Archive 2016

Oberstaufen Tunnel reopened

On 7th December 2016, following thorough rehabilitation, the Oberstaufen tunnel, which is located on the line from Immenstadt to Lindau, was officially reopened and inaugurated. OBERMEYER performed the design, tendering and structural planning permission for the renewal.

Security Concept for new 50Hertz Headquarters, Berlin

In October 2016 the new headquarters of the transmission system operator 50Hertz in Berlin was completed. The Security Engineering Department of OBERMEYER Munich was commissioned with the elaboration of a security concept for the standby control room.

OBERMEYER acquires interest in K+P Planungsgesellschaft

As of 1st November 2016 OBERMEYER Holding GmbH has acquired shares in K+P Planungsgesellschaft. The renowned consultancy Koch+Partner (K+P) had entered interim insolvency in August 2016, after payments from a key account had been suspended. OBERMEYER pursued the participation in order to generate synergies from the merger for the OBERMEYER Corporate Group in future.

OBERMEYER involved in VBI`s "BIM Guideline for Planning Practice"

In October 2016 the German Association of Consulting Engineers (VBI) published the "BIM Guideline for Planning Practice". OBERMEYER played a major part in the development of the guideline.

Extension of U4 Underground Railway Line in Hamburg

In July 2016 OBERMEYER was retained for the design of the extension of the U4 underground railway line to the "Horner Geest" in Hamburg. The project is part of an expansion measure for the city's underground network.

New Pressing Plant for Daimler in Sindelfingen

As part of the reorganisation of the production and factory processes Daimler is renewing the existing press line at its Sindelfingen location. As a function of the new machines the crane installations are being adjusted and the roof of the hall is being raised. OBERMEYER has been commissioned with the general planning as well as the planning of the conveying technology.

Measuring Station of PCK Refinery in Schwedt/Oder completed

After a construction period of just ten months the key for the completed new central measuring station at the refinery site of Petrolchemie und Kraftstoffe GmbH PCK was handed over at an official ceremony on 15th March 2016. The measuring station is one of the most modern in the world and boasts an ingenious lighting concept.

First Prize for Guangzhou Bridge Upgrading in China

OBERMEYER has won first prize in the international competition “Guangzhou Bridge History Culture Art Upgrading Design”.

OBERMEYER wins several competitions in China

The Chinese Year of the Monkey has already got off to a successful start for OBERMEYER Engineering Consulting (OEC). With their designs the OEC planners were able to prevail against their competitors in three international competitions.