Port Derwent MarinaAviation&Marine
project description “Brown field” redevelopment
location Cumbria, United Kingdom
The project required the development of a master plan for the phased redevelopment 0.65 square kilometres of land to the north of Port Derwent at the western end of the River Derwent and, the redevelopment of some 1.1 square kilometres of land to the south of the river, known as Derwent Howe. The master plan proposed the development of an office ‘park’ on the land to the north of the port and the excavation of a yacht marina within land immediately to the south of the port with hospitality, retail and residential development planned around the marina basin and, mixed commercial, leisure and residential development to the south of the proposed marina. The plan exhibited represents the first phase of development which is comprised of the office ‘park’ to the north of the river and the marina basin to the south of the river.