Category: Netherlands

ASRE Seminar

On 6th October Gert and Bernardina gave seminar at the ASRE as part of the course “Real Estate Economy for the National Government” . The students are officials of the National Real Estate department and other national instances that deal

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NEW! @mensenwerk_city 

The ‘Mensenwerk’ manifest is under construction. But it is becoming more evident everyday, that what we have stated in the first phase of our research (voorstudie) is absolutely valid: The transition to a new economy has already begun, the first

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The Cruquius Development – Exchange with the City of Tampere

As part of our research-by-design project Mensenwerk, we are presenting a series of best practices in the field of urban development. The Cruquius area in the east of Amsterdam is one of them: a development that used a ‘spelregelkaart’ (a

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The First Phase of ‘MensenWerk’ is Complete!

  The central question of our ongoing research ‘MensenWerk – The Future of Urban Living, Planning for the Unknown’ is not about the exact programming of urban transformation areas in the future. It is rather: how to deal with the spatial

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Amsterdam Marineterrein, Principebesluit Approved by the B&W

In 2018, the Dutch ministry of Defense is leaving the Marineterrein (Navy Yard) in Amsterdam. This means that 13 hectares of land will be released in the heart of the city. The idea of the stakeholder team (the Dutch government, municipality

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