Public Sector

South African Cities Network

Terraplan was commissioned to produce a chapter for the South African Cities Network on the role of land management in creating sustainable human settlements for the publication, “From housing to human settlements: evolving perspectives,” (pages 98-119).
These publications address important questions related to sustainable human settlements and the provision of efficient public transport for improving long-term urban spatial form and functioning, and included chapters from many notable experts in the fields of public transport and public housing.

The publication is accessible from here

 

South African Cities Network

Terraplan was commissioned to produce a chapter on the role of land management in creating a more public transit friendly South African built environment for the publication, “Building transit orientated cities: exploring possibilities,” (pages 123-147).
These publications address important questions related to sustainable human settlements and the provision of efficient public transport for improving long-term urban spatial form and functioning, and included chapters from many notable experts in the fields of public transport and public housing.
The publication is accessible from here:

 

Stellenbosch Small Farmers Housing Trust

Assisted the Department of Rural Development and Land Reform in the resuscitation and development of a farming project within the Cape Winelands Municipality known as the Stellenbosch Small Farmer Holding Trust, a farming property of 65.5 ha loosely divided into 13 five hectare lots.

 

 

 

 

Mixed income housing guidelines for the Housing Development Agency

We are currently preparing guidelines for the Housing Development Agency on how to develop Mixed Income Housing Developments, with supporting case study document and internal guideline report.
The intent of these documents are to provide best practice guidance on how to develop a Mixed Income Housing development, based on the lessons learned from current South African and international best practise.

 

Spatial Development Frameworks

Kannaland Municipality, Prince Albert Municipality, etc.

 

Subsidy Housing Layouts and Low Cost Housing Applications

Various including Prince Albert, Klaarstroom, Leeu Gamka, Gouda, Mitchells Plain, etc.

 

Land Reform, Restitution and Land claim Projects for the Department Rural Development and Land Reform

Slangrivier, Ebenhaezer, Stellenbosch Small Farmers Trust, Thembalethu (George) Small Farmers, Paternoster, Noordhoek

 

Department of Public Works

Various projects including the Establishment of ambulance and emergency facility in Leeu Gamka.

 

Subsidy housing (CRU)

Three integrated housing schemes in Hangberg, Gouda, Hout Bay for the City of Cape Town.

 

Regulating the zoning for various sites in Cape Town

(Athlone Primary School, SACS School (Newlands), Seapoint High School, etc.

Department of Health

Establishment of health clinics in Khayeltisha and Seawinds.

 

Malmesbury Prison

Layout planning, submission of the land use management application and project coordination.

 

Hostel transformation and CRU integrated housing

Hostel transformation and CRU integrated housing for City of Cape Town, 2018 to 2021. Terraplan was appointed as the principal town planning firm as part of a panel of multi-disciplinary professionals to assist the CoCT with planning, design and construction monitoring for the hostels transformation programme and new CRU developments, containing between 500 to 1000 units over a 3-year period.

 

 

Rondebosch Police Station

Hostel transformation and CRU integrated housing for City of Cape Town, 2018 to 2021. Terraplan was appointed as the principal town planning firm as part of a panel of multi-disciplinary professionals to assist the CoCT with planning, design and construction monitoring for the hostels transformation programme and new CRU developments, containing between 500 to 1000 units over a 3-year period.