What is a certification?

Climate change and scarcity of resources require architects and the construction industry to rethink their approach. This is why more and more “green buildings” are being built, which are developed under the guiding principle of sustainability. For decades there have been various certifications for evaluating the sustainability of building products and structures. The best-known green

Senckenberg-Turm

A 106 meters (348 feet) high office tower called Senckenberg-Turm (lit. "Senckenberg Tower") is currently constructed on the site of the former AfE Tower on the Senckenberganlage. For this, the project developer Gross & Partner had issued an architectural competition from which a winner was chosen at the end of September 2017. The winner of

Building Certification

In the real estate industry, certification systems are gaining increasing attention, whether the buildings are new or recent renovations. Global developments such as climate change, lack of resources and demographic changes have made sustainability more important in the construction sector. In order to promote these trends, a multitude of different certifications have been developed for