For more than ten years, Hamburgers have been watching a city take shape. In the mainly completed west, HafenCity is already a lively place; the center is under construction and preparations for the start of building in the eastern section are under way more
HafenCity is setting leading-edge standards for the future through sustainable urban development.
Intensive re-use of old docks and industrial areas is enlarging Hamburg City’s area by 40 percent
The new neighborhood enriches Hamburg with exciting, new urban spaces on the water and beside it. Squares, promenades and parks are no mere urban development tools but independent distinctive elements in the cityscape more
HafenCity is linked to a complex and efficient transport system. Particular challenges were the intensive user traffic and the district’s island situation; sustainable transport modes have priority more