05 Reitdiep area Groningen Urbanism • Architecture Assigment: Client: Location: Design: Period: Urban development analysis Nijhuis Bouw Noord Groningen DAAD Architects 2017-2018 Location Commissioned by Nijhuis Bouw Noord, an urban study was carried out into the feasibility of future property developments at the Reitdiep zone in Groningen. Various models and urban development variants have been developed. A wide variety of housing typologies, green living and residential areas and connection with water are important starting points. Together with two height accents in the building block, a recognizable and dynamic ‘housing ensamble’ is created. ‘Living at the Reitdiep’ “Urban living on the green city edge of Groningen”.
“Marquant and robust living volumes together create a diverse residential area” Reitdiep Paddepoel “Road structure with sight lines and connections between the building blocks and the water” Green roof landscape & green shore