Hamburg is turning its focus to the east and is inviting to join the debate on development perspectives. The economic potential of the industrial site Billbrook and Rothenburgsort is to be further strengthened to create modern and sustainable jobs.
New companies are to be attracted to commercial and industrial areas in Billbrook and Rothenburgsort by sharpening their profiles and enhancing urban qualities to remain magnets for modern industrial companies.
The IBA Hamburg GmbH and the HIW have been commissioned to develop an action plan to modernize and revitalize the area by the Ministry of Economy, Traffic, and Innovation (short BWVI) . A website has been launched to accompany the process and to stimulate dialogue.
Gentle lighting, a high proportion of green space and the use of regenerative energies in the development of industrial estates are the key factors for urban development. Contribution to the Senate's climate protection goals. The Neuland 23 project is planned as one of 19 climate model quarters in Hamburg. With cooling green roofs, an integrated rainwater and energy management system and photovoltaic systems, the 27-hectare site will become an energy- and climate-efficient Industrial estate developed.
Together with the ReGe Hamburg Hamburg Invest currently develops in the south of Hamburg the industrial site of Harburg-Neuland for logistics.
The future logistics park is to secure and create jobs as well as contribute to the strengthening of the economic power of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg. Conveniently located next to the federal motorway A1, the logistics park at Hamburg's southern gateway will be developed as a model project of climate protection.
The concept goes beyond mere compliance with the Energy Saving Ordinance. Instead, the sustainable construction of halls and facilities as well as the use of renewable energies and the careful handling of rainwater are intended to meet demanding environmental aspects.
Construction work is currently underway. The 780,000 m³ of sand required to raise the surface area has been introduced into the area. The main activity at present is the internal rearrangement of the sand to create the necessary subsidence of the subsoil.
Facts & Figures
Construction Time: 2016 – 2019
Area: 25 Hectares Location: north of Neuländer Straße/ A1exit 23 District: Harburg
Thousands of new jobs and apartments are planned:
Next to HafenCity Hamburg - the Leap across the Elbe river - (i.e. Elbe islands and Harburg's inner harbour, Elbmosaik and Fischbeker Heidbrook/ - former Röttiger barracks) and the center of Altona the urban areas in the eastern part of Hamburg are being focused by modern urban development.
The eleven hectares large site stretching from Billhorner Brückenstraße to the rapid rail station (S-Bahn) of Totheburgsort is reinventing itself as a place of urban production. Sustainable and efficient use of space in a new type of commercial buildings will allow creating 3.000 to 4.000.