The Netherlands

West 8 urban design & landscape architecture b.v.

Nico Koomanskade 1021
3072 LM Rotterdam
The Netherlands

+31 (0) 10 485 5801


West 8 Brussels urban design & landscape architecture bvba

Waaienberg 123
1745 Opwijk

+31 (0) 10 485 5801

United States

West 8 urban design & landscape architecture p.c.

2133 Arch Street, Suite 101
Philadelphia, PA 19103
United States of America

+1 347 371 2252

Rikus Beekman

Design Leader

Traversing the urban design, public realm and landscape architecture teams, Rikus Beekman is an invaluable member of the design and realization team at West 8. With his high standard of technical expertise, Rikus applies his experience and knowledge of construction documentation and horticulture to a broad spectrum of projects, from concept to construction. In addition, Rikus supports complex infrastructural projects as a client liaison and is adept at project documentation and administration. Throughout his career at West 8, Rikus has been involved in significant public realm projects including Amsterdam Schipol Airport, City Centre and station area of Den Helder, and the Reinforcement of Afsluitdijk, one of the Netherlands key flood defence projects.

17 Years Professional Experience
Bachelor in Landscape Architecture, Erasmushogeschool, Brussel