21. July 2022

Flying whale landed at Wien Museum!

Earlier this week, the legendary whale from the Prater was hoisted up by winches to its new home – in the atrium of the Wien Museum. There he will greet future visitors from a lofty height after the museum opens in 2023.

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18. July 2022

New architecture, good food and pure nature

In the context of refurbishing the existing buildings of the restaurant and agricultural facilities that have grown over generations, new additions were also added.

Additional overnight accommodation for unconventional guests is available in the new, large glass house, and underneath there is also a new bathing area.

Architecture: PPAG architects
Structural planning: werkraum ingenieure

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27. June 2022

‘Forum Am Seebogen’ at the IBA_Vienna 2022

At the International Building Exhibition in Vienna 2022, the recently completed ‘Forum Am Seebogen’ in the Urban Lakeside Aspern acts as an external base for the IBA. The IBA_Vienna 2022 and the presentation of the results will be open to the public with a large complementary programme until 18th of November, 2022.

We are pleased to have been able to contribute our know-how in structural design to this forward-looking project by the architects’ office heri&salli in the system development of the timber modular construction method.

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14. June 2022

Opening of Mauterndorf Castle drawbridge

Artist Toni Schmale’s artistic concept – a drawbridge for Mauterndorf Castle – was turned into reality. Now – shortly before summer 2022 – the bridge was ceremoniously opened and made accessible to all.

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19. May 2022

ÖGUT Environmental Award 2021 – “Innovation and City” Category

The Plus Energy Quarter ‘Pilzgasse 33’, based on the technical concept “Productive City” of the City of Vienna, was awarded with the ÖGUT Environmental Award.

We are pleased to have been involved in this innovative project for the new city quarter in Floridsdorf – 21st district of Vienna – together with the architectural office SOYKA/SILBER/SOYKA.

Architecture: SOYKA/SILBER/SOYKA
Structural design: werkraum ingenieure

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14. April 2022

Escape staircase Sonnenfelsgasse

In the early baroque building in Vienna’s city centre, the “Domus Universitatis” – part of Vienna’s first university – the existing inner courtyard could be enriched with an escape staircase – as an interesting new architectural element.

Architecture: heri&salli
Structural design: werkraum ingenieure

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24. March 2022

MKKD – spectacular construction progress

One of our long-term and at the same time most spectacular projects is the MKKD – Museum of Concrete Art – in Ingolstadt.
A listed factory building – the old foundry hall in Ingolstadt – is currently being converted into an art museum.

Architecture: querkraft architekten
Structural design: werkraum ingenieure

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2. December 2021

Competition 1st prize: Graz Center of Physics

The University of Graz, TU Graz, BIG and the Ministry of Science presented the winning project of the architectural competition Graz Center of Physics, one of the largest university construction projects in Austria, at the end of November 2021.
Winning design by the architectural office: fasch&fuchs.architekten + structural design: werkraum ingenieure

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1. October 2021

Opening of the EXPO in Dubai

EXPO 2020 in Dubai has opened. With its contribution, the Austrian pavilion takes part in the international energy debate and provides answers to questions of climate-sensitive construction. The international exhibition will open its doors from 1 October 2021 to 31 March 2022.

Architecture: querkraft architekten
Structural planning: werkraum ingenieure

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