Hall 1 and Masterplan, Messe Basel
Hall 1 and Masterplan, Messe Basel

Hall 1 and Masterplan, Messe Basel

Three-storey trade fair hall with a gross floor area of 65,000 m2, energy-efficient buffer zone in the facades, 250 kW photovoltaic system and lorry unloading area in basement; construction process in two shifts due to limited 10-month construction period based around trade fair schedule.


MCH Swiss Exhibition (Basel) Ltd


Theo Hotz AG, Zurich


Exhibition Site, Basel


Trade fair hall

Key Dates

1996 | Competition
1997-1998 | Planning
1998 | Start of construction
1999 | Completion


CHF 160 million

Our Role

Project Management for preliminary study and competition

Our Tasks

Guidelines for competition and planning;
evaluation and invitation of the competition project team;
drawing up of competition programme;
management of the pre-selection process / member of jury;
management of the project management team for planning and execution;
creation of masterplan;
planning and process definition;
project Management (steering, project management, execution)