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About Us

bergermann partner


We are ambitious in the search for lightness and efficiency in our design solutions.

schlaich bergermann partner are independent consulting engineers. 


Since our founding in 1980, the design and construction of innovative structures has been the focus of our work. Our projects include long span lightweight roofs, many different types of bridges, slender towers, innovative buildings, moveable structures, and pioneering solar power plants.


As generalist structural engineers we aim at cooperating with all parties involved in the planning process. We work in close collaboration with our clients and partners, architects, specialist engineers, contractors, and the industry. We work with dedication, in a team with long-standing experience, and with a curiosity and passion for engineering.


Our three key subjects are

Structural Design, Checking Engineering and Solar Power Technology


They all bear schlaich bergermann partner’s hallmarks.

  • Team 1
  • Team 2


Ingenieurpreis des Deutschen Stahlbaues
Ulrich Finsterwalder Ingenieurbaupreis
Deutscher Brückenbaupreis

All Awards

Our global presence counts with a multidisciplinary team of more than 170 members engaged in designing and delivering technically sound solutions to a range of engineering problems. 


The heartbeat of our company lies in our Stuttgart headquarters. Berlin extends our presence in Germany, and through Mike Schlaich, strengthens our engagement with research and development as his professorship at the Technical University of Berlin offers our engineers the opportunities to test materials and deepen our theoretical understanding of engineering and the applications of new technologies.


Our involvement in prestigious international projects require that we operate globally and to better serve our clients we have office branches in New York, São Paulo, Shanghai and Paris.


Our office was founded by Jörg Schlaich and Rudolf Bergermann. Since then, our ambition is to design lightweight, efficient and innovative structures, whilst considering the social dimension inherent to our work.

Jörg Schlaich

Rudolf Bergermann


Today, Knut Göppert, Andreas Keil, Mike Schlaich, Sven Plieninger and Knut Stockhusen in Stuttgart and Michael Stein in New York head the firm as managing partners. 


For our managing directors it is important to have a personal relationship with clients, architects and team members, which involves their active engagement with every project they lead.

Managing Board

Our partners are supported by an experienced managing board to tackle the challenges of planning and building in this day and age. 


Michael Werwigk, Philipp Wenger, Christoph Paech, Lorenz Haspel, Boris Reyher, Miriam Sayeg (MD), Wei Chen, Michael Zimmermann (MD), Powell Draper support the partners at the structural engineering division in Stuttgart, Berlin, New York, São Paulo, Shanghai and Paris.

Mike Schlaich and Jochen Gugeler are the Managing Directors responsible for our checking engineering division. The expertise their experience provides is of significant value to the independent review and supervision required of this function of engineering in Germany and worldwide.

Markus Balz and Gerhard Weinrebe head our solar division (sbp sonne gmbh).

Michael Werwigk
Philipp Wenger
Christoph Paech
Lorenz Haspel
Boris Reyher


Michael Zimmermann
Miriam Sayeg
Chen, Wei
Powell Draper
Jochen Gugeler


Markus Balz
Gerhard Weinrebe



Only an experienced and multidisciplinary team can successfully meet our ambitious goals and quality standards. This is reflected in the cooperation with clients, architects, and fellow engineers, but even more so in the collaboration amongst our colleagues. 

We are all courageous enough to see these challenges as opportunities. Every team member makes a contribution to achieve the overall goal. This is how schlaich bergermann partner can act as a generalist. 

Would you like to send an e-mail to one of our staff?

Our e-mail addresses use the following formula:

First letter of the first name.surname@sbp.de

Example: m.mueller@sbp.de

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  • Povilas Ambrasas
  • Jérémie Amsler
  • Sarah Arbes
  • Anna Lena Assel
  • Nada Babin
  • Eden Bales
  • Markus Balz
  • Ron-Marten Behnke
  • Tilo Behrmann
  • Rudolf Bergermann
  • Dan Bergsagel
  • Horst Binz
  • Luiza Boechat
  • Evgeniya Borovleva
  • Nicolas Bouchet
  • Sam Bouten
  • Andreas Brodbeck
  • Camilo Bueno
  • Anne Burghartz
  • Uwe Burkhardt
  • Stephanie Büsch
  • Xu Cao
  • Juliana Carvalho Martins
  • Eoin Casserly
  • Chen, Wei
  • Jorge Chenevey
  • Alexandra Cheng
  • Miriam Cuypers
  • Birgit Dephoff
  • Ria Dierichen
  • Ulli Dillmann
  • Hao Ding
  • Matteo Dini
  • Max Dombrowski
  • Powell Draper
  • Simon Durand
  • Stefan Dziewas
  • Jannika Erichsen
  • Fernando Escamilla
  • Thomas Fackler
  • Lars Feller
  • Frauke Fluhr
  • Martin Frank
  • Konrad Freymann
  • Hansmartin Fritz
  • Manuel Fröhlich
  • Dmitrii Garin
  • Daniel Gebreiter
  • Enrique Goberna
  • Verena Göcke
  • Knut Göppert
  • Birgit Graupner
  • Carolin Groß
  • Fabian Gross
  • Sebastian Grotz
  • Jochen Gugeler
  • Sabrina Gutlederer
  • Dagmar Häfele
  • Sandra Hagenmayer
  • Lorenz Haspel
  • Nadine Held
  • Robert Hellyer
  • Michael Herrick
  • Stephan Hollinger
  • Gustavo Jacomini
  • Patrick Jagiella
  • Monika Jocher
  • Shawn Johnson
  • Stefan Justiz
  • Brinda Kakkad
  • Stefan Kammerer
  • Thomas Keck
  • Andreas Keil
  • Thomas Kemmler
  • Susanne Klauser
  • Bernd Klostermann
  • Andras Kovacs
  • Amal Kraiyem
  • Burkhard Krenn
    Dr. techn.
  • Gustav Krieg
  • Christine Kritzer
  • Sebastian Krooß
  • Jens Kuhn
  • Anna Kulzer
  • Katharina Kunz
  • Willem Landman
  • Matthias Längle
  • Camille Lauras
  • Sebastian Linden
  • Ana Llinares
  • Giovanni Lunelli
  • Simon Madlener
  • Andrea Mangold
  • Florian Markert
  • Brigitte Marquardt
  • Ludwig Meese
  • Moritz Meiselbach
  • Milton Méndez
  • Herminie Metzger
  • Tim Michiels
  • Thomas Moschner
  • Jörg Mühlberger
  • Andreas Nägele
  • Sandra Niebling
  • Daniel Nieffer
  • Mathias Nier
  • Johanna Niescken
  • Pedro Nobrega
  • Christoph Paech
  • Matthias Peltz
  • Samo Pergarec
  • Andreas Pfadler
  • Roberto Piñol
  • Denis Piron
  • Sven Plieninger
  • Jiangchang Qiao
  • Martin Rettinger
  • Boris Reyher
  • Klaus-Jürgen Riffelmann
  • Bernd Ruhnke
  • Nicholas Rumsey-Hill
  • Alberto Sanchez
  • Christiane Sander
  • Miriam Sayeg
  • Frank Schächner
  • Jürgen Schilling
  • Nicole Schillo
  • Jörg Schlaich
  • Mike Schlaich
    Prof. Dr. sc.techn.
  • Laura Schmidt
  • Andreas Schnubel
  • Hans Schober
  • Thomas Schoknecht
  • Vanessa Schönfelder
  • Dieter Schorr
  • Julia Schuler
  • Axel Schweitzer
  • Miguel Serrano
  • Jiahua Shang
  • Fernando Sima
  • Frank Simon
  • Christine Smith
  • David Sollner
  • David Sommer
  • Michael Stein
    P. E.
  • Daniel Stiegler
  • Knut Stockhusen
  • Klaus Straub
  • Cornelia Striegan
  • Eva Sundermann
  • Stephanie Thurath
  • Benjamin Touraine
  • Chih-Bin Tseng
  • Olga Wagner
  • Tobias Waldraff
  • Irena Walter
  • Jakob Weber
  • Gerhard Weinrebe
  • Monica Weisheit
  • Rüdiger Weitzmann
  • Philipp Wenger
  • Michael Werwigk
  • Mathias Widmayer
  • Werner Wolfangel
  • Philipp Wölm
  • Minya Xu
  • Wen Yin
  • Zengzhi Yu
  • Isabella Zerbe
  • Michael Zimmermann
  • Bernd Zwingmann
Povilas Ambrasas, Jérémie Amsler, Sarah Arbes, Anna Lena Assel, Nada Babin, Eden Bales, Markus Balz, Ron-Marten Behnke, Tilo Behrmann, Rudolf Bergermann, Dan Bergsagel, Horst Binz, Luiza Boechat, Evgeniya Borovleva, Nicolas Bouchet, Sam Bouten, Andreas Brodbeck, Camilo Bueno, Anne Burghartz, Uwe Burkhardt, Stephanie Büsch, Xu Cao, Juliana Carvalho Martins, Eoin Casserly, Chen, Wei, Jorge Chenevey, Alexandra Cheng, Miriam Cuypers, Birgit Dephoff, Ria Dierichen, Ulli Dillmann, Hao Ding, Matteo Dini, Max Dombrowski, Powell Draper, Simon Durand, Stefan Dziewas, Jannika Erichsen, Fernando Escamilla, Thomas Fackler, Lars Feller, Frauke Fluhr, Martin Frank, Konrad Freymann, Hansmartin Fritz, Manuel Fröhlich, Dmitrii Garin, Daniel Gebreiter, Enrique Goberna, Verena Göcke, Knut Göppert, Birgit Graupner, Carolin Groß, Fabian Gross, Sebastian Grotz, Jochen Gugeler, Sabrina Gutlederer, Dagmar Häfele, Sandra Hagenmayer, Lorenz Haspel, Nadine Held, Robert Hellyer, Michael Herrick, Stephan Hollinger, Gustavo Jacomini, Patrick Jagiella, Monika Jocher, Shawn Johnson, Stefan Justiz, Brinda Kakkad, Stefan Kammerer, Thomas Keck, Andreas Keil, Thomas Kemmler, Susanne Klauser, Bernd Klostermann, Andras Kovacs, Amal Kraiyem, Burkhard Krenn, Gustav Krieg, Christine Kritzer, Sebastian Krooß, Jens Kuhn, Anna Kulzer, Katharina Kunz, Willem Landman, Matthias Längle, Camille Lauras, Sebastian Linden, Ana Llinares, Giovanni Lunelli, Simon Madlener, Andrea Mangold, Florian Markert, Brigitte Marquardt, Ludwig Meese, Moritz Meiselbach, Milton Méndez, Herminie Metzger, Tim Michiels, Thomas Moschner, Jörg Mühlberger, Andreas Nägele, Sandra Niebling, Daniel Nieffer, Mathias Nier, Johanna Niescken, Pedro Nobrega, Christoph Paech, Matthias Peltz, Samo Pergarec, Andreas Pfadler, Roberto Piñol, Denis Piron, Sven Plieninger, Jiangchang Qiao, Martin Rettinger, Boris Reyher, Klaus-Jürgen Riffelmann, Bernd Ruhnke, Nicholas Rumsey-Hill, Alberto Sanchez, Christiane Sander, Miriam Sayeg, Frank Schächner, Jürgen Schilling, Nicole Schillo, Jörg Schlaich, Mike Schlaich, Laura Schmidt, Andreas Schnubel, Hans Schober, Thomas Schoknecht, Vanessa Schönfelder, Dieter Schorr, Julia Schuler, Axel Schweitzer, Miguel Serrano, Jiahua Shang, Fernando Sima, Frank Simon, Christine Smith, David Sollner, David Sommer, Michael Stein, Daniel Stiegler, Knut Stockhusen, Klaus Straub, Cornelia Striegan, Eva Sundermann, Stephanie Thurath, Benjamin Touraine, Chih-Bin Tseng, Olga Wagner, Tobias Waldraff, Irena Walter, Jakob Weber, Gerhard Weinrebe, Monica Weisheit, Rüdiger Weitzmann, Philipp Wenger, Michael Werwigk, Mathias Widmayer, Werner Wolfangel, Philipp Wölm, Minya Xu, Wen Yin, Zengzhi Yu, Isabella Zerbe, Michael Zimmermann, Bernd Zwingmann
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70197 Stuttgart

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