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KCAP Wins Competition for Island Plan in Amsterdam

KCAP Wins Competition for Island Plan in Amsterdam
KCAP Wins Competition for Island Plan in Amsterdam, © KCAP
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KCAP Architects & Planners has won the competition for the design of “Punt de Sniep,” an urban planning project in Diemen, a city in the agglomeration of Amsterdam in the Netherlands.

Overall, the project will consist of 165 apartments, a marina, and commercial and gastronomy functions over a total of 16,000 square meters.

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The Punt de Sniep area is located in the center of Diemen surrounded by two canals to which all buildings will have a direct connection.

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In an effort to build a sense of community, the spaces between the buildings will be made into three public areas: Sniephof will feature a semi-public courtyard, Sniephaven will be a marina for recreation and a harbor for small boats, and Puntsniep—the tip of the peninsula—will become the area’s main square that connects via pedestrian bridge to the historic center of Diemen.

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Housing within the project is aimed at a target group of starters, empty nesters, and elderly people. Parking for these apartments will be integrated underneath the inner courtyard.

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Cite: Sabrina Santos. "KCAP Wins Competition for Island Plan in Amsterdam" 18 Jul 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/791025/kcap-wins-competition-for-island-plan-in-amsterdam/> ISSN 0719-8884
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