Marina South Singapore Competition

We need technologies which will make vast inert urban surfaces ecologically more active.

This design proposition for the large landfill site fronting Singapore central business district applied this principle on a conceptual basis and on a grand scale. Here, urban infrastructure is contained within a green superstructure set above the ground in the form of a grid.

Like an extended rooftop or street plan lifted up into the sky, this grid is a hi-tech productive hydroponic, aeroponic and recreational landscape, which also assists in shading and cooling the exceptionally dense cityscape below

Location: Singapore

Project Team: Terragram Pty Ltd
Client: Creative Design & Technologies

Year: 1988