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Podcast: Healthy cities for the next generation
Everything we plan and build in cities should last for generations. But are our cities really fit for the next generation? How do we shape our cities so that they will be healthy places for children and their families to grow up in?
Listen to our latest podcast on building cities for the next generation, and why a child-friendly focus is central to achieving healthy cities.
Expanding the boundaries of sustainable urban development
Stockholm Royal Seaport is one of the largest urban development areas in Europe, with plans for at least 12,000 new homes and 35,000 workplaces. Sweco has worked in close partnership with City of Stockholm, and other involved companies and parties, to find solutions that will guarantee the best conditions for the inhabitants.
Latest Press Releases
Polar station modernisation project
Rothera Research Station, the Antarctic science hub of the British Antarctic Survey (BAS), is in need of modernisation and will be transformed into a cutting-edge science and operations facility.
The ten-year project is a multidisciplinary undertaking that includes a wide scope of expertise. Several Sweco experts are part of a 20-person construction team that is carrying out the work.
Walkway and flood protection
For several years, Uddevalla has had problems with flooding from the Bäveån River due to rising sea levels and heavy rain. To future-proof the city and save the attractive environments along the water, they studied how a walkway with flood protection could be built – work that has proven to be challenging.
On track to lowering passenger emissions
Bergen Light Rail is a public transportation network solution that is seen as a key to minimising passenger traffic emissions in Bergen, Norway’s second largest city.
Sweco was commissioned in 2015 to oversee the planning and design of the Light Rail’s fourth phase; a new line between Bergen’s city centre and the suburb of Fyllingsdalen which will run above ground and through tunnels, and will also include the Light Rail’s first underground station.