The Birkenrain retirement and nursing home has 35 single rooms and was reopened in May 2021 after a complete renovation. Timbatec supervised the extension and was responsible for the QS fire protection for the whole building (QSS3).
First prize in the project competition Tower Altberg! A wooden tower with a palisade-like column arrangement on the diagonals of the foundation, a staircase opening upwards and a roofed viewing platform at a good 30 m height.
The new building of the Wier nursing home in Ebnat-Kappel is designed as a hybrid construction. All the wood used comes from the surrounding communities of Ebnat-Kappel. This required good coordination.
To accommodate all the vehicles of staff and visitors, the mental health network expanded its site in Villars-sur-Glâne with a parking garage. On the attic floor, 1150m² of practice rooms and meeting rooms were created in wood construction.
Thanks to an extension and a storey addition, the Gallenbüel school building in Aeugst am Albis once again offers sufficient space for all pupils. Timbatec was responsible for the statics and fire protection.
The new four-story building for the RFSM is the first hospital in Switzerland to be constructed entirely of wood. Timbatec provided all timber engineering services for this Minergie-P building, contributing to the building's safety.
The municipality and Estoppey-Reber AG had the industrial hall in Châtel-St-Denis in the canton of Fribourg renovated. The roof was insulated and reinforced so that it can withstand the heavy snow loads in the future.
The Simmental Arena, the new multifunctional hall in Zweisimmen, is largely made of Swiss wood. What's more, it does not require any interior supports at all. The roof is supported by ten 38-meter-long arched trusses.
Gstaad has made its sports center fit for the future. In addition to the construction of a wellness area, the wooden support structure of the indoor swimming pool was extensively renovated. Timbatec analyzed its condition and defined the renovation measures.
The Nuthonie Theater, with its 590 seats, is part of the cultural scene of the Canton of Fribourg. As the glued joints on the important girders were slowly disintegrating, those responsible commissioned a condition analysis. Under the direction of Timbatec, the cultural venue was renovated.
NGG Gänserndorf offers a symbiosis of living, therapy and employment for young adults with disabilities according to their needs. The different uses are divided among four buildings, day group, training, living and therapy yard.
In Villars-sûr-Glâne, two school buildings were renovated and the gymnasium and the connecting wooden wing were newly built - and all this during ongoing school operations. For everyone involved, this meant planning the work very precisely.
In Kirchdorf, the music pavilion is the last building block of the new education campus. It is a free-standing solitaire visible from all sides with the stage to the south and a bus stop for the school bus to the north.