Koningin Julianaplein
The Hague, Netherlands

Firm: OMA
Contribution: Dr Cristian Suau, senior architect OMA
Clients: City of The Hague (competition) / Multi Vastgoed, Gouda / NS Vastgoed, Utrecht
Years: 2002, 2007
Status: 2002 competition (1st prize); design development
Type: Mixed-use, offices-retail-dwellings
Programme: 92,000m2: offices 44,00m2; housing 31,100m2; parking (underground) 12,600; bicycle parking 4,200m2 + retail on the plaza: 4,000m2
Budget: confidential
Building system: reinforce slab concrete, metal framework, glazing cladding, timber decking
Landscape: stone pavement
Place: Square in front of Central Station, The Hague, Netherlands

Partners in charge: Rem Koolhaas, Ellen van Loon, Floris Alkemade
Team of schematic design 2004-2008:
Rob de Maat, Kees van Casteren, Ralph van Mameren, Mariano Sagasta, Chantal Aquilina, Giannantonio Bongiorno, Joao Bravo Da Costa, Matthew Eagle, Henrike Elsner, Sabine Fuehrer, Katharina Gerlach, Miguel Huelga, Klaas Kresse, Ana Martins, David Eugin Moon, Daan Ooievaar, Ferdjan van der Pijl, Bart Schoonderbeek, Ziad Shehab, Cristian Suau, Laurent Troost, Boris Vapne, Tudor Vlasceanu, Claudia Wolsfeld

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