News and latest projects
New Chancellary for the german embassy in Benin
We are pleased to plan the new chancellary of the german embassy in Cotonou, Benin together with Bez+Kock.
New Continental Headquarters
We are deligthed to plan the new Continental Headquarters in Hanover together with HENN. The opening of the building complex with a total gross floor area (GFA) of more than 44.000 m² is scheduled for 2021.
Krümmung Trägt - Curves Carry
Our new book offers both engineers and architects alike the opportunity to develop an holistic understanding in structural engineering using strut-and-tie models. Using principles, examples, and implemented projects, our manual serves for daily use at study, in an engineering or an architectural office. The book may be obtained at the net cost price of only €15 from our office.
Structural work starts for the Federal Armed Forces Academy Karlsruhe
End of May saw the start of the main works for the distinctive education building with its propeller shaped floor plan. The upper levels of the wings cantilever out up to ten metres at the ends.
Inauguration of new gymnasium in Sigmaringendorf
It is done - last week saw the inauguration of the new gymnasium "In der Au" in Sigmaringendorf after one year of construction. Togehter with Dasch Zürn Architekten we were involved in the planning of the distinctive 25 m spanning glue laminated timber structure.
Structural steel work begins for the adidas Arena
After completion of the concrete work in Herzogenaurach structural steel work has begun for the spectacular office building by Behnisch Architekten. Lifting of the steel structure is scheduled for mid of 2017.
Topping-out ceremony for GUZ Tübingen
A ceremonial speech by mayor Boris Palmer on 23rd February 2017 marked the completion of the concrete works at the new University of Tübingen's Geo and Environmental Research Centre. Architectural design by KAAN Architecten Rotterdam.
district school Hamburg Altona
We are deligthed to plan the new district school for Hamburg Altona together with Lederer Ragnarsdóttir Oei.
German Metal Construction Prize for the elephant house in Hellabrunn
In October 2016, the elephant house in the Hellabrunn zoo was awarded 1st place in the German Metal Construction Prize 2016 in the category steel construction.
Topping-out ceremony at the Kaufbeuren ice stadium
Following eight months of construction, the topping-out ceremony was celebrated last week. The opening is planned for the season 2017/18.
Formal opening of the town hall in Lohr
Distinctive heptagonal town hall with clinker brick façade officially opened.
Foundation stone ceremony for the new Bitzer company HQ
Last Monday, the foundation stone was laid for the 17 storey high-rise in Sindelfingen. The new company HQ should be ready for occupation in two years.
Ceremonial opening of the Nordstadtschule Pforzheim
The restoration of the old building was particularly exciting in this project; all the existing ribbed ceilings had to be completely replaced
Formal opening of the state fire-fighters‘ school in Würzburg
On 03.11. the new fire-fighters‘ school in Würzburg, with Germany’s largest and most modern training hall, was opened.
The festival hall in Neckartailfingen in the almanac „Ingenieurbaukunst 2017“
We are once again featured in the almanac of the Federal Chamber of Engineers with the contribution „The hovering roof on the river Neckar – the new festival hall in Neckartailfingen“.
Our new Website
New Year – New Website… Enjoy our new Website!