We are building with Swiss beech wood

We are building with Swiss beech wood

The first beech logs are beeing processed for the ground floor in Ittigen.

Link to the film of Vander Lemes

Heroes of the building site

Heroes of the building site

Documentation of the progress of St.Jakobshalle and the persons responsible by the photographer Barbara Bühler (http://www.barbarabuehler.com).

Webcam

Telebasel News, 4 October 2017

Office tour 2017

Office tour 2017

During three days, we travelled to Ivrea, Turin and Como visiting numerous buildings by Nervi, Matté Trucco, Piano, Figini & Pollini, Terragni and many more.

Giant crane for the AHV

Giant crane for the AHV

The largest mobile crane in Switzerland is mounting the last elements on the facade of the AHV building in Geneva.

“Der Bestatter” in Malters

“Der Bestatter” in Malters

The sixth season of the successful series “Der Bestatter” has partly been shot in Malters. For this purpose, the Kaiserhof was occupied for several days. The gardening company Hodel & Partner temporarily became the funeral undertaker Liechtinger.

Start construction work in Ittigen

Start construction work in Ittigen

The building contractor started concreting the base slab.

Prestudy Event ETH 2017

Prestudy Event ETH 2017

Im Rahmen des Prestudy Events an der ETH gab Raphael Kräutler den Studienbeginnern einen Einblick in die Praxis der Architekturberufes.

Ground-breaking Geneva

Ground-breaking Geneva

On Thursday, 8 June 2017, the groundbreaking ceremony for the headquarters of an international organisation took place in Geneva with Dr. Margaret Chan, Director-General, Ambassador Valentin Zellweger as representative of the Swiss Confederation, Mr François Longchamp, President of the Canton of Geneva and the President of the Community of Pregny-Chambésy, Mr Philippe Schwarm.

Lecture in Milan

Lecture in Milan

Raphael Kräutler gave a lecture on «Facades» at the Politecnico di Milano on Tuesday morning, June 13th, 2017.

Ground-breaking in Ittigen

Ground-breaking in Ittigen

After nearly five years of planning, the ground-breaking ceremony was celebrated on 1st June 2017. We would like to thank all the project participants for their excellent cooperation so far!

7th prize Sciences de la Vie Uni/EPFL

7th prize Sciences de la Vie Uni/EPFL

Our project was awarded the 7th prize. An international two-stage competition for the extension of the Life Science division in Lausanne.

Designers’ Saturday

Designers’ Saturday

We are glad to realize an installation at the 16th Designers’ Saturday, November 5th and 6th, with the danish furniture manufacturer Fritz Hansen.

«Milestone» St. Jakobshalle

«Milestone» St. Jakobshalle

It’s going on! A stone of 26 tones was delivered at construction area. This stone will carry the projecting roof. St. Jakobshalle is the second largest event hall of Switzerland.

Photographs: Barbara Bühler und Berrel Berrel Kräutler

Office tour 2016

Office tour 2016

The office tour took us this year to the westside of Switzerland and abroad: Ittigen, Vouvry, Evian, Geneva, Biel and Basel.