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Project • By ipv DelftBridges

Zwolle public transport bridge

tender processThe build of this public transport bridge across the railway tracks at Zwolle central station was part of a larger project that involved the relocation of Zwolle’s bus station. We were asked by building contractor BAM to design the bridge that would connect the newly built bus station with the existing network. Out of the four submitted designs, ours was chosen to actually be built. preventing torsionThe curvy alignment of the bridge was more or less dictated by the existing buildings and infrastructure. The main span across the tracks is a massive 80 meter. For this, we used a tubular steel beam. All other parts of the bridge structure are made out of concrete, the central beam, bridge deck and intermediate supports. B... More

Project • By Abscis ArchitectenUniversities

KUL Campus Bruges

The perpetuation of the cooperation between KU Leuven (Catholic University of Louvain) and VIVES college university has become a fact with the realisation of the KU Leuven Campus in Bruges. The building hosts the Faculty of Industrial and Engineering Sciences and Technology and the Faculty of Kinesiology and Rehabilitation Sciences and is located in a very prominent place on the Ter Groene Poorte site. As a result, it functions as the actual entrance for whomever approaches the site from the station. The building is the beginning of a public esplanade that combines the various new developments on campus.The building consists of two superimposed, closed volumes, separated by a transparent ‘public layer’. The plinth contains laboratory cluste... More

Project • By Team V ArchitectureMasterplans

Zuidasdok

CollaborationArchitectural and landscape design by ZuidPlus Architects, a collaboration between Team V Architectuur, Zwarts Jansma Architecten and Bosch SlabbersClientZuidPlus; a combination of Fluor, Heijmans and HOCHTIEF ProgrammeThe widening and partial underground installation of the A10 South motorway in Amsterdam and the expansion and modernization of the Amsterdam Zuid station.Zuidasdok is a project of Rijkswaterstaat, ProRail and the municipality of Amsterdam. It will improve the accessibility of the Amsterdam Zuidas district and the northern part of the Randstad, both by public transport and by road. This will partly be achieved by expanding Amsterdam Zuid Station. The station will become a compact and high-quality public transport... More