Eckert und Ziegler AG in Berlin
Surface area: ca. 60 m²
Completion: 2012
Client: Eckert und Ziegler AG in Berlin
Object address: Eckert und Ziegler Robert-Rössle-Str. 10 13125 Berlin
Architects: HOFMANN – ARCHITEKTEN, Berlin
Metal workers: Hauk Metallbau und Sicherheitstechnik GmbH, Nauen

The Berlin-Buch research campus is one of the most important science and technology locations in Berlin-Brandenburg. More than 50 research institutions, clinics and biotechnology companies have settled on around 32,000 square meters. Eckert and Ziegler AG, a global player, has also had its headquarters here since 1997. Last year - just in time for the company's 20th anniversary - the specialist for medical applications of radioisotopes inaugurated its new corporate headquarters. Thanks to its unique architecture, this is a real eye-catcher: as an elliptical roof structure, the conference room extends 4.50 meters beyond the facade and is largely glazed. In order to maintain the unusual appearance of the part of the building, the owner and architect decided against an external shading system and for the dimmable ec | smart glass |.

Photos: Linus Lintner Photography / EControl-Glas GmbH & Co. KG