In order to improve the standard of living in the city of Dhaka, the government of Bangladesh conceived for the city of Jolshiri to have a CBD, which comprises of commercial facilities, modern residential buildings, educational and medical facilities covering about 500,000㎡ in area. The design uses a modern approach to solve the issues relating to ecology and energy-saving.
The design concept “water ripples” is influenced by the waterbody directly on the site. The Blue Ripple: symbolize the national charm of Bangladesh, which implies the bright future and infinite vitality for the nation. The 3 rings created by the water ripple will be allocated for public space (urban culture), commercial buildings (international business platform), and residential functions respectively. In between these function will hold an urban green for recreational and leisure purposes.
Project: CBD of Jolshiri Abashon
Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Floor Space: 1,500,000㎡
Design Time: 2018