In January and February Architecture Center Amsterdam organizes a lecture series on the large-scale area development in Amsterdam, in which they selected six projects. On Sunday 27 January, Reinald Top of ZJA Zwarts & Jansma Architects, and Jeroen van Schooten of Team V Architecture, will lecture about the Zuidasdok project; at present the largest infrastructure project in the Netherlands.
The Zuidasdok project is aimed at improving the accessibility of the Northern Randstad and the Amsterdam Zuidas. ZuidPlus Architects is responsible for the architectural design and landscape integration of the Zuidasdok project. ZuidPlus Architects consists of ZJA, Team V Architecture and Bosch Slabbers Landscape architects.
Amsterdam Zuid station is one of the fastest growing stations in the Netherlands. In the coming years, the number of travelers will continue to increase. Moreover, the A10 is one of the busiest motorways in the Netherlands. To improve the accessibility of Amsterdam, the Amsterdam Zuid station will be completely modernized and expanded. In addition, the A10 is being widened and partly brought underground.
The preparatory work for Zuidasdok started last year. This year the construction of the project will begin.