… growth :
the floating settlement would give new meaning to the waterfront area of the city of Tallinn and would provide the possibility of unlimited extension without further use of land. No footprints on the ground.
the floating city mat be physically rearranged by changing the location of the different units according to new needs, or new requirements, or new urban urgencies that may occur in the future. An adaptable layout.
… opportunity :
its geographical location, the city of Tallinn could find resources for this project within the great number of aged and disused vessels which belonged to former Soviet Navy. New life for old guys.
the recover and reconversion for urban purposes of vessels of all kinds (ferries, freightships, battleships, etc.) is a positive strategy from the environmental point of view, as it is based on the recycling of exhausted manufacts for a new set of functionalities. A new kind of ecology.