URA announces Singapore Rail Corridor RFP winners

December 2, 2015,AEDT

The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) announced recently the Rail Corridor Request for Proposal (RFP) awards, and launched an exhibition of the awarded proposals where the public can give feedback. URA also announced the proposed conservation of the two steel truss bridges along the Rail Corridor, and acknowledged the community’s contributions | Read More

Sasaki Associates designs Shanghai’s largest park

August 12, 2015,AEDT

Zhangjiabang is the first of Shanghai’s eight planned “green wedges”, and will become the city’s largest public park.  A catalyst for ecological and urban renewal, the park creates an unprecedented amount of wetland and woodland habitat that redefines the natural environment in a city whose residents have increasingly fewer opportunities | Read More

Arun East Bank flood defence scheme in Littlehampton opens to the public

August 7, 2015,AEDT

Works to enhance the public realm along the new Arun East Bank flood defence scheme in Littlehampton, West Sussex, are now complete and open to the public. Independent design, environment and sustainability consultancy, LDA Design, was appointed as landscape architect to transform 2.5km of waterfront alongside the River Arun as | Read More

RHAA creates innovative inclusive playground

August 6, 2015,AEDT

The Magical Bridge Playground in Palo Alto, California is one of the nation’s most innovative inclusive playgrounds — allowing every child and every parent the opportunity to play. Children can move through the trees on an elevated walk and swing, sway, spin and slide, all on surfaces and equipment without | Read More

North Embarcadero waterfront park | San Diego, USA | Civitas

July 15, 2015,AEDT

San Diego’s new North Embarcadero waterfront park forms part of a revitalized gateway to the city’s downtown center and establishes an energized destination within a rapidly developing area of the city. The 1000-foot-long linear park adjacent to San Diego Bay is the first phase of a $200 million, 10-phase project | Read More

ADEPT & Mandaworks win Kolkajen-Ropsten design competition

May 19, 2015,AEDT

ADEPT & Mandaworksare now officially announced winners of the large urban development of Kolkajen-Ropsten in Stockholm’s Royal Seaport, Sweden. The Jury appointed the proposal, ’Royal Neighbour’ as the winner of the parallel assignment on basis of it’s high architectural and urban qualities. Since summer 2014, the team has worked closely with | Read More

#PlazaPlus | Sasaki’s new take on City Hall Plaza

May 14, 2015,AEDT

Taking a cue from the City’s creative, social-media-supported RFI, a group of designers from Sasaki, spanning graphic design, landscape architecture, urban design, planning, architecture, and programming specializations, launched a grassroots campaign that responds to the RFI on its same terms. They created the #PlazaPlus hashtag to spur further dialogue with | Read More

Littlehaven Promenade and Seawall | South Shields, UK | OOBE

March 3, 2015,AEDT

The Littlehaven promenade and seawall scheme has transformed a stretch of South Shields’ seafront in northeast England from a neglected length of coastline into a desirable visitor destination.  The project involved the demolition of a failing seawall, on-site reuse of excavated material in raising levels and landscaping of backing land | Read More

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