Project

Cap the highway through Antwerp

This project engages an analysis of risks and obstacles, a clearing of these obstacles, a city-wide public participation process committing thousands of citizens and companies. It reached a milestone with the definition of masterplan and compass for the transformation and capping of the ringroad through Antwerp. Today, more than five design consortia are elaboratin the capping design over the Ring, curated by our office. The projects completes with a detailed investment prospectus for project worth 1.25 billion Euros of guaranteed public commitments.

Location
Antwerp, Belgium

Client
Flanders Region

Year
2016

Type
Design Development

Area
km2

Program
mixed, public, landscape, infrastructure

Team
Alexander D’Hooghe, Matthias Blondia, Sanne Peeters, Marcel Smets, Nitay Lehrer, Hendrik Bloem, Michiel Duré, Arnout Sabbe, Benoit Burquel, Rolf Van der Leeuw

Collaborators
ARUP, Common Ground, Antwerp (B), Deltares (NL)

Past team
Rolf Vanderleeuw, Benoit Burquel

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