Integral planning

On April 10th, Klaus Fäth lectures about „Integral planning – from the idea to the completion” as an opening lecture for the bau(sch) & bogen series, presented by the department of architecture at the university in Siegen.

To the website of the department


Two new sports facilities in Karlsruhe

In cooperation with raum-z Architekten, osd won the first prize within an architectural competition to build two new sports facilities for the school center Südwest in Karlsruhe-Oberreut. All competition entries will be exhibited from 12th to 17th february (1-7pm) at the Schlachthofareal, Alter Schlachthof 1.

To the article by ka-news


E+ KITA nominated for NIKE

The e+ Kita at the Vitosareal in Marburg, a cooperation with opus architekten and ee concept, was selected as one of the five Hessian nominations for the nationwide BDA - prize for architecture 2019 “Nike”. osd was commissioned with the structural design. Our project Lichtkirche was nominated in 2016, the Städel Museum won the prize „Nike für Neuerung“ in 2013.

To the website of the BDA Hessen


Kallmorgen Tower

The Kallmorgen Tower (formerly IBM Hochhaus), which was completed at the end of 2018, received the German Design Award 2019 – Special Mention in the category Excellent Communication Designs / Corporate Identity. Congratulations to QUEST Management and ROOM Communication!

To the website of the Kallmorgen Tower


Exhibition at the DAM 2019

Within the BDA-exhibition „Big Houses, Small Houses“at DAM Frankfurt (17.01.-17.02.2019) you can see our project +e Kindertagesstätte in Marburg, which was honored with the "Simon-Louis-du-Ry-Plakette". The opening of the exhibition is on January 16th, 2019.

To the website of the DAM


Happy New Year

Please receive our warmest thanks, Merry Christmas and all the best for 2019.

Reconstruction of the stadium in Darmstadt

The general planner 1100: Architekten comissioned osd with the structural design for the new stand (except the roof structure) in connection with the reconstruction of the SV Darmstadt 98 football stadium. On December 8th, 2018, the uncovered stand was used fot the last time by the "Lilien"-fans.

To the article in the FAZ

Appreciation for Height 1

Hamburg Height 1 (a refurbishment of the former Spiegel-Verlagshaus), in cooperation with Winking Froh Architekten and IFFT Institut für Fassadentechnik Frankfurt GmbH Karlotto Schott, got a appreciation at the BDA Hamburg Architektur Preis 2018.

To the website of the BDA Prize

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1 out of 3

Our project Hamburg Height 1, in cooperation with Winking Froh Architekten, got a top-3 placing at this year’s German Sustainability Award (DGNB-Preis 2018 / Deutscher Nachhaltigkeitspreis). Annette Romahn, Winking Froh Architekten, talks about the project and its unique sustainability aspects in this DGNB video.

To the website of the German Sustainable Building Council

Denkmal und Energie 2019

There is an article about “Strageties for the rehabilitation of listed buildings, built in the time of post-war modernism” published in the yearbook „Denkmal und Energie 2019“, Weller/Scheuring (ed.) / Springer Vieweg. Florian Mähl highlights our projects Kreisverwaltung Kaiserslautern, Fraunhofer-Institut LBF-K placed in Darmstadt (Technikum des ehemaligen DKI), Hamburg Height 1 (formerly Spiegel-Verlagshaus) and Neue Mainer Straße 84 in Frankfurt.