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NUDA is a non-profit organisation which aims to gather qualified urban designers from the Nordic countries as members for the purpose of stronger promoting urban design as a necessity within city planning.

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David Lock Associates
21. January 2009
Redevelopment of Adastral Park for BT Plc David Lock Associates are leading a multi disciplinary team preparing the master plan and outline planning application for the redevelopment of a 350ha site for BT. The site is BTs major European R&D establishment and is a major economic driver for the region. DLAs brief is to rationalise the existing facilities present on site making more intensive use of the site while allowing for new building opportunities to be explored.
In addition, the master plan will develop a large area of the site which at present is used for quarrying and farmland. The resulting master plan creates a revitalised employment cluster with 2000 new homes to create a sustainable settlement. The development will be accompanied by significant community infrastructure including a new school, local centre and other facilities, including expansion of the existing university presence on site and a new hotel and conferencing suite.

The evolution of the master plan has paid careful regard to the sites location and topography. There will be a community park at the centre of the new development created from the existing quarry. Key urban design principles underpin the proposals in terms of:

  • The design approach; a compact residential development conjoined with an established and revitalised major employment area.
  • A series of elegant and well proportioned boulevards and avenues that interlink the  development with a network of connected streets incorporating a flexible utilities network.
  • Reclamation of the existing quarry and transforming it into a major new community park that is  a setting and a focus for the new development.
  • An electricity and heat energy strategy focused on efficiency and renewable energy that  optimises the juxtaposition of homes and jobs allowing for sophisticated energy transfer and flexible energy generation over time to be incorporated in to the development.

Adastral Park is both a regeneration and redevelopment opportunity the master plan regenerates the existing employment area and redevelops the surrounding land to create a truly sustainable mixed use development. Adastral Park has an excellent track record as a major employer and a history of innovation.  The redevelopment of Adastral Park will further reinforce its importance in the region and ensure the sustainable provision of new homes in the area as an exemplar sustainable community.
 

Company profile
David Lock Associates
50 North Thirteenth Street
Central Milton Keynes
MK9 3BP
 
T. 01908 666276  F. 01908 605747
e-mail: email@davidlock.com
 
Visit our web site at: www.davidlock.com
 

Client Details
BT PLC
Full details on website as follows: http://www.adastralvision.com/index.html

Project duration
Outline planning application submitted to local authority. Indicative Development Programme between 2011-2025


Country
England.