Thursday 31. March 2016

High in the sky

At Barbarossaplatz in Berlin-Schöneberg, property developer HOCHTIEF Projektentwicklung in Berlin executed a residential building project on a plot of approx. 3,200m².

Aluminium beds from Richard Brink GmbH & Co. KG give structure to Berlin roof terrace

Two generous terrace areas have been created on the rooftop of a new residential building on Berlin’s Barbarossaplatz. Raised beds from Richard Brink divide and...[more]

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Monday 08. February 2016

More than drainage

A new building has been added to the Museum of Lüneburg opposite the historical Old Town on the Ilmenau. It now includes the Museum for the Principality of Lüneburg, the Natural History Museum and Lüneburg’s archaeological association in one building complex.

Channels and gratings from Richard Brink put the limelight on the façade of the Museum of Lüneburg

The Museum of Lüneburg opposite the historic Old Town embraces three centuries of architecture: a new building completes the original building along...[more]

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Friday 18. December 2015

Stairway to the Middle Ages

The new building of the European Hanseatic Museum in Lübeck nestles against the castle hill. In drafting their design, Andreas Heller Architects & Designers also took inspiration from the former medieval city walls.

Slotted channels drain the colonnade of the European Hanseatic Museum

The architecture of the new building for the European Hanseatic Museum bridges the gap between past and present. A central, covered stairway connecting the main building with the...[more]

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Wednesday 04. November 2015

‘Today’s lesson will be outside’

Five thousand apartments are being built near Vienna’s new main train station. To meet the growing need for crèche and schooling facilities, the city planned the Sonnwendviertel education campus.

Drainage systems from Richard Brink drain terraces at Viennese education campus

At the Sonnwendviertel education campus in Vienna, it is not just the curriculum that promotes modern teaching methods but also the architecture of the building complex...[more]

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Monday 31. August 2015

Profile adds to residential experience

The SeneCura care home in Schladming is home to 80 senior citizens in need of care and assistance.

Parapet coverings supplied by Richard Brink edge the flat roof surfaces of the SeneCura care home in Schladming

A SeneCura care home lies in the heart of the municipality of Schladming in Styria. The new building is home to 80 individuals in need of...[more]

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Tuesday 26. May 2015

A great swimming experience starts in the shower

The Wiesenbad swimming pool in the centre of Bielefeld is defined by its striking 1920s architecture.

Richard Brink’s industrial channels provide reliable water drainage at the Wiesenbad Bielefeld swimming baths

Summer sees countless visitors flock to the outdoor swimming pool on Wiesenstrasse in Bielefeld, with its 2,600 square metre expanse of...[more]

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Thursday 30. April 2015

Discreet but effective

Winner of the Red Dot Design Award 2015 with the designation of ‘Best of the Best’: the Gemini double-slit gratings from Richard Brink GmbH & Co. KG.

Gemini double-slit gratings from Richard Brink win the Red Dot Design Award

Not only are the new Gemini double-slit gratings from Richard Brink GmbH & Co. KG functional, they also feature an impressive design, which has now been affirmed with the...[more]

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Friday 10. April 2015

Holiday feeling in Düsseldorf commercial yard

Franz Morick GmbH commissioned landscape designer Tita Giese to add plant life to its commercial yard in Düsseldorf.

Richard Brink supplies nine custom-made plant boxes to Franz Morick GmbH

Franz Morick GmbH commissioned landscape designer Tita Giese to add plant life to its commercial yard in Düsseldorf. Tita Giese is renowned for her numerous plantation projects,...[more]

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Friday 27. February 2015

A green entranceway

Since 2013 Zeppelin Baumaschinen GmbH, Europe’s leading sales and service company within the sector, has been redeveloping its Hamm premises into a user-friendly site.

Plant boxes made by Richard Brink mark the entrance to Zeppelin Baumaschinen GmbH

Clean lines, open structures and an effective mix of materials comprising glass, steel and concrete all give the Zeppelin Baumaschinen GmbH premises in Hamm a...[more]

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Monday 03. February 2014

Special measurements for a special building

The magnificent Flora Köln has been the main building in Cologne’s Botanical Garden for 150 years. Now, following general renovation, the structure once again corresponds to its original form.

Flora Köln fitted with drainage and dewatering channels from Richard Brink GmbH & Co. KG

Past and present, tradition and modernity are combined in Flora, the main building and centrepiece of the Botanical Garden in Cologne. Following the general...[more]

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Thursday 30. October 2014

Hydra and Cubo combine elegance and vivacity

Since 2013 RIVA 1, an office building with restaurants and penthouse apartments, has been a characteristic feature of the harbour basin of Dortmund’s Phoenix Lake.

Building on Phoenix Lake fitted with drainage channels from Richard Brink GmbH & Co. KG

The RIVA 1 building on the harbour promenade of Dortmund’s Phoenix Lake has been occupied since 2013. Commissioned by Dreier Immobilien, architectural firm...[more]

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Tuesday 08. April 2014

Visionary living

The south-facing slope of Phoenix Lake, Dortmund, is home to a three-storey residential building designed by Ralf Schulte-Ladbeck, Managing Director of local architectural firm AXXL Bauplanungs- und -management GmbH & Co. KG.

Richard Brink dewatering and drainage channels protect home on Phoenix Lake

The site of the former steelworks in the Phoenix Ost area of Hörde, Dortmund, has been a major hub of urban development for a number of years. Phoenix Lake is situated right...[more]

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Friday 08. August 2014

Discreet drainage for a large space

The five storeys of the Hans-Sachs-Haus house the council chamber, event rooms, city administration offices, a tourist information point and service facilities for the city's residents.

Drainage channels and slotted channels by Richard Brink for the Hans-Sachs-Haus in Gelsenkirchen

Gelsenkirchen’s new town hall, the Hans-Sachs-Haus, functions as a central point of contact for the town’s residents and makes a distinctive mark on the...[more]

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Monday 03. February 2014

Harnessing the power of the sun

The school in the Danish town of Varde is committing to solar energy.

Solar substructures by Richard Brink installed on the roof of a Danish school

Denmark has ambitious plans for the energy transition. The aim is for 35% of end energy consumption to come from renewable energy sources by 2020. By 2050, it is hoped that...[more]

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Tuesday 20. August 2013

Shower channels by Richard Brink ensure comfort für Komfort

The building, which is integrated into the hillside, houses a total of 32 apartments with floor space ranging between 60 and 210 square metres.

The Austrian town of Seeboden on the bank of Lake Millstatt has seen the construction of a residential complex comprising 32 luxury apartments over the course of a year and a half. The apartments, created as part of the ‘Lakeside Dream’ project, are...[more]

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Friday 24. May 2013

New Sparkasse head office in Hilden

In addition to the new building, the entire outdoor area, including Ellen-Wiederhold-Platz, was given a facelift.

Dewatering channels from Richard Brink ensure barrier-free access

Schloß Holte-Stukenbrock/Hilden, 29 April 2013. With its light-flooded new building and 120 employees, the Sparkasse Hilden-Ratingen-Velbert makes a striking new addition to Hilden’s...[more]

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Wednesday 20. March 2013

The perfect solution for intricate flower beds

Not only do the flexible edging solutions from Richard Brink frame flower beds, they also simplify work in the garden by preventing unwanted overflow of grassy areas into the beds.

Create contours with flexible and rigid edging solutions from Richard Brink

Schloß Holte-Stukenbrock, 20 March 2013. Whether they are used to line grassy areas, contain substrates or frame paths, the edging solutions from Richard Brink GmbH & Co....[more]

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Monday 28. January 2013

Frankfurt am Main builds on education

The departments of sociology and educational sciences, psychology and anthropogeography plan to move into the new building on the Westend campus in Frankfurt in spring of 2013.

Edge profiles protect the parapets of two buildings on the Westend campus

Schloß Holte-Stukenbrock/Frankfurt am Main, 28 January 2013. Construction on the new campus belonging to Johann Wolfgang Goethe University in Frankfurt’s Westend district began...[more]

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Wednesday 24. October 2012

Educational establishment towers over shopping centre

The west district centre in Innsbruck brings together a school and a shopping centre under one roof.

West district centre gives Innsbruck new impetus

Schloß Holte-Stukenbrock/Innsbruck, 24 October 2012. The west district centre has added an energy-efficient building complex to Innsbruck, combining a public secondary school and a shopping centre...[more]

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Wednesday 13. June 2012

New Volksbank building in Gifhorn

With its fountain sculpture, leafy grove and open surfaces, the Pocketpark is an attractive place to linger.


Stainless steel dewatering systems complement the exposed concrete and glass façade

Schloß Holte-Stukenbrock/Gifhorn, 13 June 2012. Volksbank Braunschweig Wolfsburg has erected a new building in the pedestrian zone of...[more]

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Thursday 14. December 2017

Olive trees over the Rhine

The shape of the three Kranhaus buildings recreates the historic loading cranes with jibs facing out over the Rhine.

Spectacular terrace on the Cologne Kranhaus

Schloß Holte-Stukenbrock/Cologne, 22 March 2012. Sixty-three metres above the Rhine, on the 18th floor of the Pandion Vista Kranhaus, is one of a total of four exclusive penthouse apartments. The highlight...[more]

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Saturday 18. February 2012

Spiritual meeting place at the heart of the city

The Ecumenical Forum HafenCity in Hamburg incorporates a chapel, café, offices and apartments for the ecumenical community in 6,400 square metres of gross floor space.

Drainage channels protect the Ecumenical Forum in Hamburg’s HafenCity against the effects of precipitation

Schloß Holte-Stukenbrock/Hamburg, 18 February 2012. The HafenCity, located close to Hamburg’s city centre, is one of the biggest construction...[more]

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Tuesday 10. January 2012

‘Sign’ high-rise office tower in Düsseldorf’s Medienhafen

With 19 floors, rising to a height of 76 metres, Sign is currently the tallest building in Düsseldorf’s Medienhafen. Photo: Sebastian Brink

Dewatering channels provide a frame for the building

Schloß Holte-Stukenbrock/Düsseldorf, 11 January 2012. In recent years, some outstanding architectural projects have sprung up in Düsseldorf’s Medienhafen development. High-rise towers with glass...[more]

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Thursday 10. November 2011

Exclusive address in the heart of Cologne

The new five-storey cubist building with a stacked storey on Clarenbachstrasse in Cologne was designed by Düsseldorf architectural firm Wrede Architekten. Photo: Sebastian Brink

Residential building on the Clarenbach canal

Schloß Holte-Stukenbrock/Cologne, 10 November 2011. Luxury living in a central location with a cost-effective construction method – these were the aims of the new building project on the Clarenbach canal in...[more]

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Tuesday 20. September 2011

Precise mitre joints

Deutsche Leasing built a new building and renovated its existing building in Bad Homburg. Photo: Sebastian Brink

Custom-made drainage system for Deutsche Leasing

Schloß Holte-Stukenbrock/Bad Homburg, 20 September 2011. Deutsche Leasing has built a new 16,000 square metre building besides renovating their existing building in Bad Homburg. Both the façade of the...[more]

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Monday 11. April 2011

Protected against rainwater

The inner courtyard of R+V Versicherung’s administration building in Wiesbaden is used by the canteen during the summer. Photo: Sebastian Brink

Brink drainage channels protect R+V Versicherung

Schloß Holte-Stukenbrock/Wiesbaden, 27 April 2011. When planning new buildings, special consideration should always be paid to proper drainage. This also applied to the construction of the new...[more]

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Wednesday 12. January 2011

Elegant from the ground up

Great value was placed on the harmonious interplay of buildings and outdoor areas in planning the Cologne Oval Offices. Photo: Sebastian Brink

Dewatering solutions for the Cologne Oval Offices

Schloß Holte-Stukenbrock/Cologne, 12 January 2011. Over the last few years, several exceptional architectural projects have sprung up along the street Gustav-Heinemann-Ufer close to Cologne’s...[more]

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Monday 14. June 2010

Water damage doesn’t stand a chance

Innsbruck’s Kaufhaus Tyrol, the largest inner-city shopping centre in Austria, opened its doors in 2010 after two years of construction. Photo: Sebastian Brink

Roof protection for the Kaufhaus Tyrol shopping centre courtesy of Richard Brink drainage systems

Schloß Holte-Stukenbrock/Innsbruck, 14 July 2011. After six years of planning and construction, Kaufhaus Tyrol – the largest inner-city shopping centre...[more]

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