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Focal points

Main activity.

General planning contractor for building projects and urban planning Jo. Franzke Architekten is active in all construction phases:

  • tenders
  • new buildings
  • redevelopment and renovation
  • experts’ reports

Focal points of activity

  • banks and S&L institutes
  • office and administration premises
  • residential accommodation and business premises
  • special buildings
  • hotels
  • airport buildings
  • master plans
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Jo. Franzke Generalplaner is a renowned company run by Jo. Franzke. Founded in 1986 in Frankfurt/Main it now enjoys successful both at home and abroad. In the offices in close to the main railway station Frankfurt/Main and at the airport respectively, Jo. Franzke Generalplaner employs some sixty staff including specialists in refurbishment, efficient energy use and interior design. As a general planner for architecture and urban planning Jo. Franzke Generalplaner conducts all performance stages. The focus of its work is on new buildings and the refurbishment of office and administration buildings, as well as residential architecture and airport planning.

The two terms quality and continuity are key to how the firm’s corporate image. Jo. Franzke Generalplaner conceives buildings that succeed in combining aesthetics and practicality, do justice to the public interest in attractive yet functional architecture, and deliver architectural solutions that are economically viable and sustainable. Since 2005 Jo. Franzke Generalplaner has been located in an office building known as Posthof. The latter was itself modernized and converted as part of a comprehensive remodeling program for the city’s Bahnhofsviertel district around the main railway station. As such, employees and visitors are themselves users of a refurbishment project that the company itself planned and conducted.

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Number of Employees (as of January 2016): 50

59 Work Stations
CAD Microstation V 8.05 und V8i
CAD Speedikon M 8.0 und V8I,
CAD Architecture 2012/2016
Microsoft Office Enterprise 2013
Adobe Creative Suite  (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat Professional)
Cobra Adress-Plus   
Orca AVA
1 A0-Plotter  HP T790
1 A0 Plotter/Scanner
1 Cutting Machine
1 Cutting Machine
3 Multifunction Machines (Print, Scan, Copy)