The way we see it, buildings aren’t just buildings anymore. They can change lives, improve wellbeing, uplift society and take care of our planet. If you aspire to make a positive change—get an Elephant.


An historical transformation

Three former water purification silos on Zeeburgereiland in Amsterdam have been given a second life.


Free as a bird

Elephant transformed the former Fluor office building in Haarlem into a unique residential building with over a hundred remarkable lofts.


A building for many

Once the head office of the ING bank, now a residential tower: Elephant has turned city life inside out and changed the classic residential tower for good.


Masterplan Pier Scheveningen, The Hague

After the acquisition of the Pier of Scheveningen by Kondor Wessels Amsterdam, Elephant has been involved in the long-term architecture and urban design planning and vision development for this Dutch icon. More information coming soon.


A green office

Elephant has designed a green paradise in the new Hyde Park district in Hoofddorp.


A vertical residential area

A different view on high rise buildings.


A beacon in the surf

Pepper offers investors and residents the option to choose a larger balcony, larger window or an extra window – all at fixed prices.


From warehouse to office

Elephant transformed a former warehouse into an ideal office environment on the Nieuwevaart, opposite the Maritime Museum in the historic centre of Amsterdam.


A building that keeps on growing

In collaboration with ARUP, Elephant designed a modular construction system that facilitates the development, working method, and business philosophy of Keizer Marine Engineering.

Planning. Elephant is working on a wide variety of urban planning assignments and area developments. From the master plan for the new Pier of Scheveningen to the inner-city extention of the Stopera - City Hall in Amsterdam.


Area development Paasheuvelweg, Amsterdam

On behalf of Caransa Group, Elephant has developed the master plan for Amstel III in Amsterdam, with a mixed use of 45% housing, 45% offices and 10% plinth facilities. The plan is based on the urban development vision and preconditions of the municipality of Amsterdam. Completion is foreseen for mid 2024. More information coming soon.


Area development Cadenza, Zoetermeer

Commissioned by Wibaut, 1828 Group and J.P. van Eesteren, Elephant realized the design for the Cadenza 2 tender in Zoetermeer. The building consists of a social plinth, 100 youth homes and 125 apartments. The plan got rewarded with the maximum score for urban design, architecture and flexibility.

Renovations. Elephant has extensive experience in redevelopment, renovation and sustainability of historic and monumental buildings.


Luzac College, Amsterdam

The monument and former Luzac College on the Prinsengracht was transformed into three very sustainable and high-quality loft apartments in 2018.

Why Elephant? Elephants leave the largest footprint of all land creatures – and within this footprint, life thrives. We stand for our footprint, and believe in its potential for good.