Opera Houses

Opera Houses

Opera di Firence, Florenz

Client

Comune di Firenze, Italy


Architect

ABDR Architetti Associati, Rome


Project data

New construction
Completion opera 2014
Gross floor area 30,000 m²


Services rendered

Room acoustics, building acoustics, noise control, protection against external noise
Support during architectural design competition, consulting, simulations, test stand measurements, site supervision, accompaniment of initial operation period

For further project information (PDF, 355 KB)

© Tim Griffith, USA

Mariinsky II Theater, St. Petersburg

Client

Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation FGBU "North-Western
Directorate for Construction, Reconstruction and Restoration"


Architect

Diamond + Schmitt Architects, Toronto, Canada, with
KB ViPS Architects, St. Petersburg, Russi


Project data

New construction 
Planning and construction period 2007 - 2013
Gross floor area 80,000 m²


Services rendered

Room acoustics, building acoustics, protection against external noise, test stand measurements
Consulting, simulations, site supervision, final acceptance testing, assistance during the inauguration phase

For further project information (PDF, 390 KB)

© Christian Gahl, Berlin

Tianjin Grand Theater, P.R. China

Client

Tianjin Municipal People´s Government, Tianjin


Architect

gmp Architekten von Gerkan, Marg und Partner, Hamburg/Berlin


Project data

New construction
Planning and construction period 2008 - 2012
Gross floor area 89,000 m²
Cost of construction US$ 240 million


Services rendered

Room acoustics, building acoustics
Consulting, simulations, site supervision, final acceptance testing

For further project information (PDF, 345 KB)

© D. Malagamba Architectural Photography

Dalian International Conference Center, P.R. China

Client

Dalian Municipal People’s Government, Dalian


Architect

Coop Himmelb(l)au, Vienna
DADRI, Dalian


Project data

New construction
Planning and construction period 2008 - 2012
Gross floor area 110,000 m²
Gross volume 1,470,000 m³


Services rendered

Room acoustics, building acoustics, electronic room enhancement system
Planning, simulation, site supervision, final acceptance testings

For further project information (PDF, 327 KB)

Theater, Heidelberg

Client

Theater- und Orchesterstiftung Heidelberg


Architect

waechter + waechter architekten bda, Darmstadt


Project data

Restoration and extension
Planning and construction period 2008 - 2012
Gross floor area 15,400 m²


Services rendered

Room acoustics, electroacoustics, audio-visual media technology, building acoustics, thermal building physics, sound insulation, protection against external noise
Planning, consulting, simulations, scale-model measurements, measurements in reverberation chamber, site supervision, final room acoustics and building acoustics acceptance testing

For further project information (PDF, 409 KB)

Bolshoi Theater, Moscow

Client

Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, Moscow


Architect

Kurortproject, Moscow


Project data

Restoration, historical reconstruction, extension
Planning and construction period 2005 - 2011
Construction costs € 500 million


Services rendered

Room acoustics, electroacoustics, audio visual media technology, building acoustics, measurements during construction, vibration control, noise control, protection against external noise
Status evaluation measurements, overall consulting during all work phases, electroacoustics design, audio and video technology, site supervision

For further project information (PDF, 344 KB)

Felsenreitschule, Salzburg

Client

Salzburg Festival


Architect

architekturbüro HALLE 1, Salzburg, Austria


Project data

Reconstruction
Planning and construction period 2008 - 2011
Gross floor area 1,430 m² / gross volume 22,000 m³


Services rendered

Room acoustics, electroacoustics, audio-visual media technology, building acoustics, thermal building physics, sound insulation, protection against external noise
Planning, consulting, simulations, scale-model measurements, measurements in reverberation chamber, site supervision, final room acoustics and building acoustics acceptance testing

For further project informatione (PDF, 392 KB)

Nuovo Teatro dell’Opera, Florence

Client

Comune di Firenze, Italy


Architect

ABDR Architetti Associati, Rome


Project data

New construction
Planning and construction period 2008 - 2011
Gross floor area 30,000 m²


Services rendered

Room acoustics, building acoustics, noise control, protection against external noise
Support during architectural design competition, consulting, simulations, test stand measurements, site supervision, accompaniment of initial operation period

For further project information (PDF, 355 KB)

© Christian Gahl, Berlin

Grand Theater Qingdao, P.R. China

Client

Qingdao Conson Industrial Corporation


Architect

gmp Architekten von Gerkan, Marg und Partner, Hamburg/Berlin


Project data

New construction
Planning and construction period 2005 - 2010
Construction costs € 135 million


Services rendered

Room acoustics, building acoustics
Design, simulations, site supervision, final acceptance testing, accompaniment of start-up period

For further project information (PDF, 334 KB)

Teatro di San Carlo, Naples

Client

Presidenza del Consiglio dei Ministri, Italy


Architect

Adolfo Natalini, Florenz, Italy


Project data

Reconstruction, restoration and extension
Completed in 2011 
Construction costs € 65 million


Services rendered

Room acoustics, building acoustics, protection against external noise
Design, site supervision, final acoustical acceptance testing

For further project information (PDF, 409 KB)

© amercanda, Diseño y Arquitectura, Santiago de Chile

Teatro del Lago, Frutillar, Chile

Client

Ulrich Bader-Schiess, Santiago de Chile


Architect

amercanda, Diseño y Arquitectura, Santiago de Chile


Project data

New construction
Completed in 2010


Services rendered

Room acoustics
Design, consulting, laboratory measurements

For further project information (PDF, 265 KB)

© Elliott Kaufman, New York

David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center, New York, U.S.A.

Client

New York State Theater
City Center of Music & Drama Inc., New York


Architect

JCJ Architecture, New York


Project data

New construction
Planning and construction period 2007 - 2009
Gross volume 19,000 m³


Services rendered

Room acoustics, building acoustics
Planning, status evaluation measurements

For further project information (PDF, 215 KB)

Grand Theater Chongqing, P.R. China

Client

Chongqing Jiangbeizui CBD Development & Investment Co., Ltd., China


Architect

gmp Architekten von Gerkan, Marg und Partner, Hamburg/Berlin


Project data

New construction
Planning and construction period 2005 - 2009
Gross floor area 96,000 m²


Services rendered

Room acoustics, electroacoustics, building acoustics
Design, scale model measurements, simulations, site supervision, final acceptance testing, accompaniment of start-up phase

Fur further project information (PDF, 272 KB)

Cuvilliés Theater, Munich

Client

State Building Office Munich


Architect

Atelier Achatz Architekten, Munich
Ingenieurbüro für Bauwesen GmbH Mertig & Prüschenk, Munich


Project data

Restoration
Planning and construction period 2005 - 2008
Gross volume 42,000 m³


Services rendered

Room acoustics, electroacoustics, building acoustics, thermal building physics, building climatology, noise control, protection against external noise
Overall consulting during all work phases, status evaluation measurements, room acoustics computer simulations, building climatology simulations, final acceptance testing, accompaniment of initial operation period

For further project information (PDF, 398 KB)

National Opera, Helsinki

Client

Finnish National Opera, Helsinki


Architect

Arkkitehtitoimisto HKP Oy, Helsinki


Project data

Renovation of orchestra pit and stage technology 
Completed in 2007
Seating capacity 1,350


Services rendered

Room acoustics
Consulting during all work phases, measurements

© Bruno Klomfar, Wien/Vienna

Festival and Congress Hall, Bregenz

Client

Provincial capital Bregenz


Architect

Dietrich | Untertrifaller Architekten ZT GmbH, Bregenz


Project data

Restoration and reconstruction
Completed in 2006
Gross volume 96,000 m³


Services rendered

Room acoustics, building acoustics
Overall consulting, status evaluation measurements, final acceptance testing, test stand measurements for building acoustics suitability

For further project information (PDF, 385 KB)

House for Mozart, Salzburg

Client

Haus für Mozart Errichtungsgesellschaft


Architect

Holzbauer, Irresberger, Hermann & Valentiny, Vienna/Luxembourg


Project data

New construction
Planning/construction period 2001 - 2006
Gross volume 90,390 m³


Services rendered

Room acoustics, building acoustics
Consulting, design, measurements in the hall with and without audience, accompaniment of initial operation period

For further project information (PDF, 366 KB)

Grand Theater Hangzhou, P.R. China

Client

Hangzhou Grand Theatre Construction Preparation Office


Architect

Carlos A. Ott & Associates, Montevideo


Project data

New construction
Completed in 2004
Seating capacity opera hall approx. 1,600


Services rendered

Room acoustics, electroacoustics, building acoustics, protection against external noise
Design, simulations, site supervision, final acceptance testing

For further project information (PDF, 392 KB)

Teatro La Fenice, Venice

Client

City of Venice


Architect

Aldo Rossi, Milan


Project data

Reconstruction after fire disaster
Completed in 2004
Gross volume 160,000 m³


Services rendered

Room acoustics, building acoustics, noise control, protection against external noise
Site supervision, test stand measurements and measurements during construction, final acceptance testing, assistance during inauguration period

For further project information (PDF, 292 KB)

Cultural and Congress Center, Athens

Client

OMMA – The Athens Concert Hall Organisation, Athens


Architect

TYE, Nikos Pandis, Athens


Project data

New construction
Completed in 2004
Gross volume 400,000 m³


Services rendered

Room acoustics, electroacoustics, building acoustics
Overall consulting, site supervision, measurements

Festival Hall, Baden Baden

Client

Festspielhaus und Festspiele Baden-Baden GmbH, Baden Baden


Architect

Prof. Holzbauer, Vienna


Project data

New construction
Completed in 1998
Seating capacity approx. 2,500


Services rendered

Room acoustics, building acoustics, measurements during construction, thermal building physics
Overall consulting during all work phases, final acceptance testing

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