Peninsula Square, Greenwich, London, UK

Delivered On The Ground 2008

Landscape Architecture

“Peninsula Square, London’s newest and most spectacular outdoor space. It’s a great place to meet with friends and relax before a show or at lunchtime.”

Peninsula Square was designed to act as the gateway to the new entertainment destination at the Millennium Dome In addition to the 340.000 square meters of employment spaces, cafes, restaurants and feature works of art, special events and performances will be staged regularly creating a vibrant new outdoor space for London on a square equivalent in size to Leicester Square.


Peninsula Square, London’s newest and most spectacular outdoor space and is part of the £5 billion, 15 year regeneration plan of Greenwich Peninsula. Patterns engraved in the granite paving tell the story of the Greenwich Meridian.

Geysers set in the square will bubble and mist and then create plumes up to 10 metres high, with vibrant lighting accentuating the square’s exciting architecture by day and by night. The focal point of the square, Peninsula Spire - at 45 metres, is the UK’s tallest stainless steel structure, and a permanent art installation.

Geysers set in the paving animate the square with soaring columns of water. At night, vibrant lighting accentuates the square’s exciting architecture.

As part of Whitelaw Tarkington’s landscape architects team, Urbanlogic’s Director Ian J Vincent worked on delivery of concept masterplanning, developed design and detail design.

At the time project consultants were Whitelaw Turkington

Related Projects
  • Auckland War Memorial Museum.

    Auckland War Memorial Museum.

    The neoclassical Auckland War Memorial Museum is one of New Zealand’s most important museums and war memorials. It’s one of the few New Zealand buildings that can be considered truly “iconic”. The museum sits on a grassed plinth, the remains of a dormant volcano, in the heart of Auckland’s Domain. »

  • Gillett Square, Hackney, London

    Gillett Square, Hackney, London

    Gilett Square was the first of former London Mayor Ken Livingstone’s 100 new spaces for London. It was a key component of the regeneration of Hackney and the wider Olympic masterplan »

  • Queens Wharf, Auckland, NZ

    Queens Wharf, Auckland, NZ

    The question “What will the Queens Wharf look like in the future?” is the question that has captured the imagination of many Aucklanders and interested urban design spectators around the world. »

  • The Regents Canal and the Kingsland Basin. UK

    The Regents Canal and the Kingsland Basin. UK

    As part of the London Plan’s ‘Blue Ribbon Network’ which identifies open water spaces as a principle component of London’s public realm. The objectives of the landscape strategy was to improve both the amenity value of the site and the quality of the public realm »

Who we are

Urbanlogic is a Landscape Architecture and Urban Design consultancy dedicated to New Thinking, New Possibilities.

"We take a fresh new perspective on how to bring urban environments to life. Delivering beyond the obvious and the conventional to create places unique and special to New Zealand".

Our Service

Our unique creative vision, track record and over 16 years experience in urban design, public realm, shared space / streetscapes, detail design, regeneration, visual impact assessment and using new innovation / technology.

This breadth of expertise has enabled Urbanlogic to become one of the most creative and exciting new breeds of design consultants in New Zealand.

Reputation

For Urbanlogic success means more than reputation. Success is marked by our belief that excellence can only come from a strong and consolidated strategy, expert skill, vision, creativity and informed collaboration.

Our international multi-disciplinary ‘think tank’ approach provides a platform from which creative ideas can become tangible outcomes.

Designing For Tomorrow

Designing For Tomorrow is Urbanlogic's window devoted to the future of emerging designs, solutions and sustainable trends in the built environment.

In part by actively tracking the innovations in technology, designs and theories and opening up a conversation about "what next?" and "how do we make it happen?"