Services / Masterplanning
LDA Design’s approach to masterplanning is underpinned by the notion of creative-delivery; the simple idea that exceptional design and place making can go hand in hand with a commercially informed and delivery focussed approach. At LDA Design masterplanning is a highly collaborative and creative process driven by the primary aim of meeting the client’s needs and operational requirements whilst being highly responsive to the environment and the needs of people.
Our masterplans provide integrated and deliverable solutions to the challenges of site development and delivery in a variety of contexts. Our masterplanning team includes specialists in public realm, infrastructure, construction, delivery and green infrastructure.
An urban designer, masterplanner and landscape architect, Bernie leads our masterplanning team. He has over 30 years of experience and has been an advisor on the CABE Design Council /English Heritage and is an Academician of the Academy of Urbanism. He has worked on major regeneration projects in London, Birmingham, Plymouth, Hull and Swindon and has been masterplanner for large new settlements in Cambridge and Hampshire. He is leading on international development and regeneration projects in Moscow, Delhi and Chongqing.
Selina Mason is a master planner and Architect. She has a wealth of experience in complex urban regeneration masterplans having led on the design and delivery of London’s post Games Transformation masterplan for the Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA) and then the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC). Her approach focuses on great design supported by a clear delivery strategy. Before joining the ODA in 2007, Selina was Director of Design Review at CABE (Commission for Architecture & the Built Environment).
Alister is Board Director specialising in large, multidisciplinary projects and development in sensitive contexts. He leads Energy and Infrastructure teams with expertise in nuclear, wave and tidal, EfW and port sectors. He also leads Development and Regeneration teams with particular experience in university and mixed use development. He is responsible for LDA Design’s professional services with particular emphasis on EIA and Contextual Planning and Assessment. Alister is a landscape architect and masterplanner with significant experience in project leadership including DCO projects. Alister is also an experienced Expert Witness.