Winner of the Rosentalturm project competition chosen

22.12.2022 | Basel

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Basel, 22 December 2022 - The jury has unanimously chosen the "Rooseli" project by Herzog & de Meuron as the winner of the anonymous project competition.
for the Rosentalturm on the site of the current Messe Basel multi-storey car park. The project is convincing with an idea that successfully bridges the
between the different worlds of the exhibition centre and the neighbourhood.

Messe Basel's multi-storey car park at the Rosentalanlage will be replaced by a new building with uses, flats and offices that serve the neighbourhood. The parking spaces required for the exhibition and congress operations will be relocated to several basement levels. Based on the legally valid which provides for an increase in density with taller buildings, plans were drawn up at the beginning of 2022 in collaboration with the Cantonal Building and and Transport Department of the Canton of Basel-Stadt, seven architectural firms from Basel and Zurich were invited to take part in an anonymous project competition for the planned "Rosentalturm". The planned "Rosentalturm". This ensured that the new development would be realised with an architecturally superior and economical project in accordance with a convincing urban planning concept. Project in accordance with a convincing overall urban development concept.

Further information in the media release.