September has been an eventful month. At Robeco we presented our thoughts on office design during an inspiration event organized by Building Office Buildings. Our colleagues were invited by the magazine de Architect to see the bespoke circular transformation of… >>
The German Design Award is the international premium prize of the German Design Council. Its aim: to discover, present and honour unique design trends. We are proud to have received a nomination for the project Nidera in ‘de Rotterdam’. Nidera… >>
Challenged in competition to design the complete renovation of “Achter Sint Pieter 200” for the Research community of the School of Law, University of Utrecht, Fokkema & Partners suggested an elegant plan that efficiently transforms the building complex. The proposal… >>
After a swift design process with a tight building schedule, we proudly celebrated an exciting result at the opening event of IN Amsterdam last week. IN AMSTERDAM, formerly known as Expatcenter Amsterdam, is located at the WTC in Amsterdam and… >>
The new social workshop, restaurant and office for Werkzaak Rivierenland in Geldermalsen has officially been opened! In a motivational speech at the opening event an inspiring call was aimed at the regional employers present: to give people a chance to… >>
“With transparency and a bright palette, Fokkema & Partners creates a sophisticated law office in a beautiful Amsterdam building by Jo Coenen Architects and Urbanists”   Contract Magazine features an article on the design for Stibbe and even published it… >>
The collaborating teams responsible for the circular rehousing of Liander in Duiven are jointly awarded the nomination “creative heroe” in a brand new award. The creative heroes award celebrates the individuals, organizations and partnerships behind groundbreaking concepts and sustainable innovations.… >>
The latest issue of "de Architect" - with focus on work environments - features an article on the new laboratory building for DSM in Delft. Willem Wopereis writes: "Two Delft offices, cepezed and Fokkema & Partners, designed the new housing for… >>
The Japanese multinational Shimano is market leader in the development and production of high quality bicycle components, fishing tackle and rowing equipment. For the European head office at the High Tech Campus in Eindhoven, Fokkema & Partners made an interior… >>
On the Biotech Campus Delft, a generous and innovative new work environment invites research- and development experts to collaborate and interact. A large atrium in the representational new laboratory building forms the social heart where colleagues and DSM’s stakeholders can… >>
Fokkema & Partners made a respectful design to radically transform the office of the real estate company Newomij in Naarden. The 1970’s building obtained a surprising feel of space and light thanks to the new interior design. An optimized layout… >>
We are proud to announce that the Netherlands' Central Government Real Estate Agency awarded the consortium led by Dura Vermeer the design and realization of the Redevelopment  District Court Rotterdam. The design offered by the consortium was created by Fokkema… >>
Comfort, generosity and a timeless conceit. The armchairs Hold Tide & Sit Tide have been presented to the public in Milano! Based on the many enthusiastic reactions, Milan design week 2017 proved the perfect opportunity for Gelderland to introduce the… >>
On monday April 3rd, DSM opened the Rosalind Franklin Biotechnology Center. Over 400 research and development experts will work in the laboratories and office space in the new facility on the campus in Delft.   Feike Sijbesma, CEO/Chairman of the… >>
The start-up company Ampelmann has grown into a mature, international provider of safe offshore access solutions. Wanting to reflect the innovative and energizing character of the company and to secure close collaboration between departments, Ampelmann was in search of a… >>
We are proud to announce that the Pi Chair designed by our FOKlab has won the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2017. The Pi Chair integrates excellent ergonomics and aesthetics with thanks to modern production techniques. Together with Piiroinen the… >>
Following a clear concept for the organization of the interior design, Fokkema & Partners have created a work environment for Hittech Multin that connects high-technology building processes in a clean room, with office spaces. The building is a new construction,… >>
Robust and elegant go hand in hand in the design for NautaDutilh in FIRST Rotterdam. Among the international branches of the law firm, the office in Rotterdam was to maintain its own distinctive identity, building on almost 300 years of… >>
Design of a work environment is about much more than implementing activity based working or the translation of a program into a clever layout. It is about much more than a profound understanding of materialisation and detail and it is… >>
Last week one of our Young Professionals and her mentor shared their experience with the Dutch BEP (Professional Traineeship *) at the faculty of Architecture, Delft University of Technology.   Vera Vorderegger graduated from TU Delft in 2015 and entered… >>
From upcoming architects to established design studios, the Pi collection caught the imagination of many in the enthusiastic crowd who came to test and discuss the collection of chairs designed by FOKlab for Finnish manufacturer Piiroinen. Last week a large… >>
On January 30th, the team of Fokkema & Partners Architecten celebrated the festive opening of the European head office, located at the High Tech Campus in Eindhoven. President Yozo Shimano from Japan traditionally opened the new state-of-the-art office building that… >>
Fokkema & Partners made a respectful design to radically transform the 2.600 m2 office of real estate company Newomij in Naarden into a modern, sustainable and energy efficient building. The introvert cellular office floors have been opened up and visually… >>
On February 16th the Pi Collection will pop-up at the Lensvelt showroom in Amsterdam!   The Pi Collection is developed by FOK lab: the research- and design platform, powered by Fokkema & Partners Architecten. Piiroinen and FOKlab were able to… >>