TIMBER HIGH-RISE  "PI" AT THE VERY TOP

Tagesschau on SRF from 4.10.2019: “Wood is popular again among architects and builder-owners” – The “Pi” timber tower will be one of the tallest timber buildings in the world. In Switzerland it takes 14th place among the tallest high-rises.

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3rd PRIZE FOR BEIERSDORF WERK 1 IN HAMBURG

On the site of Werk 1 of the Beiersdorf AG in Hamburg’s Eimsbüttel district, a lively, urban quarter with predominantly residential use and additional other uses is being developed. Our design was awarded 3rd prize in the urban planning and open space planning expert appraisal procedure.

© Filippo Bolognese

1st PRIZE FOR THE «PI» TIMBER HIGH-RISE IN ZUG

We are very pleased about the 1st prize at the competition for the timber high-rise “Pi” in Zug. V-ZUG Immobilien AG is planning a residential tower with around 200 apartments, most of which are inexpensive, to be completed by 2024.

© Niklaus Spörri

HOW DO WE WANT TO LIVE?

Wohnbaugenossenschaften Zürich (Housing Cooperatives Zurich), the regional association of non-profit housing developers, turns 100. This anniversary is celebrated with a four-month festival at the Zentrum Architektur Zürich. The exhibition and a varied programme of events will last until 31.1.2020. Our peep-boxes on the Glasi Areal in Bülach are also exhibited.

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OFFICE TRIP TO BILBAO

Duplex Architekten on tour in Bilbao and Rioja, enjoying sunshine, good food and wine. It was wonderful!