Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

About MAURER AG

The MAURER Group is a leading specialist in mechanical engineering and steel construction with over 1,000 employees worldwide. The company is the market leader in the areas of structural protection systems, (bridge bearings, expansion joints, seismic devices). It also develops and produces professional roller coasters and Ferris wheels as well as special structures in steelwork.

Key products in structural design are Tuned Mass Dampers, semi-active dampers, hydraulic dampers etc. Among the most notable large projects are the entire technological bridging equipment for the Russky Bridge in Wladiwostok, the world’s largest cable-stayed bridge. When it comes to steelwork, their showpieces include the BMW World and Munich‘s Airport Terminal 2.

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MAURER AG Connected Global News

"Tallest Building in Austria" Title Goes to DC Tower 1

4 Mar 2014, Vienna – Vienna’s tallest building, the Dominique Perrault Architecture-designed 220-meter DC…

Hotel Opens its Doors in Vienna's DC Tower

Hotel Opens its Doors in Vienna's DC Tower

29 Jan 2014, Vienna – The Dominique Perrault-designed Meliá Vienna Hotel, which occupies 17 floors of the 200-…

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CTBUH Resources Involving MAURER AG

Award Winners & Finalists

The CTBUH Awards recognize projects and individuals that have made extraordinary contributions to the advancement of tall buildings and the urban environment, and that achieve sustainability at the highest and broadest level.

Finalist

Real-Time Controlled TMD of Danube City Tower

17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism
Felix Weber, Peter Huber, Hans Distl & Christian Braun, MAURER AG

Papers/Research

Real-Time Controlled TMD of Danube City Tower
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism; Felix Weber, Peter Huber, Hans Distl & Christian Braun, MAURER AG
Since 2014, a MAURER controlled TMD has mitigated the first bending mode of the Danube City Tower in Vienna, Austria. It consists of a pendulum mass of 300 tons and a semi-active damper that adjusts in real-time frequency and damping to the actual…

Tall Buildings Involving MAURER AG

1   DC Tower I 2013 220 m Vienna
2   SOCAR Tower 2015 196 m Baku
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.