Fourth Comprehensive School Aachen, Germany

  • Competition for the re-use of an existing, urban site as a new comprehensive school in Aachen
  • Sustainable architectural concept for a modern comprehensive school
  • Sensible extension of the existing buildings from the 50s & 60s
  • A new forum to link the building volumes and create a focal point for the whole composition
  • Extension of the canteen and a second sports hall
  • Material optimised fish belly trusses out of timber spanning the sports hall in style
  • EnEV2009 -30% Standard

Architect 
Roswag Architekten

Structural Engineer, Earth Building Consultancy 
Ziegert | Seiler Ingenieure

Landscape Architect 
freianlage.de Landschaftsarchitektur

Building Systems Consultancy 
planungsteam energie + bauen

Area 
5.963 sq m