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.

 

The Werkhof of the A16 motorway 


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.

 
  • Tons of Timber Structures on their Way through the Simmental

    Tons of Timber Structures on their Way through the Simmental

    05.09.2017 Line

    The municipality of Zweisimmen in the Bernese Oberland will receive a new market and event hall with integrated fire station, which will be constructed as a pure wooden building. Since the end of August, arched girders weighing tons, which will support the hall roof, have been transported to Zweisimmen.

  • Timber Bridge Replaces Dilapidated Concrete Bridge

    Timber Bridge Replaces Dilapidated Concrete Bridge

    01.09.2017 Line

    Last week, the new Wühribrücke bridge in the Bernese Oberland was inaugurated with a celebration. The timber bridge, which connects the two communities of Teuffenthal and Horrenbach near Thun, replaces the old concrete bridge.

  • A Book about a Timber House on the Road

    A Book about a Timber House on the Road

    25.08.2017 Line

    With the House of Switzerland made of Timber, the House of Switzerland officially represents the country at major international events. The timber house was designed in 2014 by Spillmann Echsle Architects from Zurich for the Swiss Foreign Ministry. Now a book is dedicated to the mobile house, where Timbatec was responsible for the timber construction.

  • Children's Playground Built with Beech Timber from the Zurich's Forests

    Children's Playground Built with Beech Timber from the Zurich's Forests

    28.07.2017 Line

    Since mid-July, children have again been romping around the playground Buchholz in Zurich Witikon. The completely renovated playground was built exclusively of beech timber. The playground has revolutionary character, since up to now only very rarely are beech buildings built in the open air.

  • Erect: New School Buildings with Lots of Wood in Münchenstein

    Erect: New School Buildings with Lots of Wood in Münchenstein

    27.07.2017 Line

    Two new buildings on the Lange Heid school grounds in Münchenstein BL have recently been completed, and the topping-out ceremony will soon be celebrated. Both buildings are predominantly made of wood: with the exception of the building cores, most of the two school buildings are made of natural building materials.

  • SAC Advertises to Patrons with a Wooden Mountain Hut

    SAC Advertises to Patrons with a Wooden Mountain Hut

    19.07.2017 Line

    The Swiss Alpine Club (SAC) is looking for patrons and new members. For this purpose, a special brochure was prepared. The Lämmerenhütte, in whose extension Timbatec played a major role, is prominently presented.

  • First Large Timbatec Vienna Wooden Residential Building in Planning

    First Large Timbatec Vienna Wooden Residential Building in Planning

    17.07.2017 Line

    In Vienna 17 a real life dream in wood construction in the green with 54 housing units will be developed. Construction will start in early 2018. The structural design for the 4 point houses with 4 stories each comes from Timbatec. The staircases and lift shafts are also designed in wood construction.

  • Timbatec Vienna: A Folding Unit of Brettsperrholz for the Music Pavilion in Kirchdorf

    Timbatec Vienna: A Folding Unit of Brettsperrholz for the Music Pavilion in Kirchdorf

    17.07.2017 Line

    Timbatec Timber Construction Engineers GmbH was responsible for the structural design and detailed statics of the music pavilion in Kirchdorf. After intensive preparation and planning of the building, the plans for this impressive pavilion were drawn up. The pavilion, about six meters high at its highest point, impresses with its unique design and makes the community of Kirchdorf appear even more interesting due to its extraordinary appearance.

  • The Big Comeback: Building with Wood Again!

    The Big Comeback: Building with Wood Again!

    27.06.2017 Line

    The building material wood is back in the cities. As late as the 20th century, wooden buildings had practically disappeared from urban space. Today, however, 100 meter high wooden buildings are already being constructed. The magazine "bauRundschau" presents five pioneering timber construction projects.

  • Werkhof Loveresse: An Elegant Building made of Swiss Wood

    Werkhof Loveresse: An Elegant Building made of Swiss Wood

    12.05.2017 Line

    The new plant yard in Loveresse in the Bernese Jura was recently put into operation after a construction period of around 15 months. The 150-meter-long wooden building replaces various factory yards in the canton.

 
 
 

Switzerland:

Thun Branch

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


Delémont Branch

Timbatec Timber Construction Engineers Switzerland Ltd.

Avenue de la Gare 49, 2800 Delémont 

+41 58 255 15 40 

delemont@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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