Housing Estate Toblerstrasse 


2017, Zürich-Fluntern

 The Zürichberg housing estate captivates with its unusual architecture: 13 compact solitary buildings with a triangular ground plan, which create cabinet-like exterior spaces through their rotated and offset arrangement.

 

Residential building sue&til 


2019, Winterthur

 sue&til: The currently largest wooden residential building in Switzerland contains 307 apartments, a mixed-use ground floor and 200 parking lots. The 6-storey building is a flagship project for timber construction in Switzerland.

 

School Complex Chrüzacher 


2017, Bassersdorf

 At the initiative of Timbatec, the new school complex in Bassersdorf produced even more timber than planned. Originally, only the walls of the gym were to be made of timber, but the roof of concrete. Timbatec also proposed to build the roof in timber construction in order to save costs.

 

Autobahn-Werkhof 


2017, Loveresse BE

 Highest precision was required at the Werkhof of the A16 motorway in Loveresse in the Bernese Jura. Due to the enormous mass of the 150 meter long hall, the timber construction elements had to fit exactly.

 

Apartment buildings Wolf and Edelweiss 


2017, Andermatt

 After The Chedi Hotel, Timbatec was awarded another contract in the holiday village Andermatt Reuss. At the two apartment buildings Wolf and Edelweiss, the timber construction engineers were responsible for the statics of the roof construction and for the fire protection of the shingle facade of one residential building.

 

A Residence made entirely of Swiss Timber 


2016, Köniz

 The Arborea residential house in Köniz, which is concealed behind the solidly constructed arcades, is a pure timber construction.

 

MFH Johnsonhaus 


2014, Köniz

 In the heart of the municipality of Köniz, a residential and commercial building on Neuhausplatz has been built in a sunny location close to the center.

 

Hotel The Chedi 


2014, Andermatt

 "Andermatt Swiss Alps" is a year-round holiday destination in the heart of the Swiss Alps. The project comprises six 4 and 5-star hotels, around 500 apartments in 42 buildings and 25 exclusive chalets.

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Timber Grows with You

More and more large buildings are being built with timber as a renewable building material. Timbatec is a leading, innovative company in this growing future market. We construct multi-story buildings, industrial buildings and bridges in timber. And we develop modern timber construction products according to individual requirements.

 
  • Wooden Platform Provides an Optimal View of the New Elephant Enclosure

    Wooden Platform Provides an Optimal View of the New Elephant Enclosure

    23.03.2017 Line

    The elephants from Basel Zoo have significantly more space to move since last week. The zoo has built a new, generously designed elephant enclosure. Visitors can observe the elephants from an impressive wooden viewing platform, the structure and construction of which was carried out by Timbatec.

  • SAC-Hut with Wooden Construction Expanded

    SAC-Hut with Wooden Construction Expanded

    21.03.2017 Line

    When the new winter season started at the beginning of February, the Lämmerenhütte of the Swiss Alpine Club (SAC) surprised customers with considerably more space. The hut above the Gemmi Pass has been extended by five meters since last autumn.

  • ANS Architekten, Worb: Praise for Wood as a Building Material

    ANS Architekten, Worb: Praise for Wood as a Building Material

    17.03.2017 Line

    The architectural office ANS Architect and Planner SIA AG from Worb near Bern has been in existence for 40 years. In its anniversary brochure, the office documents selected wooden buildings. Among them is the new building of the wood processor OLWO, in which Timbatec was involved.

  • We Welcome the New Interns at Timbatec:

    We Welcome the New Interns at Timbatec:

    06.03.2017 Line

    Johann Maître (Bern), Pascal Schönbächler (Bern), Stefan Vogt (Zürich), Sebastian Zwahlen (Zürich), not pictured: Lukas Reich (Thun)

  • Timber Construction Planning: Involve All Parties at an Early Stage

    Timber Construction Planning: Involve All Parties at an Early Stage

    27.02.2017 Line

    The timber construction engineer is the process optimized interface: this is how Stefan Zöllig of Timbatec defined the profile of his guild at the 22nd International Timber Construction Forum in Germany. At this important industry event, the Timbatec founder had the opportunity to explain the know-how of timber construction engineers and the services they can provide in planning.

  • Arborea: A Wooden House behind Concrete Trees

    Arborea: A Wooden House behind Concrete Trees

    23.02.2017 Line

    The building in Köniz immediately catches the eye: the recently completed wooden house called Arborea hides behind imposing concrete columns. They are used to support the arcades through which the apartments are accessible.

  • Timbatec CEO Stefan Zöllig at Berne Wood Day 2017

    Timbatec CEO Stefan Zöllig at Berne Wood Day 2017

    17.02.2017 Line

    What potential does the wood have and what gaps need to be closed? Experts will be looking into these questions at Bern Wood Day 2017, which will take place on 17 March in Münsingen.

  • In Operation for Two Decades of Timber Construction

    In Operation for Two Decades of Timber Construction

    01.02.2017 Line

    Already 20 years ago, on February 1, 1997, engineer Stefan Zöllig founded Timbatec Timber Construction Engineers Switzerland Ltd. Meanwhile, the engineering office is already represented at four locations and has been involved in the construction of several hundred wooden buildings over the last 20 years.

  • "sue&til" Development: First House Erected

    "sue&til" Development: First House Erected

    30.11.2016 Line

    The largest timber construction project currently underway in Switzerland is making progress. The erection of the first wooden building was recently celebrated at the "sue&til" development in Oberwinterthur. The foundation stone for the development was laid in April this year.

  • Timbatec Founder Stefan Zöllig at the Bau+Energie fair in Bern

    Timbatec Founder Stefan Zöllig at the Bau+Energie fair in Bern

    16.11.2016 Line

    At the beginning of December, the Bau+Energie trade fair invites construction experts to the BERNEXPO trade fair and congress centre. The fair, which runs from the 8th to the 11th of December, also hosts numerous events. Timbatec founder Stefan Zöllig will talk about his experiences with wooden buildings on several of these occasions.

 
 
 

Switzerland:

Headquarters

Timbatec Timber Construction Engineers Switzerland Ltd.

Niesenstrasse 1, 3600 Thun

Tel: +41 58 255 15 10

thun@timbatec.ch


Zürich Branch

Timbatec Timber Construction Engineers Switzerland Ltd.

Ausstellungsstrasse 36, 8005 Zürich

Tel: +41 58 255 15 20

zuerich@timbatec.ch


Bern Branch

Timbatec Timber Construction Engineers Switzerland Ltd.

Falkenplatz 1, 3012 Bern

Tel: +41 58 255 15 30

bern@timbatec.ch

Austria:

Headquarters Vienna (A) 

Timbatec Timber Construction Engineers GmbH
Im Werd 6/31a, 1020 Wien 
Tel: +43 720 2733 01

wien@timbatec.at


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