News and latest projects


City Library Heidenheim handed over to public use

The City Library Heidenheim has been officially inaugurated on November 10th. The distinctive longitudinal and joint-less building with its curtain-wall brickwork was built on the narrow plot of the former prison according to an architectural design by Max Dudler Berlin.

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Topping-out ceremony at the Gymnasium Berg

November 09th saw the topping-out ceremony for the new sports centre in Berg, Upper Palatinate. Together with asp architekten we are designing the new gymnasium and the reconstruction of the natatorium.  

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Foundation stone ceremony of the Kulturbahnhof Aalen

Another step stone has been reached on October 26th at the Kulturbahnhof Aalen with the lay of the foundation stone for the historical building complex. Architect: Ackermann & Raff Architekten

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Grand opening of the new Ice Rink Kaufbeuren

A spectacular gala on October 7th marked the opening of the erdgas-schwaben-arena Ice Rink in Kaufbeuren with a capacity of 3000 spectators. Architect: asp architekten

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3rd prize: foot and cycle bridge Radolfzell

Together with Bez+Kock we have won a 3rd prize in the design competition foot and cycle bridge across the railway system in Radolfzell


Bitzer Headquarters

We are pleased that the construction works at the Bitzer Headquarters in Sindelfingen are just finished. Architect: kadawittfeldarchitekur


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Opening ceremony at the Helmut Schmidt Comprehensive School

September 28th saw the grand opening of the Helmut Schmidt Comprehensive School in Usingen. Together with Leitenbacher Spiegelberger Architekten, Traunstein we have been planning the project.

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Topping-out ceremony for the Galileum Solingen

The Galileum Solingen topped out on September 27th. Together with mvm+starke we are planning the reconstruction of the spherical gas tank into a planetarium with observatory and attached new exhibition and office spaces.

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Grand opening of the Neustadt State Vocational School

End of September saw the formal opening of the State Vocational School extension in Neustadt an der Aisch. Architect: wulf architekten, Stuttgart


Archicup 2017

We reached the first place at this year's Archicup in Stuttgart-Heumaden! Four groups with four teams each played against each other.

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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.

book extract

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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.

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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.