Housing Estate Toblerstrasse 

2017, Zürich-Fluntern

 The Zürichberg housing estate captivates with its unusual architecture: 13 compact solitary buildings with a triangular ground plan, which create cabinet-like exterior spaces through their rotated and offset arrangement.


Residential building sue&til 

2019, Winterthur

 sue&til: The currently largest wooden residential building in Switzerland contains 307 apartments, a mixed-use ground floor and 200 parking lots. The 6-storey building is a flagship project for timber construction in Switzerland.


School Complex Chrüzacher 

2017, Bassersdorf

 At the initiative of Timbatec, the new school complex in Bassersdorf produced even more timber than planned. Originally, only the walls of the gym were to be made of timber, but the roof of concrete. Timbatec also proposed to build the roof in timber construction in order to save costs.


The Werkhof of the A16 motorway 

2017, Loveresse BE

 Highest precision was required at the Werkhof of the A16 motorway in Loveresse in the Bernese Jura. Due to the enormous mass of the 150 meter long hall, the timber construction elements had to fit exactly.


Apartment buildings Wolf and Edelweiss 

2017, Andermatt

 After The Chedi Hotel, Timbatec was awarded another contract in the holiday village Andermatt Reuss. At the two apartment buildings Wolf and Edelweiss, the timber construction engineers were responsible for the statics of the roof construction and for the fire protection of the shingle facade of one residential building.


A Residence made entirely of Swiss Timber 

2016, Köniz

 The Arborea residential house in Köniz, which is concealed behind the solidly constructed arcades, is a pure timber construction.


MFH Johnsonhaus 

2014, Köniz

 In the heart of the municipality of Köniz, a residential and commercial building on Neuhausplatz has been built in a sunny location close to the center.


Hotel The Chedi 

2014, Andermatt

 "Andermatt Swiss Alps" is a year-round holiday destination in the heart of the Swiss Alps. The project comprises six 4 and 5-star hotels, around 500 apartments in 42 buildings and 25 exclusive chalets.


Timber Grows with You

More and more large buildings are being built with timber as a renewable building material. Timbatec is a leading, innovative company in this growing future market. We construct multi-story buildings, industrial buildings and bridges in timber. And we develop modern timber construction products according to individual requirements.

  • Second wildlife overpass with wooden cover

    Second wildlife overpass with wooden cover

    26.04.2021 Line

    After Rynetel, the Federal Roads Office "FEDRO" is already building the second wildlife overpass with a wooden roof near Neuenkirch. Timbatec planned this structure as sub-planner of the engineering consortium IG 2B with B + S AG and Bänziger Partner AG. From March 28, the wooden beams will be installed.

  • New Innosuisse project launched

    New Innosuisse project launched

    23.04.2021 Line

    TS3 connects timber on the front side and thus enables point-supported large wooden surfaces. This technology is the result of ten years of research and development by Timbatec together with the Bern University of Applied Sciences and ETH Zurich. Since the beginning of 2021, a new Innosuisse research project has been running for the further development of the technology and its successful establishment on the market.

  • Showcase wooden building ready erected

    Showcase wooden building ready erected

    21.04.2021 Line

    The new replacement building at Wehntalerstrasse 52 in Zurich-Unterstrass is erected. With the use of clay panels, sheep wool insulation, flexible walls and TS3 technology, the timber construction is highly interesting from an ecological and technical point of view.

  • Bridges from wood –  the magazine is here

    Bridges from wood – the magazine is here

    19.04.2021 Line

    Designing bridges is the supreme discipline for engineers. For a long time, it was the preserve of concrete engineers, as large bridge projects were built of steel and concrete as standard. Today, things are different: bridges are now built from wood. Learn more about this in our magazine.

  • Swiss wood protects the environment

    Swiss wood protects the environment

    16.04.2021 Line

    Wood construction is gaining significant market share throughout Switzerland. There are good reasons for this: Wood, preferably from Switzerland, is by far the most climate-friendly building material. The timber calculator from KBOB provides the proof. A good example is the new Raiffeisen Arena.

  • Development in the wood construction market requires new building products

    Development in the wood construction market requires new building products

    15.04.2021 Line

    Wood construction has left its niche existence and is becoming the standard. As a result, global demand for wood construction products and their prices continue to rise. New timber construction products are needed to counter this trend: Scrimber would be one solution.

  • Hospital building completely from wood

    Hospital building completely from wood

    13.04.2021 Line

    What was long considered unimaginable is now reality: hospital buildings made entirely of wood. Right next to the Cantonal Hospital of Fribourg, a former convent of the Catholic Church was converted into a psychiatric hospital and expanded with two new buildings made of wood.

  • Delémont office: Successful take off

    Delémont office: Successful take off

    22.02.2021 Line

    Barely launched and already making positive headlines: Johann Maître, head of the newly opened Timbatec office in Delémont, was named "L'homme du jour" by the daily newspaper Le Quotidien. And in GEO magazine there is also an exciting report on the new ice stadium made of regional beech wood in Pruntrut.

  • New laws

    New laws

    21.02.2021 Line

    On January 1st 2021, several ordinances and laws came into force that clearly favor timber construction: The CO₂ Ordinance requires that global warming be kept below 2 degrees Celsius, and the public procurement law BöB brings a return to the building-quality competition - where timber construction is ahead of the game.

  • Stefan Zöllig in the "NZZ am Sonntag"

    Stefan Zöllig in the "NZZ am Sonntag"

    20.02.2021 Line

    Just a few years ago, timber construction was a niche market. Today, building with wood is mainstream and Stefan Zöllig, the founder of Timbatec, joins the great "Who's Who" of the Swiss construction and real estate industry. Find out in his interview in the NZZ am Sonntag why the days of concrete and steel are numbered.



Thun Branch

Timbatec Timber Construction Engineers Switzerland Ltd.

Niesenstrasse 1, 3600 Thun

Tel: +41 58 255 15 10


Zürich Branch

Timbatec Timber Construction Engineers Switzerland Ltd.

Ausstellungsstrasse 36, 8005 Zürich

Tel: +41 58 255 15 20


Delémont Branch

Timbatec Timber Construction Engineers Switzerland Ltd.

Avenue de la Gare 49, 2800 Delémont 

+41 58 255 15 40 


Bern Branch

Timbatec Timber Construction Engineers Switzerland Ltd.

Falkenplatz 1, 3012 Bern

Tel: +41 58 255 15 30



Headquarters Vienna (A) 

Timbatec Timber Construction Engineers GmbH
Im Werd 6/31a, 1020 Wien 
Tel: +43 720 2733 01



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