Has all-encompassing expertise in designing public spaces, urban renewal of heritage precincts and hotels. His pioneering work in the planning of Public Spaces and the design of streets is visible in throughout the country. PSDA is his award winning architecture and urban design practice based in New Delhi. The practice is known for its contextual and sensitive development of projects. Apart from leading the design practice he is actively engaged with the city on various policy matters.
Pradeep Sachdeva has extensive expertise in designing public spaces, urban renewal of heritage precincts and hotels. He studied architecture at IIT Roorkee. Apart from leading the design practice he is actively engaged with the city on various policy matters. Responsible for pioneering work in the planning of Public Spaces and the design of streets. This includes designing well integrated urban environments that apart from functioning as transportation corridors are also amenity-rich public spaces with facilities for improved walkability, street-vendors, non-motorised vehicles and the disabled.
Some of the better known projects in the Public Realm include Dilli Haat, development of the Godavari riverfront as well as streets in the city of Nanded, Redevelopment plan for the Jama Masjid area in Delhi, The bamboo dome for the India pavilion at Shanghai Expo 2010 etc. Pradeep Sachdeva through the design studio PSDA has also designed path breaking projects for the hospitality industry. These include hotels for Taj Hotels, ITC Hotels and independent operators.
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