Master´s Thesis 2020 Urban Challenges

Yunfan Zhang

Contextual Analysis

Ringön is an industrial area near Gothenburg, located on the northern riverbank of the Göta Älv on Hisingen. Göta Älv. After 1960, the maritime industry became decreasing, and many of them moved to Arendal. Nowadays, there are vast areas that became available for the city’s development and planning.

Ringön is filled with vivid life and activity by people working, passing, and interested here. They have managed to create a sense of community and be open-minded about different companies that may coexist in Ringön. This area is an asset for the whole of Gothenburg that should be protected and strengthened.