Development historic core, village of Hitzkirch
With Burkhalter Derungs we win the tender for the development of a future-oriented village center for Hitzkirch!
Atelier PDCn 4.0, Lausanne / Renens
Han van de Wetering takes part in the debate about future formes of the cantonal structure plan with ideas for a new swiss planning culture.
Museum District Berne
Together with Bogner Knoll we develop the urban design masterplan for the Kirchenfeld Museum District in Berne, one of the largest and most visited cultural hubs of Switzerland.
Atelier Plan Guide, city of Lausanne
Presentations by Han van de Wetering and Pierre Feddersen and debate about new planning instruments to insure a high quality urban infill on scale of a district.
Swiss Urban Design Award, second prize as well!
In addition to the Stadtlandpreis 2018, together with SKK we are also awarded for the project "Zukunft Landschaft" of the region AR, SG, Bodensee, Wil!
Office trip outskirts of Paris, 8-10.6
Forum Traffic and Urban Planning, Köniz
Presentation by Han van de Wetering and Ueli Weber about future main streets in cities and villages.
Spatial development strategy Münchwilen
We've won the tender for the development of a spatial strategy for the small community of Münchwilen!
Réqualification du centre, Le Mont-sur-Lausanne
Test study "Réqualification du centre, Mont-sur-Lausanne":we are one of the 3 chosen teams!
Public transport network strategy, urban region of Berne
With Infras and 3B we've won the tender to develop an integral strategy public transport and urban development!
Career forum city planning, HSR Rapperswil
Debat about the change of city planning profession, Han van de Wetering talks about new challenges (interaction urbanism - mobility, digitization, participation).
Regional development concept Wiesental GER
VDW wins the tender for the regional development concept Wiesental in Germany. Collaboration with Kontextplan.
Test study Kehrsatz-Mitte
With Hager and B&S we will elaborate an urban design project for the strategic development area Kehrsatz-Mitte.
City axes, Zurich
The treatment of inner city main streets is one of the most complex themes in urbanism. With the concept Urban Spaces 2040 the city of Zurich makes it a strategic issue of urban development. Within this project, Han van de Wetering is expert for the integral design of main streets.
Motorway A6 Bypass-East, Berne
With 3B architects, Weber Brönnimann and Vogt we are commissioned for the design and urban development concept for the new motorway bypass in the eastern urban region of Berne.
Ostermundigen, urban infill strategy
For the dynamic suburban community of Ostermundigen we will develop a qualitative urban infill strategy
Presentation of the spatial development concept for the small town of Sempach at 27.6.2017, start of the participation process.
Weyer West, Bern
VDW ist selected out of 12 concurrents to develop an urban development project for the transformation of the urban conversion site of Weyer-West.
VRP conference "20 jaar RSV", Brussels
Within the framework of the revision of the spatial structure plan Flanders (RSV) Han van de Wetering talks about the agglomeration programs and the potentials of integrated urban and traffic planning and takes part in the debate "Ruimte en Mobiliteit".
ZBV Program "Urban street space"
Han van de Wetering takes part in the debate "ground floos as challenge" and talks about ground floor space as planning instrument for a qualitative urban development.
Pôle urbain de Cornavin, Geneva
For the urban renovation of the central station and station district of Geneva VDW competed against 26 international concurrents and is one of the 7 selected teams!
Town center Gümligen
We are one of the 3 selected teams! With Hager and mrs we are commissioned to develop an urban project for the Lischenmoos transformation area near the Muri-Gümligen railway station.
Urbanism and mobility, trinational urban region of Basel (3Land)
VDW and Kontextplan (traffic planners) won the application and are commissioned for the development of a integrated and cross-border strategy.
Bern University of Applied Sciences, Burgdorf
Bachelor of Arts in Architecture: Han van de Wetering is guest lecturer urban design theory
University Western Switzerland, Yverdon-les-Bains
MAS mobility, urban space and slow traffic: Lecture by Han van de Wetering about history of urbanism, integral planning of mobility and urban development and the redesign of street space
Vision urban boulevard, Dietikon
The city council has approved the vision and guiding lines for a Transit Oriented Development along the Zürcherstrasse - Badenerstrasse (Limmattal light rail line).
Densification strategy, communal planning, Sempach
Together with Ecoptima we are mandated for the development of town planning model as part of a densification strategy!
Bern University of applied sciences, Burgdorf
Thesis Review architecture, specialisation urban development: Han van de Wetering is expert urbanism for the bachelor thesis projects.
Transit oriented development, St. Gallen
Office trip to Frankfurt!
Urban redevelopment Ebnat-West, Schaffhausen
VDW competed against 5 teams and, as one of two teams, is mandated for the development of an urban design concept for the conversion of the industrial and commercial area Ebnat-West in Schaffhausen.
De Architect, article "Zwitsers stationsplein, nederlandse stedenbouw"
As part of the dossier "Stations en Stationsgebieden" ("Stations and station districts"), the dutch architecture publisher De Architect devotes a large article about our competition success in Fribourg and our urban development approaches in the design of station areas in Switzerland.