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Awards | 29.03.2023

Awarded: Wood Design & Building Award 2023 for TUM Campus Munich

The Canadian Wood Council has announced the winning projects of the 39th annual Wood Design & Building Awards. The influential awards program recognizes and celebrates the outstanding work of architectural professionals around the world who achieve excellence in wood design and construction. A record of 181 nominations from 25 countries were received by the program […] (...)
Competitions | 01.03.2023

Won: Competition Kindergarten, school & sports hall Lingolsheim (FR)

We are delighted to have won first prize in the competition for the construction of a new kindergarten and sports hall and the extension of the primary school in Lingolsheim, France! Our concept of a “campus on the scale of children” convinced the municipality and the jury. The low-rise buildings are grouped around generous open […] (...)

Interview: Dominik Philipp about sustainable planning and building

“Sustainable building has nothing to do with renunciation, but with satisfying our needs,” says Dominik Philipp in an interview with Competitionline about adaptive buildings, networking and the flexibility of wood. It’s about the challenge of designing today good architecture for tomorrow, about building flexible in terms of construction and use and why no other material […] (...)

Video: How is mass timber construction changing the way we build today?

Dominik Philipp breaks down how the latest technology makes the construction process faster and easier with offsite prefabrication using millimetre precision and just-in-time delivery.   Watch the full video:   The video was created by Stora Enso. The Finnish-Swedish company is the second largest forestry company in the world and a pioneer in the […] (...)

Bregenz: Let’s bring future ideas to life together!

Our Bregenz team has won some exciting competitions and is now urgently looking for support: PROJECT MANAGER ARCHITECT or BUILDING TECHNICIAN ARCHITECT or BUILDING TECHNICIAN for IMPLEMENTATION PLANNING   Details you can find on our jobs page: #projekt manager/ #architect-or-building-technician/ #architect-or-building techician-for-implementation-planning (...)
Competitions | 06.10.2022

Competition: 2. prize for the extension of the Ziehenschule Frankfurt a.M.!

A great success for our Frankfurt team: our design for the extension of the Ziehenschule in Frankfurt a.M., one of the city’s largest high schools, was awarded 2nd place by the jury! The school extends over a listed old building from 1913 and a new building from 2011. We designed the extension including a triple […] (...)
Projects | 24.02.2022

Festspielhaus Bregenz: 3rd construction stage has started!

Since 10 January, construction work has again started on the Festspielhaus site: After the first stage by 1997, in which a workshop stage, lakeside foyer and lakeside studio as well as an administration wing were built, and the second stage from 2005-2006, in which the Festspielhaus was renovated, expanded and redesigned, the third construction stage […] (...)
Projects | 06.07.2021

Pioneers of modern timber construction – 230,000 m² timber & timber hybrid buildings

Incredible 120,000 m² amounts the floor area of our realised timber and timber hybrid constructions. All our currently ongoing timber projects reach more than 110.000 m² floor area. For the TUM Campus in the Olympiapark alone, the largest timber construction site in Europe, we use 5.200 m³ of wood! Ever since our founding, we have been […] (...)