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He r n a n M o l in a Flow City/Valencia The project proposes to redevelop Valencia’s old harbor in Spain that represents the commitment of the city with a modern spirit, rich in options and aspirations. This project of renovation and master planning intends to recover the harbor in a sustainable manner. The project proposes: 1) to create a waterfront where none currently exists; 2) to integrate the port into the city; 3) to suitably separate the port and non-port uses; 4) to order traffic circulation along the seafront; 5) to resolve the area in which the dry river bed joins the sea; 6) to conserve and recover the heritage of the area; 7) to propose a suitable combination of public and private uses; and 8) to consider pre-existing uses for their integration into a sustainable environment. The project is complex in its nature and program, and represent the spirit of place – hybrid and eclectic – in the south of Spain. The creation of spaces follows patterns of movement of people, energy, mass, and information through the buildings and over 34 t e x a s a r c h i t e c t 1 1 / 1 2 2 0 0 9

Texas Architect Nov/Dec 2009: Industrial

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