Urban planning competition launched for the expansion of Hamburg’s main station. The city is holding a competition in coordination with Deutsche Bahn.
Elbtower in HafenCity: development plan approved. After three hours, the commission approved the development plan for Germany’s third tallest building. The 245-meter office and hotel tower is to be the finishing touch to HafenCity.
New parks and open spaces for winter walks in Hamburg. Given the pandemic situation, parks and public spaces have become essential places of refuge. We present some of these new open spaces in Hamburg.
Shortly before Christmas, the best Hamburg buildings were awarded the prestigious BDA Hamburg Architecture Prize and the BDA / Hamburger Abendblatt Public Architecture Prize 2020! With these two awards, the BDA Hamburg wants to honor and highlight exemplary buildings that have been created in Hamburg in the past two years and set quality standards in contemporary architecture.
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: 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.
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.
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.
Five years before the planned completion of the Elbtower in Hamburg’s HafenCity, a multi-storey model facade of what will be the city’s tallest building has been constructed.
Delugan Meissl has won the competition for the so-called Campus Tower in the eastern part of Hamburg`s HafenCity. The office buildings, which consist of one block and one tower structure, will be used for a wide range of purposes. On the ground floor, a so-called ‘Showcase for Ideas’ will be created, which will be a platform for start-up businesses and entrepreneurs. Large windows will ensure a working space with plenty of light. There will be a bar with an outside terrace on the 15th floor, over 50 metres high.