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.

 
  • Timbatec Timber construction Engineering am World Conference on Timber Engineering (WCTE)

    Timbatec Timber construction Engineering am World Conference on Timber Engineering (WCTE)

    29.08.2016 Line

    Our company participated as a partner in WCTE. Our new exhibition stand, where we could show our vision of the city made of wood, attracted a lot of attention.

  • Timbatec: Ten Years Zürich

    Timbatec: Ten Years Zürich

    01.07.2016 Line

    It is already 10 years since Timbatec opened a branch office in Switzerland's largest city this summer: in mid-2006, the first Zurich Timbatec employees started working in their own office.

  • A Wooden Yard for the New Motorway

    A Wooden Yard for the New Motorway

    28.06.2016 Line

    The mass of the future plant yard of the A16 motorway is impressive: 150 metres long and 30 metres wide. This wooden building, which will be built in the valley basin of the Vallée de Tavannes, is scheduled to go into operation at the end of 2016. Half of the building is currently standing, the erection ceremony is planned for the end of July.

  • The City of the Future is Made of Wood

    The City of the Future is Made of Wood

    31.05.2016 Line

    In our newsletter we explain six good reasons why wooden buildings are a major enhancement, especially in urban areas. In addition, we show you a few current objects such as the new residential and office building "Am Neuhausplatz" in Köniz or the day nursery Ilgen in Zurich. The newsletter can be downloaded here.

  • Swiss Beech for Apartment Building in Zurich

    Swiss Beech for Apartment Building in Zurich

    24.05.2016 Line

    In the course of the renovation of an apartment building belonging to the PWG Foundation, the architects' office "kämpfen für architektur ag" (Zurich) increased the living space by 30% by timber construction. Generous balconies have been added outside for all apartments. Pressure-impregnated beech was used for this.

  • Leica Tachymeter Builder 509 purchased

    Leica Tachymeter Builder 509 purchased

    29.04.2016 Line

    Timbatec has purchased a Leica Tachymeter Builder 509 for construction photography. With this device and the seamless integration in CADWORK 3D, buildings can easily be measured with a laser beam, transferred wirelessly to a notebook and reproduced three-dimensionally with millimeter accuracy in CAD.

  • TIMBATEC at the International Construction Congress

    TIMBATEC at the International Construction Congress

    28.04.2016 Line

    When around 2,000 decision-makers from public and private clients, engineering offices and construction and building materials companies meet at the Vienna International Center for the BUILDING CONGRESS, the focus for two days is on the latest state of the art construction technology and technically impressive showcase projects.

  • "sue&til": Switzerland's Largest Timber Construction Project Started

    "sue&til": Switzerland's Largest Timber Construction Project Started

    18.04.2016 Line

    In April, the foundation stone was laid in Winterthur for the largest timber development ever planned in Switzerland. More than 300 apartments are being built in the 2000-watt capable development, for which Timbatec is responsible for planning the timber construction. The first residents will be able to move into their new homes in spring 2018.

  • City of Wood

    City of Wood

    30.03.2016 Line

    Cities made of wood should become reality. At a conference, the timber industry explained to institutional builders how large-volume, economical and safe construction can be achieved in cities with wood. Timbatec was a sponsor and partner.

  • Lignum Prize for Johnson House

    Lignum Prize for Johnson House

    22.02.2016 Line

    The residential and commercial building of the Stanley Thomas Johnson Foundation in Köniz received the "Recognition Region Mitte" at the Lignum Prize 2015. The Lignum Prize is awarded every three years in five major regions of Switzerland for pioneering timber construction projects.

 
 
 

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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