Renovation of the Museum of the 20th Century

Company:
Zekon Spólka z o. o., Zeman & Co GmbH
Client:
SK Stahlbau GmbH
Investor, Builder:
Burghauptmannschaft Austria
Designer:
Karl Schwanzer (1958); Architekt Krischanitz ZT GmbH (2009); Statik: Gmeiner & Haferl
Country, City:
Austria, Vienna
Object category:
architecture building, Infrastructure, Refurbishment, structural alteration works
Material:
Roof, facade, steel
Services:
Assembly, Engineering, Production, Supply
Completion:
2009

Work carried out: Refurbishment of the steel structure of the listed building suspended on four pylons. Sandblasting of the original lead-containing coating, application of a new coating. Reinforcement of the steel structure. Preloading of the construction using hydraulic presses for the installation of a new glass façade.