neighbors Yueliangwan Avenue to the east, Binhai Park to the west, Binhai Avenue to the north, and Qianhai Avenue and Guiwan River South Street to the south.

This Project, No. 4 Building at Guiwan Park, is planned as a sports center. Rising on the south bank of the park, the sports center is flanked by a climbing wall on the north and Tinghai Guiwan River Bridge on the west. The surrounding landscape nodes mostly serve as multifunctional sports turf.

With a site area of 1,637㎡and a suggested GFA of 1,150㎡, the Project is planned to house functions of indoor sports field, shower/locker rooms, washrooms, etc. The building height is preferably no more than 15m.

Registration Requirements

The Competition adopts a combined approach of “invitation + open call”.

The open call sets no threshold in terms of qualification certificates. All local and international design firms (independent legal entities or other organizations that can independently bear civil liability) with relevant design experience are eligible for the registration. Registration in the form of design consortium is acceptable, and each consortium shall have no more than 2 members. None of the members of a consortium is allowed to sign up again in its own name or in the form of another consortium. Registration by individuals or teams of individuals will not be accepted.


The Competition will be divided into three stages, namely, the stage of invitation and open call, competition, and design optimization.

Stage 1: From January 2021 to February 2021

Stage 2: From February 2021 to March 2021

Stage 3: From April 2021 to May 2021

*The above timetable is a tentative schedule. The one released in the official announcement shall be taken as final.

The official announcement will be released soon and all local and international design teams are welcome to pre-register for the Competition. Interested parties may scan the QR code or visit https://jinshuju.net/f/as5jhG to fill out the pre-registration information. An email notice will be given once the official announcement is released.

The Authority of Qianhai Shenzhen-Hong Kong Modern Service Industry Cooperation Zone of Shenzhen Municipality (The Authority of Qianhai)

Host: The Authority of Qianhai Shenzhen-Hong Kong Modern Service Industry Cooperation Zone of Shenzhen Municipality (The Authority of Qianhai)

Co-organizer: Shenzhen Qianhai Development & Investment Holding Co., Ltd.

Service planners: Shenzhen Center for Design, Shenzhen Beiguo Culture Development Co., Ltd.

E-mail: scd-competition@szdesigncenter.org

Tel: 0755-83243435 Ms. Xu

(Available during 9:00-12:00 & 14:00-18:00 Beijing Time on weekdays)