Professor Christoph M. Achammer, CEO of ATP architects engineers, is interviewed by Dipl.-Ing. Arch. Melanie Meinig, Managing Director of the AGI
“In our daily work – as well as in our teaching and research – we are currently experiencing a huge developmental shift towards the digitalization of our working methods. Barriers that have blocked this progress for years are being blown away overnight,” says Professor Christoph M. Achammer, Chairman of the Executive Board of ATP and Professor for Integrated Construction Planning and Industrial Building in the Institute for Interdisciplinary Construction Process Management of Vienna University of Technology.
The digital opportunity
The stress test was completed successfully! The current challenges represented by the measures to combat the corona pandemic are also affecting architecture and engineering offices. And yet: for companies who have already confidently addressed the challenge of digitalization, even this new complexity can be mastered.
ATP Vienna is awarded a framework contract for the phased remodeling of Linz Airport
Linz Airport is getting a new look: As part of a negotiation procedure carried out in 2019, ATP Vienna – together with amd.sigma Airport Management + Development – was commissioned with the phased remodeling and modernization of Linz Airport, which should take place without affecting normal operations. The basis for the makeover of the airport that was built in 1955 is a framework contract (“General planer and site supervision services for the building project at Linz Airport”) scheduled to last eight years. The first part – the updating of the food court and the new freight building – is now “ready for take-off.”
Highest ÖGNB and klimaaktiv scores for the Technology Center Seestadt
Prizes are raining down on tz2: This year, Austria’s most sustainable buildings have once again been honored for their exceptional performance in the areas of ecology and energy efficiency as part of the Vienna Congress for Sustainable Building (BauZ!) and the “klimaaktiv construction and refurbishment” program. Thanks to its very high scores, Phase 2 of Technology Center Seestadt even claimed a “double gold.”
ATP wins 1st prize in an open competition for a four-star hotel tower in Zagreb.
New Year Celebrations: On the first Friday of the new decade, Dario Travaš, Partner and Managing Director of ATP in Zagreb and Head of Design of ATP in Vienna, presented the competition-winning concept by Vienna’s D&R Studio – in cooperation with ATP Zagreb and supported by ATP sustain – for a 4-star hotel. Positioned at the southwestern gateway to the city it should sustainably transform its busy urban setting.