Klinik Aarau | Schachenallee
Klinik Aarau | Schachenallee
Klinik Aarau | Schachenallee
Klinik Aarau | Schachenallee

Klinik Aarau | Schachenallee

After 30 years of successful operations, the Hirslanden Klinik Aarau has to adapt to the current requirements of the health sector. With the “Schachenallee” project, the Hirslanden Klinik Aarau is renewing a large part of its core medical infrastructure. It is creating opportunities for new services as well as the expansion of existing ones. In addition to the renewal of existing wings, the Klinik will be extended with a new building. The architecture company Schneider & Schneider, selected by means of an architecture competition, is architect and general planner. waldner partner has been supporting the project team on the client side since 2020.


Hirslanden AG


Schneider & Schneider Architekten, Aarau


Aarau, Switzerland


New hospital wing with operating theatres, wards, central sterile services department and gastronomy

Key Dates

2020 | Concept design
2021 | Design-to-cost phase & concept design 2
2022 | Developed design
2023 | Start of construction
2027 | Commissioning (planned)


CHF 128 million for new building and renovation

Our Role

Client-side project manager design and realisation; project office manager; use and operations support

Our Tasks

Support with compiling and documenting user requirements and operational design requirements
Support with operational processes and planning
Support with project management
Coordinating the general planner and specialists
Project evaluation
Project-related quality management (PQM)
Risk analyses
Cost control
Time- and quality-planning incl. reporting


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