Zug Canton: Highest Wood Skyscraper in Switzerland Is Being Built
1,500 residents, 2,000 students and more than 2,500 jobs: the Suurstoffi area in Risch Rotkreuz, Swiss Canton of Zug, is developing into a place of learning and work, residential area and recreation zone. The highest wood skyscraper in Switzerland with a total height of 60 meters is being built on the total area of some 10 hectares with a zero-zero sustainability goal.
Digital Office Building for Germany’s Startup Scene
How tomorrow’s digital working world will look, and the requirements that buildings will have to meet, was the focus of a talk by Dr. Oliver Steinki – the principal in the construction project The Ship and co-founder of FOND OF – at Hello Future, a Drees & Sommer inhouse event on the subject of digitization in the German city of Cologne on February 28.
The Clock Is Ticking: New IFRS 16 Accounting Standard Effective From 2019
The new IFRS 16 accounting standard will come into force on January 1, 2019. The standard will regulate the valuation and accounting of leases – and thereby tenancy agreements as well. Many companies have only this year left to adapt their lease accounting arrangements to the new standard.