Estate garden Dordrecht
12 February 2020

Estate garden Dordrecht

OTO presents proposal for Landgoed Gravenstein which contains a community garden combined with care and a tiny housing development. More info soon.

OTO selected to work on design challenge Logistic Landscapes
29 January 2020

OTO selected to work on design challenge Logistic Landscapes

What kind of new sustainable logistic landscapes can we imagine? And how will they perform? OTO will be working on this challenge and results will be presented at the Landscape Triennale this year. For this research by design we will team up with Buro Moon and C-A-S.

CAST

Landschapstriennale

 

 

OTO starts working on waterhouderij
16 December 2019

OTO starts working on waterhouderij

Can climate change be the inspiration for new typologies? OTO starts a feasability study to combine a waterhouderij and receational facility. We will investigate the potential of new combinations between land use and waterstorage above and underground.

Construction on Park Ter Walle has started!
7 October 2019

Construction on Park Ter Walle has started!

Park Ter Walle is now under construction! This 4.4 hectare park, designed by OTO, is a citypark near the centre of Menen (BE). This contemporary hybrid between nature, culture and sportspark offers all kinds of activities for the residents, while offering habitat to birds and insects. Park Ter Walle is expected to be realized halfway 2020.

Project

Architectenweb

 

 

Climate adaptive Damsterplein
19 September 2019

Climate adaptive Damsterplein

OTO is working on the transformation of Damsterplein. How can we transform this paved and underused urban heat island into a vibrant and climate adaptive space in the city of Groningen? This project is part of Let’s Gro, a yearly event in the city of Groningen about the (re)development of the city. Results expected in december 2019.

Let’s Gro

 

OTO selected for vacancy study
15 August 2019

OTO selected for vacancy study

What are the potentials of vacant farms in the landscape of Flanders?

OTO is selected, together with Ziegler Branderhorst, by ILVO and the province of Oost-Vlaanderen icw Atelier Vlaams Bouwmeester to work on this research by design project. Results will be presented next month.

More info here

 

No Man is an Island
2 July 2019

No Man is an Island

OTO developed a strategy for Hoorn80 together with Buro Moon, Metabolic and C-A-S.

This strategy called “No man is an Island” offers a new perspective for a sustainable industrial area using the energytransition as an incentive. A new collective network is proposed to exchange energy and resources between different companies, which at the same improves the overall spatial quality of this area.

 

No Man is an Island pdf

BNA Onderzoek

 

Sensing Streetscapes
12 June 2019

Sensing Streetscapes

OTO will participate in a research program of Hogeschool van Amsterdam, which is called Sensing Streetscapes: co-researching emerging technologies for enhancing urban design. The research focuses mainly on the design of urban streetscapes in high density environments with a focus on the human scale.

More info here