As your competent Partner we push your projects towards success.
As a high profile and award winning architectural office we provide professional knowhow from the first search for the ideal building site until adding the final touch to the interior design.
It has been many years since Schimek architecture + engineering started to emphasise an ecological perspective already at the planning stage of a project. The utilisation of renewable energy is not only vital for the environment but can also be of deciding economical advantage for our clients. Olivia Schimek-Hickisch is your competent partner also concerning all other topics related to construction - not only locally but also internationally.
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Schimek architecture & engineering is specialised in working with natural materials and renewable energy from the very beginning. Accordingly Olivia Schimek-Hickisch was awarded the Austrian Solar Price in 2000. She shares her knowledge within her worldwide partner network and by lecturing and publishing internationally. “Our unique strength is implementing aesthetic future oriented holistic solutions.“
Sustainably securing habitat. schimek architecture+engineering has gained relevant experience for many years and stands for approved, integrated and sophisticated protection of buildings. “The secure foundation of our concepts for the architectural design, refurbishment or monument conservation consists of profound technical specialized know-how (e.g. also in the fields of civil engineering and geotechnics) to wich we, on occasion, integrate our established network partners.”
Innovation is the central idea that leads schimek architecture & engineering to confidently break new ground in the universe of architecture. For many years, already, the office successfully handles national and international assignments.
Due to our conviction, schimek architecture & engineering focus on the development of economically and ecologically sensible solutions. Our motto is to efficiently reduce energy costs but to simultaneously increase the quality of the building climate.
schimek architecture & engineering provides highest quality work in every area of expertise. Continuing advanced training and intensive exchange of knowledge with experts on the various subjects are a natural consequence of our working philosophy.
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schimek ZT GmbH architecture+engineering
Principal Architect CEO Olivia Schimek-Hickisch
She continued the architectural office of her late father, as a fully licensed architect. Her field of activity as an architect covers a diverse range of projects throughout Austria and internationally.
Mrs. Schimek-Hickisch studied architecture in Vienna and Canada, accompanied by numerous study trips. She practiced in Singapore and lived in London.
1975 – 2000
Architectural office Helmut Schimek