The headquarters of Deutsche Lufthansa are located directly at Frankfurt Airport. On both sides of a central access spine, the six-storey office modules were connected in alternating sequence.
Transparency, Sound Insulation and Natural Air Supply
For sound insulation reasons, the overall structure was completely covered with a glass facade as well as a roofing over the inner courtyards. The high transparency of the glass facades provide a wonderful view of the landscaped green areas and ensure natural ventilation.
Ingenhoven Architekten, Düsseldorf/Germany
2000 − 2002
2001 − 2006
Services by Werner Sobek
Structural engineering of loadbearing structure, facades and special structures (WP 1 − 8 acc. to § 64 HOAI)
Deutsche Lufthansa AG, Cologne/Germany
HG Esch, Hennef/Germany
Gestaltungspreis der Wüstenrot Stiftung 2008