City to Showcase New Design for Universiade Flame Tower Square
The city bureau of public works will be unveiling the design for the Universiade flame tower square that is located on the shores of Shenzhen Bay. The bureau has already finished public consultations that were done for the initial design for the tower and has already made changes according to public opinion and suggestions.
In the new design the square, which includes the flame tower, will be connected with Shenzhen Bay Sports Center via an elevated footbridge. Several college students gave eight proposals to the bureau on the design and five of the proposals were given awarded approvals.
Shenzhen Beilinyuan Landscape and Architect Design Institute will incorporate the creative factors of the designs made by the students into the final design of the tower that will make the square a into a new landmark in Shenzhen.
The city decided to preserve the Universiade flame tower to serves as a reminder of the legacy and the contributions of its residents to the games.