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.


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.

  • Prix Lignum

    Prix Lignum

    16.10.2021 Line

    The Prix Lignum 2021 honors the innovative, high-quality and forward-looking use of wood in buildings, interior design, furniture and artistic works. The Rynetel wildlife bridge over the A1 freeway and the «Krokodil» in Winterthur are awarded with a recognition.

  • Building of the week: Zwinglistrasse extension

    Building of the week: Zwinglistrasse extension

    14.10.2021 Line

    Swiss-Architects, the platform of the current architecture scene, selects the building of the week on a weekly basis. Last week, the addition on Zwinglistrasse had the honor under the title fresh cell cure in wood element construction. We congratulate the architects Beat Nievergelt GmbH and thank them for the inspiring collaboration.

  • Net zero CO₂ thanks to timber construction

    Net zero CO₂ thanks to timber construction

    20.09.2021 Line

    This coming weekend, the population of the Canton of Bern will vote on a climate protection article - Timbatec says YES. Because: We are in favor of climate protection, and building with wood makes a significant contribution to this. In today's edition of "Der Bund" Stefan Zöllig explains why we have to stop building with steel and concrete.

  • CO₂ bonus for timber buildings

    CO₂ bonus for timber buildings

    09.09.2021 Line

    The Austrian Federal Ministry for the Environment subsidizes timber construction projects with up to one euro per kilogram of wood used and a maximum of half a million euros per project and applicant. This is a clear commitment to wood as a building material. Timbatec welcomes this initiative and encourages all building owners to submit their projects.

  • Tour of the house full of innovations

    Tour of the house full of innovations

    07.09.2021 Line

    Due to high demand, the HOLZarchitekTOUR will stop again in Thun at BMW15 - a multi-family house full of innovations. On October 21, together with the Initiative Holz BE, we invite you to the guided tour.

  • ArchitekTOUR in the wood cellar - a complete success

    ArchitekTOUR in the wood cellar - a complete success

    02.09.2021 Line

    Basements made of wood are more environmentally friendly, can be built faster and offer a more pleasant atmosphere. The first wooden basement in Switzerland was inaugurated and certified as part of an ArchitektTOUR: the wood used comes from Switzerland and stores a total of 222 tons of CO₂.

  • School building extension with TS3 technology

    School building extension with TS3 technology

    26.08.2021 Line

    The school building "Feld" in Richterswil is being topped up and renovated at a cost of 7.6 million Swiss francs. Around four million Swiss francs of this will be invested in the two-storey addition with TS3 technology. This will create an additional 1,542 square meters of space for classrooms, group rooms and a music room.

  • TS3 at the lido Hopfräben, Brunnen

    TS3 at the lido Hopfräben, Brunnen

    19.08.2021 Line

    Seemingly weightless, the new TS3 construction roofs the service and changing buildings of the lido in Brunnen. Together with Dettling Holzbau and steinerARCHITEKTUR TS3 invites to a project tour with aperitif - a good opportunity to get to know the technology.

  • Extension in large format

    Extension in large format

    17.08.2021 Line

    With careful renovation and a large-scale addition, the venerable cardboard and paper mill in the Bern suburb of Stettlen is being transformed into modern living space and a hub for startups and many creative and bright minds. Armin Schawalder will present the project at the Forum Holzbau in Cologne on October 20.

  • Invitation to the first cellar made of wood

    Invitation to the first cellar made of wood

    16.08.2021 Line

    The BMW15 apartment building in Thun is an innovative showcase project: it stands on the first cellar made of wood in Switzerland, does not require heating and breaks new ground in digital planning. On 1 September, we invite you to a guided tour together with the Initiative Holz BE.



Thun Branch

Timbatec Timber Construction Engineers Switzerland Ltd.

Niesenstrasse 1, 3600 Thun

Tel: +41 58 255 15 10


Zürich Branch

Timbatec Timber Construction Engineers Switzerland Ltd.

Ausstellungsstrasse 36, 8005 Zürich

Tel: +41 58 255 15 20


Delémont Branch

Timbatec Timber Construction Engineers Switzerland Ltd.

Avenue de la Gare 49, 2800 Delémont 

+41 58 255 15 40 


Bern Branch

Timbatec Timber Construction Engineers Switzerland Ltd.

Falkenplatz 1, 3012 Bern

Tel: +41 58 255 15 30



Headquarters Vienna (A) 

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



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