New Songdo City Masterplan

Songdo, South Korea


Client: Faithful & Gould

Owner: Gale International

Architect: KPF

Project Value: $35 billion

Contract Duration: 2004-2005

Service Provided: Cost Management: Cost Estimating


Ellana provided cost estimating services during the master planning and conceptual stages of design for a 100 million-sf new city located on 1,500 acres of land along Incheon’s waterfront in South Korea. The master plan design by KPF Architects, included a 645,000sf conventional center; a mix of residential high-rise and mid-rise towers; commercial office buildings; a central park; extensive retail development, a golf course, private and public schools, hospitals, supported infrastructure and other various city structures.