enCity presents Hai Phong Master Plan to the city leaders
09.2019: Hai Phong (Viet Nam) – On the 10th of September 2019, enCity, on behalf of an international consortium consisting of AECOM, enCity, GMAPS, and VIUP, successfully presented “Hai Phong Master Plan Revision 2035, vision to 2050” to the leaders of Haiphong, the third largest city in Vietnam. enCity is proud to be an effective matchmaker from the beginning of the project, in forming and coordinating this multi-disciplinary team of world-leading experts in the fields of strategic planning, spatial and landuse planning, port and maritime planning, urban design, environment, flood control, ecological preservation, transportation and infrastructure planning, among others.
After the presentation, enCity and the team had a chance to directly discuss with the city leaders on the highest levels about the vision and strategies of the Master Plan for the next decades toward and also beyond 2050. Recognizing the endless potential of urban, industrial and tourism development in the city, Hai Phong is envisioned to be a green, smart and globally-competitive port city. The international consortium has come up with a range of smart strategies in order to realize the vision and objectives set by Politburo’s Resolution no. 45 dated on 24th January 2019, one of which is Hai Phong shall become an international hub on par with advanced cities in Asia. The proposed strategies cover all the necessary sectors to realize such a vision: maritime economy, industrial hub, green and livable city, tourist destination, climate resilience, and infrastructure and logistics.