Retail Building Dosenbach Bern - Bümpliz, Verification of Load-bearing Suitability and Fitness for Use

The project consisted of verifying load-bearing suitability and fitness for use with the load as-sumptions from the new roof structure and installation of smoke extraction fans in the west gable wall and the south longitudinal wall.

  • During refurbishment the side and gable walls were also replaced
  • A further component of the rehabilitation measures consisted of the installation of a fall protection system on the roof
  • In addition to the refurbishment measures the load bearing safety of the existing ceiling structure above the basement floor was checked

Main Data

  • Total surface area of the warehouse 1090 m2


Liegenschaften-Betrieb AG


IUB Engineering AG

Construction period


Construction costs

Approx. CHF 1.2 million

Scope of services

  • Structural design
  • Structural analysis