ADAC

Architecture
Sauerbruch Hutton Architekten, Berlin/Germany

Planning time
2005 − 2007

Construction time
2006 − 2012

Services by Werner Sobek
Structural engineering (WP 2 − 9 acc. to § 64 HOAI)
Facade engineering (WP 2 − 9 acc. to HOAI/UBF)

GFA
129,000 m²

Client
Allgemeiner Deutscher Automobilclub e.V.
(ADAC), Munich/Germany

Photography
Stephan Liebl, Dillingen/Germany

The new headquarters of the German Automobile Association ADAC is a 23-storey highrise building with a 5-storey basement. The groundplan of the dynamically shaped building is stellar, arranged around an interior court. A special feature of the 88 m highrise is a cantilever on the north-eastern side that is 8.5 m long. The loads of this cantilever are redirected by a composite steel structure and returned to the core of reinforced concrete.