KCAP shortlisted for the Moscow freight yard competition

KCAP shortlisted for the Moscow Rizhsky freight yard competition in a consortium with SVESMI. Goal of the project is the comprehensive redevelopment of the freight yard and creation of a ...

Integrated Waterfront Transformation, October 11th in Hamburg

We are looking forward to being on board of the Clipper Stad Amsterdam in Hamburg on October 11th with Space&Matter, Amsterdam Trade & Innovate and the Netherlands Business Support Office ...

KCAP + Felixx win competition to ‘Typhoon-proof’ Shenzhen's East Coast

KCAP + FELIXX have won the international competition for the redevelopment of the 130-kilometer coastline of Dapeng, a green peninsula in the bay between Hong Kong and Shenzhen. In September ...

Meet KCAP at Expo Real in Munich

Meet our delegates at Expo Real in Munich, Holland Metropool stand 230, hall A2! We are happy to welcoming you at the stand or arrange a meeting on the fairgrounds. Contact ...

Busan North Port Redevelopment

This summer, KCAP participated in the International Competition of Busan North Port Redevelopment Phase 2. Busan already proceeded with the 1st phase of redevelopment in the old North Port. This ...

The Grand Projet launched in Singapore

The Grand Projet was launched today in Singapore. The 600-pages-book is a collection of four years comparative research by the Future Cities Laboratory on the making and impact of urban ...

A livable future for Hamburg

  ‘Magistralen’ is this year’s theme of the International Bauforum 2019 Hamburg. Magistralen is the German word for arterial corridors. In this case the seven largest arterial corridors of the city. ...

From Border City to Open City

KCAP has presented an urban plan for the development of Futian. KCAP’s urban design vision proposes a strategy to turn Futian, Shenzhen’s City Centre into a vibrant urban city centre ...

Green light for The Twins in Overhoeks

The municipality of Amsterdam has approved the building permit for phase 3.2 of the new residential district Aan het Ij with KCAP’s The Twins being part of it. The Twins ...

Fan-shaped Cruquius

Fan-shaped Cruquius

18-07-2019

Underground parking spaces for 190 vehicles and a fan-shaped layout become visible at the Cruquius-wharf building site. KCAP has drawn up the urban development plan for this former industrial erea ...

Zuiderzicht Antwerp reaches highest point

Zuiderzicht Antwerp celebrates the reaching of the highest point. Zuiderzicht is a new addition to the skyline of Antwerp. As part of the development Antwerp Nieuw Zuid, the residential tower ...

Competing Masterplan Visions for MK:U Revealed

The team HawkinsBrown with KCAP, Grant Associates, BuroHappold Engineering and Sam Jacob Studio is one of the five finalist teams in the MK:U International Design Competition. Today, Milton Keynes Council (MKC), ...

Book Night Kees Christiaanse "Textbook"

On June 27, Kees Christiaanse will speak about his "Textbook", published with nai010 Publishers last year. The Textbook covers 30 years of his thinking about cities. It is a collection ...

Design Piekstraat tower approved

The aesthetic building commission (Commissie Welstand en Monumenten Rotterdam) has given green light for the design of the residential tower on the tip of Piekstraat.  Piekstraat is a unique location. Old ...

Aeschbachquartier Aarau in Switzerland completed

  The new neighbourhood “Aeschbachquartier” in Aarau, a town with 22.000 inhabitants between Zurich and Bern, has been completed. KCAP Architects&Planners designed the masterplan of the neighbourhood and realized several buildings, ...

Climate Resilient Cities: The Dutch Approach

As urban planner, KCAP is facing the challenges of ecology and constantly strives to develop futureproof and resilient cities for future generations. With our broad multidisciplinary approach to complex design ...

Circular work locations of the future

Climate change and depletion of materials necessitate a transition to a circular economy. And how do we take into account other developments that have an impact on working in the ...

Start construction Cruquiuswerf Amsterdam

Construction of Cruquiuswerf Amsterdam has started and was officially celebrated on Friday, April 12th. The former industrial area of Cruquiuswerf is being transformed into a vivid neighborhood voor living and ...

Aeschbachquartier Aarau officially opened

The Aeschbachquartier in Aarau, planned by KCAP Architects&Planners and Studio Vulkan Landschaftsarchitekten, was officially opened on April 4 by real estate developer Mobimo. Events for the public will take place ...

Urban plan Humanities Campus Leiden released for public consultation

The urban plan and the ‘image quality plan’ of KCAP for the Humanities Campus of the Faculty of Humanities in Leiden was released last week by the Municipal Executive Board ...

Start construction Kade Noord Zutphen

Yesterday, the official start construction ceremony for Kade Noord in Zutphen was celebrated. Within the urban plan of KCAP for Noorderhaven Zutphen, Kade Noord provides for high-quality homes and apartments ...

Exciting next step in KCAP’s NEO masterplan: the King Baudouin Stadium will be renovated

The existing national stadium is next to the Atomium the center piece of the area of NEO Brussels, the urban transformation project of KCAP.  Renovation of the stadium is a radical ...

Book launch 'Potato Plan Collection'

We are pleased to announce the UK Book Launch of The Potato Plan Collection – 40 Cities through the Lens of Patrick Abercrombie. With an introduction by Kees Christiaanse, Peter ...

KCAP designs urban vision HS Kwartier The Hague

Many cities face the challenge to provide for more housing in inner-city areas. So does the city of The Hague, where in the coming years the former industrial and port ...

Cooperation agreement Incheon Inner Harbour Regeneration

On Tuesday, March 5th, the Incheon Metropolitan Government, South Korea and KCAP have signed a cooperation agreement. Based on the recent commission of KCAP for the Conceptual plan of lncheon Inner ...

KCAP transforms Stationspostgebouw in HS Kwartier The Hague

Built in 1949 originally for PTT Post, the nowadays logistic e-commerce company PostNL will return to the ‘Stationspostgebouw' in The Hague and use it as its headquarters. With the return ...

Happy Chinese New Year 2019!

KCAP wishes everyone a Happy Chinese New Year 2019!  

Building permit for The Student Hotel Delft

The building permit for The Student Hotel Delft is approved and the site preparations are starting. The construction of the hotel on this central location on the foresquare of Delft ...

KCAP + CAUPD win Longgang Riverfront Competition Shenzhen, China

KCAP and  local partner CAUPD have won the Longgang Riverfront Competition in Shenzhen, China. The joint proposal for the 80 ha riverfront area was awarded first prize unanimously by the ...

KCAP masterplan for Renens Parc du Simplon under construction

10 years after winning the competition (MEP) for 'Parc du Simplon' in Renens, the first buildings are standing and the construction of the appartements and offices is progressing quickly. The ...

Legal plans approved for KCAP masterplan „Riverside“ Zuchwil

With the present legal validation, the planning phase is completed and Swiss Prime Site will soon launch the first stage of construction. Starting in 2015, KCAP designed the masterplan for ...

Results architecture competitions for KCAP urban space concept "HGZZ"

Within the Urban Space Concept by KCAP and Studio Vulkan for the “University District Zurich Centre” (Hochschulgebiet Zürich Zentrum, HGZZ), every single building is developed in a separate architectural competition. ...

KCAP wishes Happy New Year 2019

KCAP wishes you a prosperous and happy New Year! We thank you for your trust and cooperation and are looking forward to new encounters and collaborations in 2019! Enjoy our new ...