Tag archive for conservation of stone

Tower ruin of the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church

Tower ruin of the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church

Mappings of the building materials and their condition as well as restoration reference areas on the tower ruin of the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church in Berlin s an important preliminary step to the planned restoration measures at the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church in the district…

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Ortaköy Hotel Project Istanbul/Turkey

Fehime Palace and Hatice Palace – Istanbul, Turkey. Following a sensitive restoration in accordance with the high standards set in historic monument preservation, the palaces will acquire a new function –that of a modern hotel– without hiding their historical origins and use.

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Naga, Sudan

Seit dem Jahr 2000 und somit ca. seit 15 Jahren ist die Restaurierung am Oberbaum (RaO) im Rahmen der Grabung des Ägyptischen Museums Berlin mit Teilen der Konzeption und Ausführung zur Konservierung und Restaurierung der Architektur und der damit verbundenen Artefakte aus Naturstein betraut.

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The Sphinx of pharaoh Hatshepsut in the Egyptian Museum Berlin

The Sphinx of pharaoh Hatshepsut in the Egyptian Museum Berlin

Before the coming new exhibition, a checkup of the condition is to be undertaken and a restorative working-over of the currently damaged sculpture, and the no longer satisfactory supplementations to the general aesthetic image of the whole. The aim of the restoration work is to elaborate all supplementary repair-work and to harmonise the overall aesthetic impression of the original …

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Chapel of the Holy Spirit (Heilig-Geist-Kapelle), Berlin – Conservation and Restoration

Chapel of the Holy Spirit (Heilig-Geist-Kapelle), Berlin – Conservation and Restoration

Conservation and Restoration of the Chapel of the Holy Spirit (Heilig-Geist-Kapelle) The Chapel of the Holy Spirit (Heilig-Geist-Kapelle) on Spandauer Street is the only surviving building of the medieval Heilig-Geist Hospital and is one of the oldest buildings in Berlin. It was erected around 1300…

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Development and application of a method to remove colored copper compounds from marble

Development and application of a method to remove colored copper compounds from marble

Development of an innovative solution to remove colored copper compounds from environmentally damaged marble; for example, the Haydn-Mozart-Beethoven-Monument at in Berlin-Tiergarten Project Management RESTAURIERUNG AM OBERBAUM GMBH (RAO) Berlin Eligibility period May 2001 – March 2003 Results A simple and cost effective procedure to remove…

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BODE MUSEUM, BERLIN

BODE MUSEUM, BERLIN

As a unique collection of buildings set in an educational environment, Museum Island in Berlin Mitte represents 185 years of museum architecture. The reunification of Germany opened up the historic one-off opportunity of bringing the dispersed collections from the east and west back together …

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