Facade Refurbishment Central Branch Office North

Aachener und Münchener Versicherungsgesellschaft AG Cologne

  • Project Description

    The office building of an architect called Eiermann was built in 1956. The renovation of the façade was co-ordinated with the Listed Building Authority, and its appearance in 1956 had to be restored.


    Project data

    Planning: Ibft  Küffner,  Düsseldorf

    Construction begin: October 2001

    Completion: October 2002

    Gross area: 6.750 m²

    Total construction costs: 2.9m. EUR gross



  • Scope of work

    The façade was renovated while normal office operations took place. Works which caused noise had to be carried out outside core working hours. The requirements of EnEV (EnergieEinsparungsVerordnung = Energy Saving Regulations) as well as the requirements of the Listed Building Authority had to be taken into consideration.


    Development and controlling services, including cost and schedule controlling, were carried out for these works which were sophisticated and tailor made for the requirements of the client.  The project was finished on time and under budget.



  • Contracted services and service phases

    Project Steering


    1. Organisation management, documentation
    2. Quality and quantity
    3. Cost management, financing
    4. Deadline management, specific and general time planning, control and   management
    5. Contract management



    1. Project preparation
    2. Planning
    3. Preparation of execution
    4. Execution
    5. Project completion