Projects / buildings


Centre For Biotechnology
University Of Leipzig

Competition: 1st prize
Architecture award city of Leipzig 2003

Task: New construction of a biotechnology-biomedical centre
GSA ca. 24,000 sq.m

Client: University of Leipzig
Leipziger Gewerbehofgesellschaft

Assignment: 2001
Start of construction: 2002
Completion: 2003
Service phases: 1–9

The new construction next to a public space in Leipzig contains university research as well as industrial research and development facilities in a single laboratory building. The meandering building supports the demands of the site with its distinct urban structure without renouncing pragmatic and flexible structures inside.