GEO provided the waterway analysis and design of a lake system that spans 2.08 km2 in the City of Hangzhou, Shaanxi Province. The total waterway construction budget is 6 billion RMB (1 billion dollars USD). The centerpiece of this waterway is Xing Yaun Lake currently being expanded and deepened. This lake will provide a diverse array of riparian and wetland habitats which will become an ecological anchor to local fauna. The lake also supports an array of recreational activities and a water based taxi service. Constructed is anticipated to be complete by 2018.