Construction of Vechtdal Hospital in Hardenberg commenced

  1. Hospital
  2. social engagement
  3. meticulous and reliable
  4. empathy
  5. architecture

On Thursday 28 June, the first pile for the new Vechtdal Hospital went into the ground. Over the coming weeks, a total of 490 piles will be drilled for the foundation of the new medical centre. In addition to the start of the construction of the hospital, the development of the new health park was also confirmed. Henri Janssen, chairman of the Board of the Saxenburgh Group, and Peter Snijders, mayor of the Municipality of Hardenberg signed the development agreement. Read more

Construction C2C® office building PULSE BERLIN in full swing

  1. cost quotation
  2. William McDonough + Partners
  3. Cradle to Cradle
  4. architecture
  5. sustainability
  6. integral design

In Berlin Kreuzberg, on the corner of Stresemannstraße / Möckernstraße, the construction site for the PULSE BERLIN office building is in full operation. The foundations have been laid and work is currently being done on the floor of the underground parking garage. In collaboration with William McDonough + Partners, this will be the first office in Berlin whose design is inspired by the Cradle to Cradle® philosophy. 12,000 m² of lettable office space that can be fully flexibly arranged will be placed on the upper floors. The ground floor surrounding the atrium is available for restaurants and shops. In the basement there are 63 parking spaces with charging points for electric cars and there is a bicycle storage space for 122 bicycles. Read more

Balcony festival 2019: a preview at IAA Architecten

  1. Enschede
  2. social engagement

The Balcony Festival is a biennial festival that takes place in Enschede. During this festival, musicians play serenades and aubades from large, small, classic and modern balconies. From tango to pop songs and from opera arias to wind music. Of course with a delightful touch of theatre. The second edition will be held in 2019, but on Sunday 1 July 2018 a brief flavour will be given during a short Balcony Concertroute along five special buildings in the Stadsmaten. On the 'wave balcony' of Villa Menko, where IAA Architecten holds office, the Maschere by Ferenc Farkas will be performed by Sander Bakker (bassoon), Marina Geldof (oboe), Maarten van de Velde (clarinet) and Raoul Dumas (dancer/narrator). Read more

Replacing new construction Bartimiméus 't Sand in Doorn on schedule

  1. brick
  2. quality of life
  3. well-being
  4. healing environment
  5. Bartiméus

Bartiméus is a national expertise organisation that supports people with visual impairments to live their lives as they wish. Bartiméus also owns various locations where people can live, work and learn, such as 't Sand in Doorn. IAA Architecten has already built a lot here in recent years to replace outdated facilities. In phase three, four residential buildings will be built at De Brink this year for 64 residents with multiple disabilities. The KlaassenGroep will realise the new accommodations, each consisting of two groups of eight studios with a shared living room. The planned completion is in spring 2019. Read more

Construction De Steern at the Deldenerstraat in Hengelo has commenced

  1. residential construction
  2. meticulousness
  3. detailing
  4. Hengelo
  5. sustainability

Near the Health Park in Hengelo on the road to Delden, Droste Bouwgroep is building a special new development project called De Steern. Three small-scale apartment buildings, each with eight luxury owner-occupied apartments and private parking, are located in a beautifully landscaped green public space. On the roof there will be solar panels that generate electricity for the common areas. Read more

Architecture plaque for Het Zamen awarded at Provada 2018

  1. award
  2. Den Haag
  3. meticulous and reliable
  4. integral design
  5. residential care centre
  6. apartment block

Yesterday, at the Provada real estate fair, Henk Gersen received the architecture plaque for the Het Zamen project in The Hague. The plaque is a modern facade stone and shows the successful collaboration between architect, client and contractor. In this case these consisted of housing corporations Staedion, Stichting Eykenburg, Humanitas, Loostad real estate development, construction company Kroon & De Koning and IAA Architecten. Read more