hope of the nations school masterplan

hope of the nations school masterplan

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A new school masterplan for Hope of the Nations in Kigoma, Tanzania In 2013, two of the IDG team travelled to Kigoma in Tanzania and worked as part of an EMI (Engineering Ministries International) team of volunteers to develop a masterplan for a new school for the Hope of the Nations Ministry. Developed in 7 days the masterplan delivered classrooms, …

hunterford at oatlands

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Designed as an urban infill project, Landcom and St. Hilliers set out to create a development that would raise the benchmark of housing estate design. As the coordinating architect for this project integratedDESIGNgroup was responsible for the creation and implementation of the design guidelines. In addition, integratedDESIGNgroup was engaged by some of the builders to design and document a number of the …

koch agricultural campus

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integratedDESIGNgroup, in collaboration with Watoto and Engineering Ministries International, are engaged in the development of the Koch Agricultural & Technical College in Gulu, Uganda. The “village based” model of Watoto’s child care is explored in new ways and expressed as a developing typology.  Key principals of the approach : a functional hierarchy from the individual to the communal, development of building methods …

gulu masterplan

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integratedDESIGNgroup were invited by Watoto Church (Uganda) to partner with them in the service of the community of Gulu. In October of 2008, the company undertook preliminary investigations in Gulu, returning in 2009 to conduct planning workshops with key stakeholders, together with District and Municipal planning staff. The structural plan is a deliberate departure from the broad scale land-use zonings …

orange grammar school

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integratedDESIGNgroup developed a concept using the buildings to form the edge of the school community, providing the meeting spaces between and at the centre of the classroom clusters, defining the focus of the school community and providing a protective yet permeable interface with the community. The arrangement of buildings and open space cleverly traverse the undulating site and minimise the …

viewpoint estate

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integratedDESIGNgroup were invited to assist in the re-design of the masterplan and establishment of site specific design guidelines to facilitate approval through Bankstown Council. In-conjunction with Mike Scott of Treadstone and Bob Hamilton (former Mirvac Director) this boutique residential masterplan promotes community through the integration of communal space and its interaction with the built form. Deliberate choices about house type, …

orange uni village

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On the fringe of Orange and adjacent to the new technology park, this significant masterplan embraces a wide range of uses including student housing, aged care living, sports facilities, medium density housing and rural residential to develop a sense of community and a new self-sustaining village centre. integratedDESIGNgroup prepared the masterplan with Orange Council’s support.

east sydney school

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integratedDESIGNgroup began the masterplan process for the school during the initial stages of new building work in order to have a clear rationale for the placement of the building. Following on from the construction of the new buliding integratedDESIGNgroup was engaged to explore a more detailed masterplan for the whole site, to prompt and guide all future developments of the …

uniting care seniors living masterplan

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Prepared as a master plan for a mixed use ‘Seniors Living’ precinct, integratedDESIGNgroup participated in the design and preparation of material to be included in the precinct development strategy in conjunction with Annand Alcock Urban Design. Our work included providing yield analysis for feasibility studies and urban design priorities in making a coherent and strong new community. Considerations include provision …