In 1990, the first International Eco-city Conference was hosted at University of California - Berkeley, the conference was focused on urban sustainability problems, over 700 participants submitted their proposals on how to best reform cities to work with environmental means. Since then, the world “Eco-city” is the ultimate goal of urban design.
In 2016, Chinese Government associated with Singapore Government to develop the project of Tianjin Eco-city, HJI was selected as the project management consultants assisting local government and World Bank to achieve economic, environmental, and social sustainability by taking an integrated approach to develop a new urban area from the outset in an environmentally sustainable manner.
The services HJI offered includes:
Ø Reduce carbon waste
Ø Produce energy through renewable resources
Ø Merge the city harmoniously with natural environment
Ø Obtain continued and sustainability economic growth
Ø Reduce poverty area
Ø Use higher population densities design
Ø Prepare detailed public transport network and incremental service delivery plan