The construction works at the BioGTS EcoCity construction site in Heilongjiang Province in Northern China have already started. A festive opening ceremony was held in honor of the beginning of the construction works on June 18, 2013. The construction work in the area, which will accommodate approximately 1 000 people, will be completed in 2014.

The district of about 150 residential buildings is a greenfield project, involving the use of energy efficient construction technology and state-of-the-art energy and environmental technology. BioGTS is in charge of the project’s urban, architectural and construction planning, including for example the plan for the production of local renewable energy and the environmentally friendly collection and treatment of waste and wastewaters.