When innovations reach to the skies

Werner Sobek Group GmbH
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The lift testing tower of thyssenkrupp AG in Rottweil is a perfect example of the opportunities presented by lightweighting technology and adaptive structures in architecture – for example because of the tower’s optimized support structure as well as its multifunctional textile envelope which reduces the stress on the building caused by thermal factors and wind. Technical innovations such as new elevator systems will allow the skyscrapers of the future to have thinner cores and less mass. More Information

About Werner Sobek Group GmbH
Werner Sobek is a globally renowned name that stands for engineering, design and sustainability. The key focus areas of the company founded in 1992 are high rise building design, facade design and sustainability consultation, particularly in the development of concepts for minimizing energy and material consumption. Homepage