Homes for the Elderly, Rümlang
Homes for the Elderly, Rümlang

Homes for the Elderly, Rümlang

The six-storey new building contains 22 apartments for the elderly, a floor for assisted living supported by the neighbouring Lindenhof Home for the Elderly, a Spitex (in-home medical care service) support point and a doctors' practice. The complex includes 26 parking spaces, cellars, a roof garden and a multi-function room.

Client

Stiftung Alterswohnen Rümlang

Architect

Oswald Architekten, Oberglatt

Location

Rümlang

Use

Apartment building with home assistance service

Key Dates

2002 | Competition
2003 | Preliminary project
2005 | Design
2007 April | Start of construction
2008 | Completion

Costs

11.4 million CHF

Our Role

Project organisation for the foundation's board of trustees

Our Tasks

Project definition and structure, general time schedule, organisation of involved parties (Foundation, planners), construction issues consulting, quality supervision, costs and deadlines