region l Region Zürich l563l Region Basel l161l Innerschweiz l121l Region Bern l145l Region Jura l89l Romandie l242l Wallis l112l Region Tessin l92l Region Graubünden l92l Ostschweiz l114l Fünfte Schweiz l89l fassade l Stein l44l Backstein l42l Beton l402l Glas l154l Metall l171l Holz l213l Textilien l4l Kunststoff l22l Bestand l417l Platten l60l Weitere l15l Putz l253l unbestimmt l23l jahrzehnt l 2020-29 l1l 2010-19 l508l 2000-09 l1035l 1990-99 l214l 1980-89 l30l 1970-79 l17l 1960-69 l13l 1950-59 l2l
An important role is played by the stone, in various kinds of aggregate: dematerialised as a shiny formwork surface, as Nagelfluh-like (conglomerate) fossilised washed concrete, as an ornamental flow pattern in the area of the inverted formwork, or as the crystalline silicate of the entrance glazing.
The huge «verleimte Träger» was bended in several industrial halles, because the time-factor was immense. In this infrastructural project (the changing of a swiss-wide timetable system depended on the opening of the wave). The wooden look of the inside of the wave, reflects the history of the railway as a invention of the 19th century. It is also a topological shift of elementary obsevations like the river-loop of the Aare and the bended appearance of the track-bed.