Element construction, carpentry, joinery – for your large-scale project.

Timber construction


Sustainability meets innovation

Your Conacts

Christoph Zimmermann
Managing Director Holzbau

T: +41 58 474 35 75

christoph.zimmermann@implenia.com

Patrick Schwalm
Leiter Akquisition & Kalkulation

T: +41 58 474 32 96

patrick.schwalm@implenia.com

Christian Müller
Christian Müller
Manger, Finish Carpentry and Joinery

T: +41 58 474 15 73

christian.mueller@implenia.com

Patrick Lier
Patrick Lier
Co-Manager, Wood Construction

T: +41 58 474 13 30

patrick.lier@implenia.com

Adrian Ulrich
Adrian Ulrich
Co-Manager, Wood Construction

T: +41 58 474 17 92

adrian.ulrich@implenia.com

Hanspeter Kämpf
Estimator

T: +41 58 474 33 95

hanspeter.kaempf@implenia.com

Christina Rutzer
Secretary, Implenia Holzbau

T: +41 58 474 33 58

christina.rutzer@implenia.com

Arlind Delija
Sachbearbeiter Holzbau

T: +41 58 474 19 69

arlind.delija@implenia.com


Our services

BUILDING WITH WOOD: THE ECOLOGICAL, ECONOMICAL AND MODERN CHOICE


Heads up! Timber construction in action!

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CARVED FROM OUR WOOD?


Our top projects

Discover the diversity of our services:

sue&til

Located in Winterthur`s Neuhegi-Grüzi neighborhood, the “sue&til” development includes 20 separate structures with a total of 307 units, including 49 owner-occupied condominiums and 9 commercial units.

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SwissLounge, Zürich Airport

We created the new SwissLounge at the Zürich Airport with close cooperation between our finish carpentry and element prefabrication departments.

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Elephant House, Zürich Zoo

Our Elephant House covers over 5,000 square meters of the new 10,000 square meter Elephant paddock at the Zürich Zoo.

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A high degree of prefabrication and planning possibilities make building with wood practical and economical.“

Adrian Ulrich, Construction manager


A natural combination: formwork construction and Implenia Holzbau

COLABORATE WITH THE PERFECT FORWORK PARTNER


Up-to-date information and fascinating insights into the work of building with wood.

OUR IMPLENIA HOLZBAU SPAN BLOG


What makes building with wood so ecologically sound?

As our Sustainability Report proves, Implenia is committed to environmental responsibility. Our Timber Construction team makes a major contribution to our sustainability.

Building with wood achieves this in two ways. First, wood construction processes generally emit around 1/3 as much green house gas, when compared with other construction methods. Second, the wood material itself acts as a CO2 collector, trapping and storing this greenhouse gas in its cells. Building more with wood is an important step towards a 2000-Watt society.

Switzerland has no shortage of timber. Forests cover about a third of the nation`s land area with an annual increase of 0.42%; and we only use about a third of the available amount! Since the 19th Century, Switzerland has had strict forestry laws protecting the forests and ensuring their future. Implenia Holzbau is committed to sustainable forests. Our products carry the ecologically valuable FSP, PEFC and Swiss Wood labels. For more information, check out “Swiss labels for wood as an ecological building material” on the homepage of Lignum, the umbrella organization for the Swiss timber industry.

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Why is the construction time so much shorter with wood?

Which produces higher quality buildings – wood construction or other methods?

I`m interested in an apprenticeship in wood construction. What skills and prior knowledge are important to Implenia Holzbau?

Which woods does Implenia Holzbau use - are they natural and where do they come from?

Do you also combine your wood with other materials in construction?

Wood in construction - isn't that a fire hazard?

But - isn't concrete simply more stable (in earthquakes, for example)?

What certifications does Implenia Holzbau have?

Where is Implenia Holzbau active?

What specific services does Implenia timber construction offer?