The winning design “Markeroog” for the EO Wijers competition in 2006 combined the cleaning and ecological restoration of the IJmeer and Markermeer with residential development.

The plan created space for 80,000 new dwellings in the Noordvleugel (North Wing) of the Netherlands. Providing new living environments, open water, wetlands and cultural landscapes.


EO Wijers Competition


Boskalis bv, AT Osborne, en Witteveen + Bos Raadgevende Ingenieurs BV.