Heiterblick Light Rail Maintenance and Stabling Center

Leipzig/Germany, 2003-2005


  • Extensive Light Rail maintenance and stabling center to be installed on an area located round the eastern regions of the city of Leipzig
  • Planning includes heavy and light maintenance workshops, stabling and production facilities as well as infrastructure workshops as independent functional units
  • Workshops designed for 500 Light Rail units, stabling facilities designed for 180 Light Rail units of 15 m length
  • Area of 150,000 m² currently used by administration and heavy maintenance workshop under out-of-time conditions
  • Successful integration of listed buildings
  • Modularity allows flexible construction sequence of functional units


  • Development of a modular concept within the scope of a competitive procedure
  • Preliminary Planning of the facilities after winning the competition


Client: LVB - Leibziger Verkehrsbetriebe GmbH, Leipzig/Germany