There is potential interest in the use of UrbanBEATS in China for sponge cities planning. We have had the opportunity to undertake a case study on the Asian continent. Below you’ll find more details.

(update 2021-04-02: individual case study pages are slowly being updated, for more info, about any case study, refer to the various publications)

Jiangxin Island, Nanjing, CHINA
Size: 15 km2
We tested UrbanBEATS on the Singapore-Nanjing Eco Island project to showcase the model’s capabilities in planning Blue Green Infrastructure for various stormwater management objectives. We also tested model transferability and a Chinese user interface using this case study. Read more…