Germany, Hamburg 

Collegium Augustinum


Consultancy 1985/1991
Volkwin Marg
Project partner
Klaus Staratzke
Design team
Klaus Lübbert, Barbara Fleckenstein, Michael Dittmer
Project team Bernhard Gronemeyer, Dagmar Winter, Karen Heckel, Alfons Bauer, Armin Wald, Carsten Plog, Uwe Gänsicke
Structural engineering
Ing.-Büro Binnewies
Collegium Augustinum
Construction period



Klaus Frahm

Michael Wortmann

The home for the aged is located on the site of a former cold-storage depot directly at the Hamburg Harbour and below the noble Elbchaussee. Following the demolition of the cold store, the home for the aged was realized with the same plan and height and was also finished in brick.