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DDC – Whitfield Urban Extension Development – Kent - Project Profile

DDC – Whitfield Urban Extension Development – Kent - Project Profile

Synopsis

"DDC – Whitfield Urban Extension Development – Kent - Project Profile" contains information on the scope of the project including project overview and location. The profile also details project ownership and funding, gives a full project description, as well as information on contracts, tendering and key project contacts.

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Summary

The Dover District Council (DDC) is undertaking the Urban Extension Development project at Whitfield, the UK.

The project involves the construction of 5,750 new homes on a 209ha of land. The project is being constructed in phases.

The first phase includes the construction of 1,200 residential units and a 66-bed care home and phase 1A involves the construction of a new Village Center with 100 residential units.

The second phase includes the construction of 1,190 residential units.

The scope of other phases is not yet revealed.

The project includes the construction of learning and community campus, two primary schools, a bus and transit hub, a health and social care center, a mix of flats and family housing, transport improvements, shops and open space, recreation and play facilities, parking facility and assess roads and the installation of safety and security systems.

Robert Adam Architects has been appointed as planner while Peter Brett Associates LLP and Barton Willmore as the lead consultants; Nexus Planning as environmental consultant; URS Global Holdings Inc. as study consultant; Adam Urbanism and Duncan Thomas as landscape architects; Phillip Jeans Homes as developer for the first phase; Tetlow King Ltd, WSP UK, K & L Gates and Aspect Ecology as the design consultants.

In April 2011, DDC secured the planning consent.

In October 2012, Dover District Council granted the outline planning permission for the first phase subject to completion of a section 106 agreement.

In January 2014, the council resolved to grant planning permission for the first phase and an outline planning permission was granted for the phase 1A.

Abbey Homes has been appointed as the developer for phase 1A.

In December 2014, the phase 1A received planning permission for 94 dwellings and the construction works were commenced on phase 1A.

In January 2016, the second phase outline planning application is submitted to the council.

In February 2016, Whitfield Parish Council rejected the outline planning application for the second phase due to lack of planning details.

In May 2016, outline planning application has been resubmitted.

Scope

The project involves the construction of 5,750 new homes across 209ha area at Whitfield, Kent, the UK.

The US$3,000 million project includes the following:

1. Construction of 1,200 residential units and 66-bed care home under the first phase

2. Construction of 1,190 residential units under the second phase

3. Construction of a new Village Center with 100 residential units under phase 1A

4. Construction of learning and community campus

5. Construction of shops and open space

6. Construction of two primary schools

7. Construction of a bus and transit hub

8. Construction of mix of flats and family housing

9. Construction of a health and social care center

10. Construction of transport improvements

11. Construction of recreation and play facilities

12. Construction of access roads

13. Construction of parking facility

14. Installation of safety and security systemsReasons To Buy

  • Gain insight into the project.
  • Monitor the latest project developments.
  • Identify key project contacts.


1.Key Statistics
2.Key Dates
3.Sector
4.Operating metrics
5.Tender Information
6.Scope
7.Description
8.Latest update
9.Background
10.Key Contacts
11.General News, Project News
12.Appendix

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