Castelnau II – urban experience of a forest landscape, Trier

Study: Overall urban design concept, multiple commissioning, 2015
Site: Trier, Germany
Surface: 45 ha
Client: EGP, Gesellschaft für urbane Projektentwicklung
Urban planning and landscape architecture: MDL
Urban design: hsa-heisburg strotz architects

The landscape architectural concept for the open spaces of Castelnau II is based on the maximum integration of forest-like vegetation structures in the process of transformation to an urban district. The open space in the form of development stages of a forest landscape shapes the appearance of the new district.