Construction Berlin Police Department

Planning for the New Construction of a Multi Functional Administration Building with Technical Equipment

Background/Project

In order to improve the organization and work of the directorate, so far spread across many departments of the Berlin police, the new building in the district of Tempelhof now houses the centralized police directorate for fight against crime and criminal Investigation (VB/PTU), including extensive laboratories.

The building complex was designed for up to 1,600 employees and has a total effective area of about 25,000 sqm. These are divided in three basement levels, a ground floor, six upper floors, each with approximately 250 offices and a partially utilised / planted flat roof. In addition to office space, the complex includes, i. a. different plant rooms, parking space for cars, a shooting range, laboratories, rooms for the court in attendance with holding areas, kitchens and a cafeteria.

In this high building functional state-of-the-art requirements were successfully implemented This applies especially to the security and in-house equipment as well as to the environmental technique.

Services

Preliminary Design

  • Development and coordination of the design with the client

Design

  • Planning of supporting framework,
  • heating / air conditioning / sanitary equipment,
  • power supply,
  • sewage treatment systems,
  • alert and fire alarm systems,
  • tele- and radio communication systems

Approval Planning

  • Coordination of the project with the authorities
  • Preparation of the application for construction permit with the respective provisions under building law

Execution Planning and Call for Tenders

  • Detailed planning incl. dimensioning of construction and technical facility equipment
  • Compilation of the technical specifications
  • Preparation of the formwork and reinforcement drawings
  • Initiation of the tendering processes
  • Proposal for contractor selection, evaluation of offers,
    participation in award of contract

Construction Phase - Construction Supervision and Project Control

  • Construction and project monitoring during construction phase
  • Preparation of the formwork and reinforcement drawings during construction phase
  • Cost, schedule and quality control
  • Quantity survey and invoice verification
  • Coordination and direction of project participants
  • Sampling
  • Claim management and final approvals