Category: Allgemein

New building for HafenCity Hamburg GmbH

HafenCity Hamburg GmbH

HafenCity Hamburg GmbH is building a new office building in the Am Sandtorpark/Grasbrook neighborhood as a zero-emissions building in order to optimally position itself for its growing urban development tasks and the associated increase in personnel and space requirements in the future.

Moringa: Cradle-to-cradle inspired living in HafenCity


Moringa: Germany’s first high-rise residential building based on the Cradle 2 Cradle principle is being built in the Elbbrücken quarter of HafenCity. With green areas on and around the building and by using smaller quantities of building materials and a sophisticated recycling concept, it sets new standards.

Ground-breaking ceremony for new elementary school Am Baakenhafen

The ground-breaking ceremony for the new elementary school Am Baakenhafen just took place. Schulbau Hamburg is building a new elementary school in HafenCity, which is directly adjacent to a daycare center for children with an educational and family center.

Free virtual tours from Guiding Architects

Guiding Architects

From October 13 to 16, Guiding Architects is offering a series of free virtual tours to highlights of modern architecture in Barcelona, Berlin, Budapest and Turin, moderated by members of the network.

Three new projects in HafenCity’s Baakenhafen quarter

HafenCity Baufeld 98

The jury of the architectural competition chaired by the Hamburg architect Nikolaus Goetze decided on the architecture for three new building projects in HafenCity`s Baakenhafen quarter as follows Eble Messerschmidt Partner Architekten, WinkingFroh Architekten and Spine Architects GmbH were the winners.

Framework plan for the Quartier am Diebsteich presented

Framework plan for the Quartier am Diebsteich

The Authority for Urban Development and Housing has presented the framework plan for the Quartier am Diebsteich to the public. It shows the development of the quarter around the new location of the Hamburg-Altona mainline and regional train station.

1st Forum Bahrenfeld: PETRA IV in the Science City

1. Forum Bahrenfeld in der Science City

1st Forum Bahrenfeld on 2nd September: for the construction of the X-ray microscope PETRA IV, a broad communication and participation process starts in the Science City. The event will be broadcast live on the internet.

Passing the Pen (9)

Passing the Pen (9)

Completely without turbulence, but with great architecture and architects who do what you enjoy most. Now comes Passing the Pen (9). This week we are flying from Brazil to the Austrian Alps, to Italy and on to Belgium.

Passing the Pen (7)

Passing the Pen (7)

Air travelling safely despite Corona, the Guiding Architects pen has already touched down in 24 cities. Now it continues its flight. This time it crosses Europe and then jumps across the Bosporus – from London to Barcelona, Frankfurt and Istanbul.

Competition for “Lightywood” in Hamburg Harburg decided

Lightywood Hamburg Harburg

The competition for the planned office complex “Lightywood” in the heart of the castle island in the Harburg Binnenhafen has been decided. From the architectural competition with seven architectural offices for two construction areas, the working group Common Agency + Heine Architekten and GMP Architekten von Gerkan, Marg und Partner emerged as the winners.