schlaich bergermann partner are independent consulting civil and structural engineers. We strive to design sophisticated engineering structures ranging from long span and lightweight structures, roofs, a diversity of bridges and slender towers to innovative solar energy power plants. Our ambitions are efficiency, beauty and ecology.
For the sake of holistic solutions we seek collaboration with architects and engineers from all fields of expertise who share our goals.
In 1980 Jörg Schlaich and Rudolf Bergermann founded our office. Since 2002 schlaich bergermann partner has been in the capable hands of Andreas Keil, Knut Göppert, Sven Plieninger and Mike Schlaich. Knut Stockhusen joined the partnership in 2015.
The qualification and sound performance of our engineering company is based on experienced staff members who have been working together successfully for many years now. Currently there are 100 employees and 9 partners employed by schlaich bergermann partner. They work in Stuttgart, Berlin, New York, São Paulo, Shanghai and Paris.
schlaich bergermann partner operates in the classic as well as specialised fields of structural engineering. Our focus lies on lightweight structures in bridge design, membrane and cable structures, glass architecture and all related fields. Open to all kinds of materials as well as to innovations, we look for solutions that suit a building project technically, economically and ecologically.
All these structural activities are bound in our main office, sbp gmbh, in Stuttgart. With our branch office in Berlin, thanks to Prof. Dr. sc. techn. Mike Schlaich, its connections to Technische Universität Berlin, as well as our offices in New York, São Paulo, Shanghai and Paris we are ready to take on any kind of challenge.
sbp prüfingenieure gmbh executes both public and private orders in the field of checking engineering
Part of our company, sbp sonne gmbh, works on increasing the use of renewable energy sources. The key technologies within this sphere are the parabolic trough, central receiver and solar updraft tower systems in the field of large-scale solar power plants and Dish Stirling applications in the field of decentralised and small-scale power plants as well as concentrating (CPV) and building integrated photovoltaic systems (BIPV). Our highly qualified team also provides services in the field of research and development reaching beyond our “own” technologies.