Speedboat – New Central Park for Łódź
New Central Park for Lodz that covers approximately 25.5 ha and includes apartment buildings. Functional program is divided into 6 different design categories organised under and above a green carpet shaped in the form of landscape with a hill. Formula 1, Roller coaster, Combustion plant, Central Park, Flats and offices and High-speed train are the names given to describe different design layers that overlapped vertically built on self-sufficient coherent structure.
Considering Lodz as a city in front of the process of urban and social transformations, we focused on a new target group – a young generation that in seven years could be the future users of this area. Taking into account trends in current lifestyles we arrange buildings of modern flats and offices surrounded by green area connected with an idea of ecofriendly amusement park in the city center. The new combustion plant for Lodz .balances the energy flow. throughout all the designed functions. At the same time this industrial building is formed in the shape of multiuse hill that underlines all the ecological values of the project.