Beat Lauber, 1967
Degree in timber engineering from the University of Applied Sciences, Biel
Owner and General Manager

Register B of Engineers no. 17868/2000
FEANI European Engineers reg. no. 31605

1982 1985 Apprenticeship as a carpenter in Horw
1986 1991 Employment as a carpenter in Lucerne and Neuchatel
1991 1995 Studies for degree in timber engineering at the University of Applied Sciences, Biel
1994 1995 Internship at Moelven Limtre AS in Norway
1996 1997 Project engineer at Euclid Timber Frames, Utah, USA

Year of foundation / Legal form

1997 Lauber sole proprietorship
2014 Conversion to Lauber Timber Engineering AG
2015 Move into the office in Winkelriedstrasse 35, Lucerne
Commercial register no. CH-100.3.797.025-6.

International activity

Since 1997 we have been extremely successful in national and international markets. 
We speak German, English, French, Italian, Norwegian and Spanish. Apart from our work in Switzerland, we also have project experience in Italy, Germany, Norway, England, the USA and China.


2014 Conversion of the Lauber sole proprietorship to Lauber Timber Engineering AG
2011 Expansion of office space to accommodate the increased number of staff: now more than 10
2009 Swiss Timber Prize for the Pilatus Aircraft Assembly Hall in Stans
2007 Accreditation as Fire Protection Specialist Engineer by the VKF(Association of Cantonal Fire Insurance Organisations)/Lignum
2006 Move to office premises at the Sempacherstrasse in Lucerne
2005 New business pillar: building preservation
2003 Engagement in the training of young professionals through employment of interns
2000 Move to Lucerne
1999 Structural design for the new Trade Fair in Rimini
1997 Foundation of the Engineering and Planning Office for Timber Construction in Kehrsiten / NW