Kees Christiaanse appointed TUM Distinguished Affiliated Professor

The Technical University of Munich (TUM) has announced the appointment of Kees Christiaanse as Distinguished Affiliated Professor. The honorary title acknowledges the outstanding achievements of the architect and urban planner ...

Oassis, the new sustainable quarter in Crissier is now ready to live in

The new Oassis quarter in Crissier is completed. KCAP designed and built two residential buildings as part of a larger ensemble of six residential buildings with 550 apartments and an ...

Ligovsky City St. Petersburg receives Architecton Award

Ligovsky City St. Petersburg has received a Gold diploma in the category 'residential' of the Russian Architecton Award! KCAP + Orange Architects are working in a consortium with A.Len from ...

Eurasian Award for East Dike Shenzhen

Earlier this month, we received the gold certificate of the Eurasian Award for East Dike Shenzhen, our shared project with Felixx Landscape architects and planners.For eighteen kilometers of coastline, KCAP+Felixx ...

The Student Hotel Delft opens its doors

The Student Hotel Delft in the Nieuw Delft area development has opened its doors. KCAP has worked together with The Student Hotel, Municipality of Delft, BAM Bouw en Techniek – ...

KCAP is working on a masterplan for ZIL, Moscow

KCAP has been announced as the master planner for the development of ZIL-South, the largest brownfield area in Moscow, the ZIL car factory's former site. The old automobile plant's location, ...

Open Fields City, winning proposal for Bucheon Daejang New Town

Open Fields City, winning proposal for Bucheon Daejang New Town KCAP, in a team with DA GROUP Urban Design & Architecture Co. Ltd., won the international competition for one of the ...

Guangming Reservoir Blueway Masterplan selected as winning proposal

KCAP has won the competition organized by the Shenzhen Water Bureau regarding a new masterplan for the Guangming Reservoir, the largest drinking water storage of Shenzhen for the years to ...

KCAP and CITYFÖRSTER design new cultural building and district for Bratislava, Slovakia

KCAP and CITYFÖRSTER design a new cultural district for Bratislava, Slovakia. Trnavské mýto will house a state-of-the-art concert and congress venue and the area will be transformed into a modern ...

KCAP+Orange Architects design Ligovsky City St. Petersburg

KCAP and Orange Architects are working in a consortium with A.Len Architectural Bureau in St. Petersburg, Russia, to transform a former railway yard on Ligovsky Prospekt into a new residential ...

Masterplan PHVision for IBA Heidelberg becomes reality

On Heidelberg's largest transformation area, the 100-hectare Patrick-Henry-Village (PHV), the municipality, together with the International Building Exhibition (IBA) Heidelberg and partners, is developing a model for the knowledge city of ...

Spatial Development Framework for former naval airfield Valkenburg

KCAP designed the spatial development framework for the former naval airfield Valkenburg in the municipality of Katwijk. The spatial framework responds to the urbanization challenge in finding a suitable area ...

Werkplaats Overvecht: joining forces is moving forward

Joining forces is moving forward. Springco Urban Analytics, Fakton Consultancy, KCAP Architects&Planners and Dietz communicatie have collaborated in the recent months for and with ‘Werkplaats Overvecht’ and local stakeholders (residents ...

Intention agreement housing location Valkenburg

Today, the municipality of Katwijk and BPD, Bouwfonds Property Development, have signed the letter of intent for the feasibility study for the development of a large number of sustainable and ...

East Dike Shenzhen’s demonstration zone by KCAP+FELIXX open to public

Last week, the demonstration zone of East Dike Shenzhen was officially opened by Mr. Huang Min, vice mayor of Shenzhen, accompanied by Mr. Zhang Liwei, head of the Water Bureau ...

Maritime Campus Antwerp (MCA) start of works

For the first time in years there is activity on the former BP site situated in the south of the city of Antwerp along the river Scheldt. The demolition and ...

East Dike Shenzhen starts to gain international recognition!

East Dike Shenzhen is shortlisted for the World Landscape Architecture Awards 2020, nominated as laureate in the Eurasian Prize 2019-2020, currently exhibited in Roca Gallery London’s exhibition 'Sea Change: Flood ...

KCAP ranks a top 5 as Urban Designer

We are honoured to be awarded a top 5 position in the urban design discipline of this years 'Competitionline Ranking 2019/2020'. The ranking is the only architects' ranking in German-speaking countries ...

East Dike Shenzhen's demonstration zone heading towards completion

The first 500m demonstration zone Yangmeikeng of East Dike Shenzhen is almost realized. It forms the base for the six strategic realization projects along the 18 km of coastal reinforcement ...

Stadtbauwelt: Golden City St. Petersburg

Three large urban development projects are changing the silhouette of St. Petersburg at the Gulf of Finland. Golden City by KCAP + Orange Architects is one of them and ‘promises ...

KCAP Home Office

KCAP Home Office

25-03-2020

When the Covid-19 outbreak kicked in, a team of four colleagues of KCAP Zurich was in the middle of preparing a tender for Industry 4.0 Estates in Singapore. As international ...

Interview about working from home on Architectenweb/Archello

KCAP works from home. Like many other companies, our colleagues in Rotterdam, Zurich, Shanghai and Singapore have successively switched to home office modus. In an interview with Architectenweb, Jeroen Dirckx, ...

Highest point The Student Hotel Delft reached

With a height of 34,5 meters the highest point of The Student Hotel Delft has been reached. The Student Hotel is located centrally in the Nieuw Delft area development and ...

KCAP COVID-19 measures

To contain the spread of the coronavirus, KCAP is taking heightened measures in our offices in Rotterdam, Zurich and Shanghai. We have prepared our organisation to work from home and will do ...

Transformation of 2Amsterdam progressing rapidly

The redevelopment of 2Amsterdam is progressing rapidly and we are looking forward to the opening of the hotel tower, planned for the beginning of December. The design transforms two monofunctional towers ...

'Skytalk' Kees Christiaanse in Lufthansa Magazin

In an interview for Lufthansa magazine, Kees talks about the pros and cons of daily life in the megacities of tomorrow. Contemporary urbanization is challenging due to its enormous impact ...

Meet team KCAP at MIPIM 2020

KCAP is pleased to meet you at the annual real estate fair MIPIM in Cannes. During March 10th until 13th, our delegation will be present at Holland Metropole, pavilion C.19E. Please ...

KCAP promotes talents

With exciting new projects in the design stage and under construction, KCAP is enjoying a growing portfolio and a strategic development of our office structure. To accommodate this growth, we ...

KCAP at exhibition 'Sea Change: Flood Resilient Architecture for the 21st Century', London

The overwhelming challenge of our time is to build cities that protect the earth’s resources and habitats through sustainable and climate adaptive planning. KCAP takes on this challenge and has ...

Happy Chinese New Year 2020!

We wish you all a happy Chinese New Year 2020! May this year of the rat bring you luck and good fortune.  

Construction sea defence wall East Dike Shenzhen

The construction of our East Dike project in Shenzhen is progressing rapidly. In order to ensure protection against storm surges in the near future, hard work has been done on ...

Preserving and restoring China’s Southern Mountain region

KCAP, in collaboration with Ramboll Studio Dreiseitl, designed an ecological masterplan for Jinan's Southern Mountain area in norther China. Its purpose is to restore and protect the mountainous geological structure ...

Rising: The Student Hotel Delft

The Student Hotel in Delft is well on its way, just a few more floors to go while the prefab façade elements are already being mounted. Exciting project on a ...

450 new homes in Kanalbyen Fredericia to come

The new residential neighborhood by Arkitema Architects within KCAP’s masterplan of Kanalbyen (formerly FredericiaC), is approved. It comprises of 450 homes with a total size of around 38.000 m2, developed ...

We wish you a splendid 2020!

Our work is fundamentally collaborative and shaped by many hands. The success of a project relies as much on the engagement with others, as it does on our design. We ...