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Stadstuin | Double Dutch | Amersfoort

designers Double Dutch, Haver Droeze, SVP 21 hectares 750 dwellings client: Developer Heijmans location: Amersfoort From the authors: situated on a complex location in between highways and a high voltage network the specific conditions of the location demanded for a non-typical solution new concept was developed with housing without private gardens, but all situated in a common park instead of a garden each house has a roof terrace with a private outdoor space all housing blocks are build on a parking lot and excess soil form previous developments was used to create a sloping landscape around the blocks, thus hiding the parking lots out of sight the surrounding park was designed as a community space with playgrounds for children, flower gardens for elderly people and a spectacular canyon for water storage  
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Abode | Proctor & Matthews | Cambridge

  Architects: Proctor and Matthews Architects  Location: Great Kneighton, Cambridge,UK 306 units 24 ha From the authors: Built on the former Clay Farm site The design consists of a hierarchy of spaces and housing types to suit the transition from urban to rural edge. At the entrance to the scheme stand two apartment marker buildings set within a formal and structured court – a reference to the urban form of Cambridge colleges. The “Great Court” arrival zone is to overcome the challenge of addressing a large existing roundabout. Beyond this ‘Great Court’ is a series of mews terraces, supported by three storey saw-tooth houses.  Each house in the mews has a ground level rear garden space with a raised courtyard terrace at first floor. A series of parallel green connecting lanes run perpendicular to the terraces, creating pleasant shared spaces between the houses. The grid of streets and courtyards gives way to narrower streets and paths winding between the houses. These ‘landscape ribbons’ also provide a linear route through the development, connecting the formal landscape of the Great Court to the plantation and open countryside at the neighbourhood edge. At the rear of the site, black timbered dwellings (a reference to local agricultural typologies) establish […]
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BOSRIJK | karres+brands | Eindhoven

former defence site green oasis diversity of housing typologies primary structure is composed of the existing trees and open spaces karres+brands      
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Secteur Faubourg D’Arras | ANMA | Lille

Concédant: Lille Métropole Aménageur : SORELI Type de contrat*: Concession d’aménagement Durée*: 2008-2017Superficie totale*: 28 ha Programme : – Environ 865 logements*: 417 en phase 1 (construits) – 448 en phase 2 (en cours)Surface maximale commercialisable : 86 000 m² de SP – Logements : 74 730 m² SP – Activités : 4 370 m² SP – Equipements Publics : 6 900 m² SP – 30 lots commercialisablesEchéancier : – Lancement des études : 2005 – Concession d’aménagement : Janvier 2008 – Début des travaux d’aménagement : sept 2011 – Durée de l’opération : 9 ansPartenaires financiers*: – ANRU – Région Nord-Pas de Calais – Ville de Lille SOURCE : SORELI hidden parking spaces inside the block enhance the central area by creating a green corridor that also acts as a proximity and facilities in the neighborhood collective dwellings, located on the edge of the park individual and intermediate dwellings that develop on a narrow framework of islands public facilities inside the green corridor (sloping with green roofs) ANMA the project      
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Langerak | KCAP | Leidsche Rijn, Utrecht

From  density-new collective housing: 45 hectars 1600 dwellings build in 2 phases drainage ditches and structure pasture as a main existing structure with new built-up strips of land of garden-city typologies new elements – access road, archeological site and large school complex   about the project about the project  
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Eva Lanxmeer | Eble, E.V.A. Foundation | Culemborg

240 dwellings, 40.000 m 2 of offices and business units, an urban ecological farm (assuring biological food and contact with nature), an information centre, wellness centre, congress centre, bars, restaurants and a hotel the Lanxmeer concept was developed by a group of scientists having diverse backgrounds website of the project info about the project    
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Ginko | Agence de Villers | Bordeaux

Caracteristiques: 7 ha d’espaces publics comprenant 3 canaux, chaque canal étant franchi par une passerelle 2 600 logements / 20 000m² shon commerces et équipements Surface: 32 ha Durée des études: concours lauréat 2005 / mission complète espaces publics : 2006-2015 / mission coordination urbaine : 2006-2015 www.agencedevillers.com info about the project official website  
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Vauban | Kohlhoff & Kohlhoff | Freiburg

Developers: Multiple, mainly small building cooperatives Architect: Kohlhoff & Kohlhoff (masterplan) Construction Began: 1998 Year Completed: 2010 Population: 5,000 Total area: 41 ha Density: 122 persons / ha Net Housing Density: 95 / ha Housing Units: 2,000 Jobs On-site: 600 Distance from City Center: 3 km Parking Spaces/Residence: <0.5 Cars: 160 per 1,000 residents NMT Mode Share: 64% Transit Mode Share: 19% Households with Carsharing Membership: 39%  
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Borneo Sporenburg | West8 | Amsterdam

Average density: 100 dwellings per hectare (the 600 dwellings in the three large housing blocks bring up the average density) Number of dwellings: 2,500 for Borneo Sporenburg / 17,000 for the Eastern Docklands Client: City of Amsterdam Designer: masterplan by West 8; individual units by international and local architects Year: 1996-2000 project project description  
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Clause-Bois Badeau | germe&JAM | Bretigny-sur-orge

47 ha parc de 7 ha; 4 ha de jardins sont également prévus en prolongement du parc 2 400 logements dont 30 % de logements sociaux 60 logements par hectare 12  000 m² d’équipements publics 5 000 m² de commerces 16  000 m² de bureaux et de surfaces d’activités urban designer: germe&JAM architecture.territoires paysagiste pour les parcs et jardins: Latitude Nord project website
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Clementwijk | Sweco Belgium | Sint-Niklaas

700 dwellings – a mix of different dwelling types for different groups of residents a natural and adventurous district park of 4 ha Landscape Architecture: Sweco Belgium Client: City of Sint-Niklaas project on Landezine From the authors Residential area with an attractive public space that optimizes living quality of the neighbourhood and its surroundings and at the same time gives an identity and recognition. 
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Bottière-Chênaie | PRANLAS-DESCOURS | Nantes

5000 habitants Logements : 2400 Activités et services : 7 000 m² Commerces : 5 500 m² Equipements : 5 000 m² urban designer: Jean-Pierre PRANLAS-DESCOURS paysagiste: Atelier Bruel Delmar official website landscape design  
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Waterrijk Meerhoven | Juurlink [+] Geluk | Eindhoven

56 ha ca 1400 residential units client: city of Eindhoven 2006 link of the project link Juurlink [+] Geluk link AHH  link Noahh Architects link masterplan  
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