What is and does an Architectural Office?

The main task of an architectural office is the design, technical and economic planning of buildings, e.g. sustainable high-rise buildings. The architectural laws of the federal states define the professional task, although these may differ in certain aspects. Likewise, certain specializations within general architecture differ. For example, it is possible to specialize in landscape architecture or



Millennium Tower: Winning Design Was Presented

The international architectural design competition for the high-rise complex on what is called the Millennium Area in Frankfurt has been decided. The jury, chaired by architect Prof Johann Eisele, chose the design by the Frankfurt architectural firm Ferdinand Heide as the winner of the competition. Second place went to the architectural firm Cobe from Copenhagen.

Campus Deutsche Bundesbank

For years, the Deutsche Bundesbank (Germany's national bank) has been planning a necessary expansion at its Frankfurt headquarters. Because the nearly 50-year-old Bundesbank headquarters is dilapidated. The striking Bundesbank Head Office on Wilhelm-Epstein-Strasse (217 meters long, 60 meters high, 14 meters wide) is faithfully preserved and modernized. But that's not all: 5,000 Bundesbank employees, who