H + N + S Landscape Architects, in collaboration with Artgineering and ARA, recently won the open call competition for the design and implementation of the commuter parking Oostkamp bear Brugges in Belgium. The proposal "PARK'ING Oostkamp" proposes an innovative concept to make carpooling attractive. The particular landscape location and a sophisticated road system forms the technical basis for the proposal.
|Traffic Management Plan|
At the height of the slip roads along the E40 in Oostkamp, a new carpool parking will be arranged in the area north of the E40 along the Kapellestraat. West-Flanders dept. of Roads and Traffic estimates the demand on parking spaces to be 80 places and asked the designers to explore the inclusion of approximately 20 parking spaces for trucks.
|The site situated within one of the prominent landscape features of the area.|
|The plan represents a hybrid park / park + ride programme.|
|Detail cross section of the hard landscaping.|
|Section through the site.|