DAM Preis 2017

The "DAM Preis für Architektur in Deutschland 2017" will be awarded on 27 Janauary, 2017. Our Kindertagesstätte +e in Marburg, together with opus Architekten and ee concept, is one of the nominated projects.

To the website of the DAM Preis


ETA-Fabrik in db 1-2.2017

The January/February 2017 issue of the db (deutsche bauzeitung) with the topic "prefabricated" ("vorgefertigt") presents the ETA-Fabrik in a long article.

To the website of db

Ingenieurbaukunst 2017

The year book "Ingenieurbaukunst 2017" is now for sale in bookshops everywhere. Our text on the +e Kindertagesstätte in Marburg, together with opus Architekten und ee concept, is a part of it.

To the website of Ernst & Sohn
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Two outstanding steel buildings

Two projects by osd are being presented in the publication "Ausgezeichneter Stahlbau 2016" (Award-winning Steel Buildings 2016):

the BVB Fanwelt in Dortmund, together with msm meyer schmitz-morkramer, chosen for the "Preis des Deutschen Stahlbaues 2016",

and the Landesarchiv NRW in Duisburg, together with Ortner & Ortner Baukunst, awarded with the "Ingenieurpreis des Deutschen Stahlbaues 2015".

To the website of Callwey Publishers

Topping out ceremony for Hamburg Height 3

On October 13th the HOCHTIEF project Hamburg Heights 3 has been topped out. The new building is part of the so-called Spiegelinsel and will be used by a hotel. osd provided the facade planning, thermic building physics and building an room acoustics. The architecture is by Winking Froh.

Link to an article at Immobilienmanager

Topping out ceremony at Hösbach

On October 7th the new building for the traffic police inspectorate Aschaffenburg has been topped out. Present was, among others, the bavarian state secretary for the interior and construction Gerhard Eck. osd renders structural design services. The architecture comes from Bez+Kock Architekten from Stuttgart.

Topping out ceremony at Hösbach

Link to the article from the BR


Botanical Garden Gießen

The Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen plans to build anew its greenhouse-complex at the Botanischer Garten. osd provides services regarding the structural design and thermic building physics. The architecture is by Haas Architekten.

To the website of the Botanischer Garten


Two nominations for the DGNB award 2016

Two projects by osd have been nominated for this years DGNB award 'sustainable building': the ETA-Fabrik in Darmstadt, that has been designed together with Dietz Joppien Architekten and the TU Darmstadt, and the +e Kita in Marburg, designed together with opus Architekten und ee concept. A highly renowned jury will choose the top 3 among the seven nominations in late October.

To the website of the DGNB award

Modell Factory

Klaus Siegele (frei04 publizistik) presents the ETA-Fabrik in Darmstadt as a "modell factory" in the journal Gebäude Energieberater.

Link to the article
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Recognition - Extension Staats- und Stadtbibliothek Augsburg

The draft from osd and Gerber Architekten for an extension to the Staats- und Stadtbibliothek Augsburg has been awarded with a recognition.

The jury lauded especially the addition of an similarly proportioned, but significantly smaller wing to the monument and the clear and neat arrangement of the areas. Also the attractive open spaces and the almost complete preservation of the existing trees have been appreciated.