HBW Timber in the City

Timber in the City
Awarded with wienwood15 prize.

To support the development of ecological construction methods and materials the City of Vienna initialized a competition for a pilot project for the first multi-level, pre-fabricated timber residential complex in Vienna. The site has two different zones laws which is reflected in the design and allows for a high-density residential complex which has generous public spaces and green zones.

Location Vienna, Austria
Project start 2011
Category Residential
Typology Public
Type Design Implementation
Status completed
Net area (m²) 5.500
Units 31
Con. Costs (€)
Client Familie / Sozialbau AG
Office team LH, RH, HE, NK, GL