Developed by ICBC Credit Suisse Investment Management Co., Ltd., a Fortune Global 500 company, Wang Fu Cheng Shopping Center is Located in the middle section of Ba Yi Qi Lu and the intersection of three core commercial sectors Dongjie, Wanbao and Taijiang. The Project aims to smoothly connect the three major commercial areas and create a new landmark of Chating that can revive old glory of this place.
The project located in Ba Yi Qi Bei Lu, the busiest area of Fuzhou, Well-established communities and high-end commercial complexes around secure huge pedestrian flow and considerable room for appreciation. The project, once completed, will set a new industry benchmark in Fuzhou even Fujian Province.
The Project features six floors including four above grade and two below grade. The floors are vertically connected to allow for smooth circulation of shoppers between shops across the whole center. The design focuses on well-integrated interior and exterior commercial vibe and goes well with surrounding environment. The rooftop open-air street softens the edge, enhances the internal connectivity, mobility and transparency and encourages the cross-floor visual connection.The design references the site environment and incorporates quintessence of time-honored shipyard culture, Chating culture and Qilou (arcade) culture. With due respect to local lifestyle and custom, new architecture concept and vocabulary are employed to celebrate the local features and cultural legacy in space, color and material. The re-creation successfully communicates the local culture and features in an innovative way.
The architecture design incorporates the elements of traditional Qilou (arcade) and shipyard culture in Fujian, while the interior design tends to create a life scene to differentiate from the conventional shopping centers. Blending the modern with the traditional, the project creates a neighborhood living center through modern design approaches, closing distance between people and between people and commodity.