In the course of the DEKRA internal training the inspectors and experts were trained for a whole day by Ralf Maier on the subject of road safety for skate and bike facilities.
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The sports and leisure park in Flensburg is nearing completion. For this facility a rescue access road had to be constructed. We planned this access road with elements for skating with our colleagues from Kessler und Krämer Landschaftsarchitekten. Photos by Kessler Krämer Concrete work by Florian Freese GaLaBau
The earthworks in the bowl area have been done and on the street area gravel has already been put in. The surrounding park is planned by Förder Landscape Architects and the execution of the new skate facility is done by Mind Work Ramps.
The highly frequented park in Bonn is located in the heart of Endenich and represents an important recreational area for the Endenich district. As part of the redesign of the open spaces, the park was visited with the entire office and the first ideas were already developed.
Parts of the pumptrack have already been asphalted and in parallel the preparations for concreting the skatepark are in progress. The execution is carried out by the company Mind Work Ramps.
The skatepark was officially opened on the 17th of Arpil in the context of a youth festival and ceremoniously handed over to the community of Syke. At the event there were food and beverage carts as well as a stage with concerts. Numerous children and young people as well as parents and adults from the surrounding area came to the opening.
The first workshop took place with active participation in the old city nursery. Approximately 50 participants shared their ideas and suggestions. The resulting preliminary designs will then be presented and discussed in another workshop date.
During the Easter vacations there were daily workshops for the kids in Kölnberg. On two days we were on site with our whole team, built up the skatepark and gave the kids skateboarding assistance on the board. Photography: ©Jeffrey Ladd | jeffreyladd.com Initiators Since 2009, skate-aid has been realizing social skatepark projects worldwide for disadvantaged children and young people in countries such as Uganda, Namibia, Palestine, Syria and Nepal. Nepal and thus promotes their self-determined development. This is the mission […]
At the closed down airport Tegel in Berlin we accompanied a skate workshop and could take some impressions. Due to the rainy weather on this day, the workshop was held in the adjacent hangar. The kids, mainly Ukrainian refugees, could gain their first experiences on the board or improve their skills. Photography: ©Jeffrey Ladd | jeffreyladd.com Initiators Since 2009, skate-aid has been realizing social skatepark projects worldwide for disadvantaged children and young people in countries such as Uganda, Namibia, Palestine, […]
Drees & Sommer has been commissioned by the City of Cottbus/Chóśebuz to prepare a project study for the construction of a National BMX Event and Training Center Germany at the Cottbus Ostsee Sports and Leisure Park. We are supporting this exciting, sporting, technical, urban planning and economic study with Betonlandschaften as project partner together with CSIGHT GmbH, Ralf Maier and Dr. Markus Sass. At Drees & Sommer, Elisabeth Fiedler , Jeremy Proske and Arne Sebastian Fritz have been in charge […]
On February 27, the groundbreaking ceremony took place in Moers for the new amusement park. At the appointment the first prefabricated parts of the old skate park were disposed. The redesign of the skate park includes a street area, a large bowl for skate and BMX, a snakerun as well as a beginner area with generous recreation areas.
In the coastal city of Cotonou, in Benin (West Africa) the construction of the skatepark directly on the Gulf of Guinea has recently started. The skatepark includes classic streetelements, an open flowarea and functions secondarily as a movement landscape.
The submission of the design by LOA | Lars Otte Architektur to the open competition “Redesign of the surroundings at the Nuremberg Trials Memorial and construction of a new visitor center” – in which we were involved in the planning of the green spaces – was recognized with an award. The project The ensemble of the Palace of Justice is freed up in terms of urban space by the creation of a new square in front of the East Wing/Memorium. […]
This year the FLL organizes the FLL Traffic Safety Days for the 12th time. After great popularity in the past years, the event will again take place at two different locations: 22.11 – 24.11.2022 in Falkensee (near Berlin) and on 12.12 + 13.12.2022 in Bonn. In keeping with tradition, this year’s event will once again focus on current technical issues and topics relating to the road safety of trees. Participants will be offered a two-day program on this topic at […]
In a refugee camp in Pirlita/Balti in Moldova there are currently 380,000 refugees who have entered the Republic of Moldova since the beginning of the war. The refugee camp was set up on site by the association “Die AHRche e.V.” (international) and handed over to the local administration. Already in August a “Skatepark in a Box” was set up here by skate-aid and with volunteer skate coaches an offer for the refugee kids was provided. Here, up to 30 kids […]
From now on, up to 30 kids can rent skateboards and protective equipment here twice a week and learn to skate in pedagogically supervised workshops. On November 6, the first workshop took place here with coaches provided by skate-aid, local skaters and employees of Betonlandschaften. More information about the project “Skatepark in a Box” can be found here.
The new pumptrack in Übach-Pallenberg was recently completed and is open for use. In the coming spring 2023, this will still be ceremoniously opened.
On October 25 were for again in Krefeld to present the design of the new Bowl. Subsequently, the implementation planning will be started and so that the construction work is expected to be tendered in spring 2023. Construction is also scheduled to start in spring 2023 and to be completed and opened in summer 2023.