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Category : Beat Huesler

Oppenheim Architecture to teach this Fall at Cornell University College of Architecture, Art & Planning

Oppenheim Architecture staff from the firm’s Miami and Basel offices, including Chad Oppenheim, Beat Huesler and Tom McKeogh, will lead a studio entitled “(Co)Exist” this Fall at Cornell University College of Architecture, Art & Planning. Oppenheim and Huesler return to the school’s Ithaca, New York campus as esteemed alumni to teach this course that addresses man’s increasingly adversarial and unsustainable relationship with the natural world. The studio looks to disrupt established and contemporary structures, hierarchies, and systems. As the number […]

ARCHITECTURAL RECORD features Muttenz Water Purification Plant

29 March 2019 By: Andrew Ayers “‘This project started with a disaster,’ says Beat Huesler, head of Oppenheim Architecture’s Swiss office, about the boulder-like 20,000-square-foot water-treatment plant his firm recently completed in Muttenz, a municipality bordering Basel on the River Rhine. He’s referring to the 1986 Sandoz agrochemical fire, which caused tons of pollutants to enter the river—the principal source of drinking water for half a million people. The political fallout eventually resulted in Muttenz’s separating its water system from […]

Oppenheim Architecture’s award-winning Ayla Golf Resort Comfort Stations project showcased in SHOTCRETE MAGAZINE

Recognized with “Honorable Mention” by the American Shotcrete Association (ASA) for the ASA Twelfth Annual Outstanding Shotcrete Project Awards, the award-winning Ayla Golf Resort Comfort Stations project in Aqaba, Jordan was showcased in the Winter 2017 issue of Shotcrete Magazine, which was dedicated to highlighting the honoree projects. The project’s design is described in an article penned by Oppenheim Architecture’s own Beat Huesler, Director of European Operations, who presented the project and accepted the award on behalf of the firm […]

Oppenheim Architecture’s Ayla Golf Resort Comfort Stations project wins ASA Outstanding Shotcrete Project Award

17 January 2017 Oppenheim Architecture is pleased to announce that its Ayla Golf Resort Comfort Stations project in Aqaba, Jordan was recognized by the American Shotcrete Association (ASA) at the ASA Twelfth Annual Outstanding Shotcrete Project Awards Banquet at the Vdara Hotel & Spa in Las Vegas, NV on January 17, 2017. The project received “Honorable Mention” by the ASA, which recognizes “excellence and innovation in projects in which the application of shotcrete has played a significant role.” Beat Huesler (pictured […]

Oppenheim Architecture’s Ayla Golf Academy & Clubhouse project wins best Leisure Led Future Project at World Architecture Festival (WAF) 2016

17 November 2016 Oppenheim Architecture is pleased to announce that its design for Ayla Golf Academy & Clubhouse was selected as the Leisure Led Development Future Projects category award recipient at World Architecture Festival (WAF) 2016  in Berlin, Germany. One of the architecture industry’s most highly sought after distinctions, the award recognizes only the finest un-built and in-progress hospitality and resort projects around the world. Chad Oppenheim, Principal-in-charge, and Beat Huesler, Director of European Operations, were honored to accept the […]