Consolidated Results 2018: Drees & Sommer Continues to Invest in Sustainability and Digital Transformation
The international real estate consulting company Drees & Sommer generated sales of EUR 424.9 million in 2018, a year-on-year increase of almost 12 percent. Its profit was up 6 percent, at EUR 47.7 million. Further growth in the company, which is managed by its partners, is inextricably linked with sustainable and digital buildings.
Where Old Meets New: New Building for the Felix Platter University Geriatrics Center Safeguards the Future of Geriatric Medicine
The new build project for the Felix Platter University Geriatrics Center is pioneering in one important respect: it is so far the only project of its size in Europe to have been planned and realized entirely digitally at all stages from the very start using building information modelling (BIM).
Freiburg City Hall Wins German Sustainability Award
The DGNB Sustainable Building award of the German Sustainable Building Council was bestowed to the new city hall in Freiburg’s Stühlinger district for outstanding implementation of ecological and architectural standards. The award was presented in the German city of Düsseldorf on December 7, 2018.
Integration of BIM, LCM® and Timber Construction: Campus of Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts on Suurstoffi Site wins Swiss Architecture Prize Arc-Award
The new campus of Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HSLU) on the Suurstoffi site not only boasts the tallest timber high-rise building in Switzerland, but the implementation of the project is also innovative.
Hammerbrooklyn Digital Campus: Campus of the Future is Being Built in Hamburg
The Hammerbrooklyn.DigitalCampus is being developed into a pioneer in the field of digital transformation and innovation on former wholesale market areas between Hamburg’s main railroad station and the HafenCity harbor district.
LCM Digital: An Innovative Platform For Digital Schedule And Process Planning
In cooperation with Consolidated Contractors Company (CCC), the largest building contractor in the Middle East, Drees & Sommer is developing a new platform for efficient construction-processes – LCM Digital.
'The future belongs to intelligent buildings’
Right Mix, Real Value is the motto chosen by the consulting, planning and project management company Drees & Sommer for the Expo Real, an international trade fair for property and investment. What exactly does this mean, and how far has digitization progressed in the real estate industry? The interviewer Cornelia Frey asked the Executive Board members Dierk Mutschler and Steffen Szeidl.