Rendering of Huangpu Research Institute of Guangzhou University.
The China-Singapore Guangzhou Knowledge City (CSGKC) in Huangpu district has recently ushered in new progress in the construction of scientific research institutions.
Buildings A, B, and F in Area A of the Huangpu Research Institute of Guangzhou University, a key project in Guangzhou, have been capped, and secondary structure construction is now underway. The underground structure construction of Area B has been completed, and building work on the main structure is now underway.
The total planned construction area is about 390,000 square meters, based on a total investment of 3.85 billion yuan ($3,850 million).
The project is scheduled to be completed by the end of 2023 and will be built into a park that meets the teaching, scientific research, living, as well as communication needs of 800 teachers and research personnel as well as 5,000 students.
CSGKC has also introduced high-level institutions such as the University of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Xidian University, and Guangdong University of Foreign Studies.
The University of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, UCASS Huangpu Institute for Advanced Study is located at the heart of CSGKC, with a total construction area of 12,300 sqm and a total investment of 28 million yuan. At present, all the main construction work has been completed.
Based on the needs of the Belt and Road Initiative and construction of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, the institute focuses on the advantages offered by the University of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences and is building an open and international platform that integrates scientific research, new think tanks, talent training, social services, cultural inheritance, as well as industrial incubation.
The Guangzhou Research Institute of Xidian University is a new R&D center in Guangdong. It spans 336,000 sqm and has a total investment of 3.42 billion yuan.
To date, the student dormitory and teachers' apartments have been capped, the main structure of the administrative office building and teaching laboratory is being built, and construction of the basement of the scientific research laboratory is being carried out. The whole project is due to be completed by the end of 2023.
The Guangzhou Research Institute of Xidian University focuses on fields such as integrated circuits, artificial intelligence, and big data, with schools and enterprises carrying out joint research in these areas.
The Huangpu Research Institute Project of Guangdong University of Foreign Studies is a key construction project in the province. Construction work began on Aug 28.
The project has a planned land area of 150 mu (10 hectares), a total construction area of about 390,000 sqm, and a total investment of 3.85 billion yuan. Fencing work is currently underway and delivery is scheduled for September 2024.
CSGKC is making every effort to build a highland of innovation in science and education, promoting the further integration and development of production, education, and research. It is emerging as a gathering place to cultivate high-tech talents, while also serving the scientific and technological research and development needs of universities and higher education resources.
It is expected that more universities and talents will settle in Huangpu district.
The University of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, UCASS Huangpu Institute for Advanced Study.
Rendering of the Guangzhou Research Institute of Xidian University.