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 …

gulu library

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During the civil war in Uganda many of the families in the surrounding villages would bring their children to the safety of Gulu. The location where they would gather is to be the site of a new public library. In this way the site will continue its legacy in supporting the growth of the Ugandan nation. integratedDESIGNgroup invites you to …

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 …

kurrajong heights tourist centre

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integratedDESIGNgroup were engaged to design a landmark food processing plant and tourist facility in the picturesque Blue Mountains. The client’s desire was to provide a food processing facility and office headquarters allowing ease of operation, amenity for workers and staff, and promotion of the business product through a new tourist facility. Set on the grounds of an old nursery and on a large …

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 …