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Real estate revitalization

Walzmühle Ludwigshafen

The listed, historic Walzmühle, a Wilhelminian style building from 1904, and once one of the largest mills in Europe, gives its name and creates identity.

  • Urban development framework plan: Living, working and leisure on the waterfront
  • Size of the area: 300.000 m2
  • Site development and project initiator: W.E.G. Economic Development Corporation Ludwigshafen a.Rh. mbH with Beate Lichner as managing director


Realized uses:

  • Service center in the historic Walzmühle
  • Walzmühle shopping center
  • Parking garage with 1,200 parking spaces
  • Multiplex cinema
  • East Asia Institute of the Ludwigshafen University of Applied Sciences
  • Ernst Bloch Center


W.E.G. also moderated the complex processes between property owners, investors and municipal authorities.

Among W.E.G.'s main tasks were:

  • Deconstruction and redevelopment of industrial sites
  • Market clarifications for further marketing
  • Negotiations with monument protection authorities in connection with industrial monuments
  • Negotiations with water protection authorities; the East Asia Institute is located in a flood retention area.
  • Acquisition of users and investors