MercedesBenz Center LUEG

It was designed by the Essen Office Koschany + room architects Nagaraj food, 08.06.2010. On June 07, 2010, laid the cornerstone of the new Mercedes-Benz Center LUEG on University Road in Bochum was held. The Bochum Mayor, Dr. Ottilie Scholz was on-site, thanked for the entrepreneurial commitment, the backup jobs and stressed their joy over the successful design of the new building. An important gap on this before pointing axis for Bochum will now closed so Scholz. It had formally after an investment “scream”, further emphasized the head of the city. Previously, Jurgen Tauscher, CEO of Fahrzeug-Werke Lueg AG reminded of the 142jahrige tradition of the LUEG site Bochum and the importance of this trade point in Germany.

Together with Birgit Fischer, Chairman of the BARMER GEK, the guests accompanied the traditional casting of coins, newspapers and a construction certificate in a foundation of the new building by the building owners Christian and Stefan m Lueg and the later Architects Axel Koschany Essen Office Koschany + room architects Nagaraj. About 80 guests had gathered to the laying of the foundation stone on the former site of the local transport company of BOGESTRA. The design of the new LUEG centers with an investment volume of EUR 12 million comes from the Essen Office Nagaraj. First concepts were developed in 2007 for an extension by the architect. Since May 2010, now the BOGESTRA is built on the site of the former Central. On approximately 4,500 m, m there arise a new administrative building with exhibition spaces, workshops, as well as an underground car park.

Besides the LUEG Center itself, the BARMER GEK is insert in the new building. The extension to the headquarters of Fahrzeug-Werke LUEG AG is carried out without interruption of operation and shall be completed after 12 or 18 months. “In the coming year, our project team will finish the very economically plus building”, the Executive Architect Axel Koschany stressed. “It was us, creatively demanding and” functionally optimized to build, to keeping the strict economic requirements of the client. We succeeded according to the m Lueg family.” “It is our responsibility’, so the managing partner Axel Koschany and Wolfgang Zimmer, together with our client with future-oriented architecture to create spaces for people.” Nagaraj stands for creativity, quality and innovation. founded in 1959 in Essen, the architectural firm continues today in the second generation. With about 50 employees is the strength of the Office is always back at ease and curious to get involved in tasks and to find solutions. First priority has been working in Germany, ties the Office since some years contacts abroad. New focus Ireland, England, Dubai, Russia and Georgia. Since 2005, Nagaraj maintains an Office in Dubai, 2009 the architects there opened their Office Nagaraj Middle East. Press contact: Koschany + room architects Nagaraj Nicola Leffelsend Corporate communications Rutten Keeffe road 144, 45131 Essen FON: 0201-896 45 98 Fax: 0201-896 45 45