Duisburg Dunes, Duisburg

The area of the “Duisburg Dunes”, the former freight yard, is located near Duisburg’s city center, south of the central station. Despite its vicinity to the city center, the 20 ha area is almost completely cut off from the surrounding areas. Out of operation since 1996, the premises of the freight yard has been the …

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Böhler Anger, Meerbusch

The aim of the urban development and open space planning competition “Areal Böhler 2” is to create a new quarter for different lifestyles in the Meerbusch. In addition to the plannig of 400 residential units with a wide range of variations for all age and income groups, the design of the district focuses on an …

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Chemical Invention Factory, Berlin

The new Chemical Invention Factory building by SEHW Architekur forms a new building block within the TU Campus, which represents contemporary and sustainable research thanks to its compact cubature, its economic grid and its materiality. The cube, which stands out from its surroundings with its simple, shiny metallic façade, serves as a figurehead and new …

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Berlin-Brandenburg 2070

The metropolitan area of Berlin-Brandenburg is growing. In the future, the intertwining of urban and rural space will need holistic urban-rural planning to meet the demands of a powerful metropolitan region. Our climate-neutral scenario seeks to turn away from the suburbanization of rural areas, which takes up increasingly more space, and instead compress urban centers. …

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Workshop Procedure Blankenburger Süden

In the course of the urban planning workshop procedure Blankenburger Süden, four planning teams were selected to develop a framework plan for the new residential and working location. The objectives are to create a quarter with 5,000 – 6,000 residential units including the necessary infrastructure and to provide an area of approx. 40 ha for …

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Good Living, Ludwigsfelde

The design proposes five residential buildings for the 12,300 m² site. The design is based on an approximately 4 x 4 m module grid. Due to their prefabricated, modular wooden construction, the two- and three-storey buildings offer affordable, yet differentiated 2- to 4-room apartments. The new architecture translates the context of the systematic timber construction …

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Georg-Knorr-Park, Berlin

The project aims to transform the former industrial and production location of the Knorr-Bremse company in the Berlin district of Marzahn into a residential and business neighbourhood. A modern business courtyard structure will be built in addition to a maximum of 1,400 residential units surrounded by historic landmark industrial buildings, a shopping center, railways and …

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Ob dem Längelter, Heilbronn

The town’s new district “Ob dem Längelter” is a place that creates identity, consciously addressing the qualities of the urban and surrounding landscape. These qualities include the special location on the Längelter Hill, with a view of both the city and the landscape alongside the Neckar river, as well as close access to the town …

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Daycare Center, Velten

Due to stuctural change and dismantling, two large buildings of the settlement in Velten-Süd were removed. The new daycare center completes the large figure of the settlement. Furthermore it marks the beginning and end of the band of public facility buildings. The formal kink of the new architecture creates a forecourt towards the center of …

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Garden Town Angerbachauen, Duisburg

The planning team Christoph Kohl Architekten and Fugmann Janotta Partner was awarded first place for three out of five construction sites in a tender for the residential construction “Am Alten Angerbach” in the Huckingen district of Duisburg, Germany. The landscape’s character in Huckingen, Duisburg is shaped by the green meadows of the Angerbach water system. …

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