Zug Canton: Highest Wood Skyscraper in Switzerland Is Being Built
1,500 residents, 2,000 students and more than 2,500 jobs: the Suurstoffi area in Risch Rotkreuz, Swiss Canton of Zug, is developing into a place of learning and work, residential area and recreation zone. The highest wood skyscraper in Switzerland with a total height of 60 meters is being built on the total area of some 10 hectares with a zero-zero sustainability goal.
Digital Office Building for Germany’s Startup Scene
How tomorrow’s digital working world will look, and the requirements that buildings will have to meet, was the focus of a talk by Dr. Oliver Steinki – the principal in the construction project The Ship and co-founder of FOND OF – at Hello Future, a Drees & Sommer inhouse event on the subject of digitization in the German city of Cologne on February 28.
The Clock Is Ticking: New IFRS 16 Accounting Standard Effective From 2019
The new IFRS 16 accounting standard will come into force on January 1, 2019. The standard will regulate the valuation and accounting of leases – and thereby tenancy agreements as well. Many companies have only this year left to adapt their lease accounting arrangements to the new standard.
Withstanding Extreme Weather Conditions – Drees & Sommer Advises Public Sector
With increasingly regularity storms, torrential rain, floods, snow, hail and even heatwaves are causing immense damage in Germany and in other countries, making it more and more important for towns and municipalities throughout Europe to have climate adaptation strategies and suitable prevention measures in place.
Drees & Sommer Survey: German Construction Costs Continue to Climb
Prices for construction are currently around 7 percent higher on average than many principals and clients have budgeted for. These are the key findings of the Drees & Sommer survey of construction cost trends.
Drees & Sommer Donates EUR 10,000 to the Junge Oper at the State Opera in Stuttgart
The international project management and consulting company Drees & Sommer is a culture partner of Stuttgart Opera and traditionally supports the Junge Oper (opera for children and young people) with a donation. On Thursday Ralph Scheer, a partner of Drees & Sommer SE, handed over a check for EUR 10,000 to the Intendant of the Stuttgart State Opera, Jossi Wieler, and the Head of the Junge Oper, Elena Tzavara.
Drees & Sommer Flash Survey 2017: Users Set the Tone
What users expect and how well the real estate sector meets their requirements are matters that were discussed by more than 70 experts from the real estate and construction industry, along with other sectors, at this year's Drees & Sommer Expo Vision.