We’re proud to have won the tender for updating and refining the existing urban design plan of Business Park Zwijnaarde in Ghent, Belgium. The existing ‘blue-print’ plan dates from 2007 and requires to be updated into a flexible, sustainable plan that maximizes turnover.
This is a challenging assignment with a wide variety of aspects in content as well as process. The Island Zwijnaarde is a unique location, because of its multimodal accessibility and its position next to the beautiful Tijarm River. Here a campus environment will be developed for knowledge based institutes and companies, while reinforcing the existing landscape. With these features the campus offers a unique environment, meeting the ambition of the University of Ghent and other institutes in Flanders.
- Oost Vlaanderen Province, Ghent Municipality, Waterwegen and Zeekanaal NV Merelbeke
- Gross floor area
- 30 ha
- Jacques Prins