Jürgen Blank

Home > Magazin > Interviews > Jürgen Blank Smart, Green, Digital - The Future of the Elevator Industry Jürgen Blank in Conversation Modern elevators are no longer just a means of transport, but are now characterized by advanced planning, digital offerings and intelligent linking with buildings. Furthermore, the requirements have changed significantly due to the

André Friedel

Home > Magazin > Interviews > André Friedel Fit for the Future: BIM Use in High-Rise Construction Architect André Friedel from Drees & Sommer in Conversation Complex high-rise buildings require perfect planning. BIM (Building Information Modeling) provides a remedy here and enables efficient and digitized collaboration between the various trades involved in construction. However, the

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Topping-Out Ceremony for the Timber Pioneer celebrated

Just over three quarters of a year after planning permission was granted, the topping-out ceremony for the Timber Pioneer, developed by UBM Development and Paulus Immobilien, was held on October 26, 2022. The Timber Pioneer is Frankfurt's first office building in timber hybrid construction and is being built in Frankfurt's Europaviertel in the immediate vicinity

Rockywood

With ROCKYWOOD, the project developer Primus Developements is developing a micro quarter on the harbor promenade in Offenbach am Main, in the center of which a playground, an elevated public square, is being created. The design is by Eike Becker Architekten. There are two buildings involved: The first is called Rocky and is designed as a

Modular Construction at FOUR Frankfurt

With Dennis Maier at the construction site of the FOUR Frankfurt It's no longer a secret that Frankfurt's importance and function do not correspond to its size. Residents call it the smallest big city in the world. Space is in much shorter supply than in other metropolises due to the natural and deliberately maintained boundaries

Timber Pioneer

The Timber Pioneer will be the first office building in Frankfurt to be built using the timber hybrid construction method by 2023. The eight-story building in the Europaviertel is being developed by UBM and PAULUS, and the plans were penned by the architectural firm Eike Becker. Austrian world market leader WIEHAG will play a major

What is Modular Building?

Modular building can be thought of as a building block principle: Individual modules, such as part of the facade, are assembled. This construction method is used in building construction and civil engineering. The individual components of a building are therefore no longer manufactured on site, but simply assembled.For a long time, modular building was viewed