Lightning and Surge Protection solutions

OBO offers comprehensive protection solutions in the fields of surge protection, lightning protection / earthing for many different industries


Westend Palais, Frankfurt

Westend Palais, Frankfurt Use of OBO KTS-MLAR sections in fire protection refurbishment Westend Palais is a unique neo-classical building on the Frankfurt office scene. After the completion of the comprehensive refurbishment work, the building can offer outstanding office areas with state-of-the-art interior architecture and the latest fittings – an ideal environment for businesses. The fire…

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Twin towers of Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt

Twin towers of Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt Environmentally friendly complete refurbishment with OBO systems With their 40 storeys, the twin towers of Deutsche Bank are some of the highest and most impressive buildings in Germany. Due to changed fire protection regulations, the two tower blocks were completely renovated in the period between 2007 and 2010 for…

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Howald Tunnel in Luxembourg

Howald Tunnel in Luxembourg OBO products had an important role to play in the refurbishment. The Howald Tunnel in Luxembourg is located on the A1 motorway and is an important part of the infrastructure connecting Germany and France in an east-west direction. Every day, up to 70,000 cars travel through the 486 metre-long, two-tunnel construction,…

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Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow

Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow OBO products had an important role to play in the renovation The Bolshoi Theatre (Russian: Большой театр “Large Theatre”) in Moscow is the most famous and most important playhouse for opera and ballet in Russia. It is the home of the Bolshoi Ballet and the Bolshoi Opera, both amongst the oldest…

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Swisspor Arena, Lucerne

Swisspor Arena, Lucerne OBO systems ensure safe cable routing and function maintenance in case of fire The opening of the Swisspor Arena in Lucerne in the summer of 2011 saw the start of a new footballing era. In the modern stadium, up to 18,000 spectators can cheer on the local football team at each game.…

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Westgate shopping centre, Zagreb

Westgate shopping centre, Zagreb Construction of Croatia’s largest shopping centre in record time. The Westgate shopping centre, the largest shopping centre in Croatia, was opened on 22 October 2009 after a construction period of just 15 months. On a sales area of approx. 100,000 m² and two storeys, the shopping centre, which cost 270 million…

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Serdika Center Sofia

Serdika Center Sofia The impressive “Serdika Center Sofia” sets new standards for commercial and office buildings in Bulgaria With a sales area of more than 50,000 square metres and 210 premium shops on three levels, the Serdika Center in Sofia is one of the largest shopping centres in Bulgaria. Shops for household goods and entertainment…

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Etzel natural gas storage facility, Friedeburg

Etzel natural gas storage facility, Friedeburg OBO wide span cable trays ensure reliable electrical cable routing The Etzel ESE natural gas storage facility is one of the world’s largest storage locations for natural gas and has been in operation since 2012. Located deep in a rock salt layer, the large subterranean caverns secure Germany’s energy…

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Paulinum in Leipzig

Paulinum in Leipzig Use of OBO cable support and fire protection systems The ultramodern and architecturally complex Paulinum is one of the most impressive buildings in Leipzig. The new building has taken the place of Paulinerkirche, which was demolished in 1968 for political reasons during the period of the GDR. Under its roof, Paulinum unifies…

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Arena Sports Hall Zagreb

Arena Sports Hall Zagreb Flexible power supply with OBO underfloor systems Its impressive design and appearance have made the Arena Sports Hall the architectural symbol of the city of Zagreb. OBO OKA underfloor systems were installed in a tight, hidden cable routing grid in the floor of the Zagreb arena. This means that the arena’s…

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Karstadt Sport Dortmund

Karstadt Sport Dortmund OBO cable tracks, used completely differently Technology must be visible. This was the principle applied to the new Karstadt sports shop in Hansa-Caree, Dortmund. On all five floors, light, air-conditioning and energy technology are routed visibly. There are no suspended ceilings to hide cables and pipes. Such an installation of course places…

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Neues Museum Berlin

Neues Museum Berlin Development and integration of a tailor-made underfloor system The buildings and collections of the Neues Museum in Berlin belong to the most significant cultural treasures in Europe and are on the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Between 2003 and 2009, the museum, which was badly damaged in the Second World War,…

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