London's first pedestrian and cycle bridge proposed for Canary Wharf

ReForm Architects has revealed plans for an opening bridge that would allow both pedestrians and cyclists to travel across the River Thames

A design has been unveiled for an ingenious pedestrian and cycle crossing between Canary Wharf and Rotherhithe in London – but its planning process must happen out in the open, not behind closed doors

Revealed: the new Thames bridge proposal that's a 'no-brainer'

The Boat Pavillion - A sensitive and thoughtful design approach to a leisure space that is contextual, but unapologetically modern.

The Boat Pavillion - A sensitive and thoughtful design approach to a leisure space that is contextual, but unapologetically modern.

An animation by reForm architects, which has partnered with cycling charity Sustrans, show how its proposed new bridge would provide a Thames river crossing

Thames 'boomerang' bridge for cyclists and pedestrians in east London – video

reForm Architects award winning registered design for Rotherhithe bridge

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East Croydon involved the total redevelopment of an existing station on a tight urban site. The design was in part conceived to minimize disruption to services used by 22 million passengers, leading to a 55m clear span across 6 operational railway tracks. Flexibility is inherent in the design, which had to anticipate future internal reorganization to meet the changing needs of the client and the travelling public.

reForm Architects international team combines experience and vitality to offer a diverse range of clients a highly professional, design led service.

Bascule bridge … the deck would open in the middle to allow tall ships to pass through. Designed by Nik Randall of  ReForm Architects

Revealed: the new Thames bridge proposal that's a 'no-brainer'

Bascule bridge … the deck would open in the middle to allow tall ships to pass through. Designed by Nik Randall of ReForm Architects

Revealed: the new Thames bridge proposal by Nik Randall  of reForm Architects

London's Proposed New Pedestrian-Cyclist Bridge Is Shockingly Sensible - CityLab

The Lowe Flat - Situated on the top floor of a London warehouse this scheme provided maximum flexibility within an open plan arrangement, by the innovative use of track free movable storage. Drawings are part of the V&A’s Permanent Collection.

reForm Architects international team combines experience and vitality to offer a diverse range of clients a highly professional, design led service.

East Croydon involved the total redevelopment of an existing station on a tight urban site. The design was in part conceived to minimize disruption to services used by 22 million passengers, leading to a 55m clear span across 6 operational railway tracks. Flexibility is inherent in the design, which had to anticipate future internal reorganization to meet the changing needs of the client and the travelling public.

reForm Architects international team combines experience and vitality to offer a diverse range of clients a highly professional, design led service.

Nik Randall - Best New Development in Affordable Housing – New Homes Awards - Space craft architects Nik's former company. Nik's new company is reForm Architects http://www.reform-architects.uk/o-central.html

Nik Randall - Best New Development in Affordable Housing – New Homes Awards

Elegant engineering … by embedding the 100-tonne counterweights in the masts, the thickness of the deck and piers can be reduced. Designed by Nik Randall of ReForm Architects Ltd

Revealed: the new Thames bridge proposal that's a 'no-brainer'

Elegant engineering … by embedding the counterweights in the masts, the thickness of the deck and piers can be reduced. Designed by Nik Randall of ReForm Architects Ltd

Pair of boomerangs … the design for an ingenious ‘bascule’ bridge at Rotherhithe, whose two sides simply pivot to open up in the middle. Image: Reform Architects / Elliott Wood

Revealed: the new Thames bridge proposal that's a 'no-brainer'

reForm Architects award winning registered design for Rotherhithe bridge

reForm architects London office 2

reForm Architects international team combines experience and vitality to offer a diverse range of clients a highly professional, design led service.

reForm architects, London office.

reForm architects, London office.

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