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

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Mar

Two instead of One: Frankfurt High-Rise Architects go their separate Ways

After more than twenty years of joint partnership under the name Cyrus Moser Architekten, Oliver Cyrus and Andreas Moser will continue to run two independent architectural firms from April 2022. Since its founding in 2000, the office, which today has more than 40 employees, has planned and realized hundreds of joint projects, including well-known high-rise

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Dec

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.

T8 – Taunusanlage 8

T8 is a 68 meter (225 feet) high office block that was built in 2016 and is located in Frankfurt's Financial District. The building name T8 is derived from the address Taunusanlage 8. The T8 tower is located next to Marienturm in the first row at Wallanlagen, a ring-shaped green area around the city center.The

Westhafen Tower

Westhafen Tower is a transparent, greenish shimmering office tower on the banks of the Main river. At a height of 99 meters (325 feet), the Westhafen Tower is an unmissable eyecatcher of the Frankfurt skyline. The high-rise building was designed by the architectural office schneider + schumacher, along with the neighboring Westhafen-Haus and Brückengebäude (lit.

LEO (ING Bank)

The 17-storey high-rise complex called LEO was created in 2013 on the Theodor-Heuss-Allee street after extensive revitalisation and extension work. The office building is used by ING Bank and a team of ING Bank N.V., from the Frankfurt Branch. The building complex was designed for approximately 2,000 employees. In total, the bank has an area

Senckenberg Tower

On the site of the former AfE Tower at Senckenberganlage, a 106-meter (348 feet) office tower called Senckenberg-Turm (lit. "Senckenberg Tower") was completed in early 2022. 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 the architectural