In conjunction with the Architekturpreis 2017 the German School in Madrid received a recognition for its outstanding design. Designed by Grüntuch Ernst Architekten, schlaich bergermann partner was responsible for the check engineering and site supervision of the building.
The school, which was inaugurated in October 2015, is Germany's largest civilian construction project abroad. Comprising an elementary school, high school, kindergarten, gymnasium, auditorium, canteen as well as a covered courtyard, the area covers over 27,000 sqm.
The award ceremony will take place on June 26, 2017 at the Akademie der Künste in Berlin.