Grün Berlin GmbH

Grün Berlin GmbH, a non-profit company under private law, has existed under this company name since 1996. The Land Berlin (State of Berlin) is the company’s sole shareholder.

The range of services Grün Berlin GmbH offers includes project development, building management, park and operations management, public relations and marketing. Grün Berlin GmbH has carried out more than 100 projects in Berlin and currently manages more than 700 hectares of open public space and parks, as well as over 100 buildings.

Grün Berlin GmbH’s subsidiaries are the Grün Berlin Foundation, Grün Berlin Service GmbH and IGA Berlin 2017 GmbH.

A nine-member supervisory board monitors the company’s work. The supervisory board’s Chair is Staatssekretär (Undersecretary of State) Stefan Tidow (Senate Department for the Environment, Transport and Climate Protection) and its Deputy Chair is Dipl.-Ing. Beate Profé (Senate Department for Urban Development and Housing). The company’s CEO is Dipl.-Ing. Christoph Schmidt and its Authorised Officer is Helmut Siering.

Project database

Spreepark

Park
Current

Grün Berlin GmbH took over this 23.4 ha former amusement park in the Plänterwald forest in 2016. Our goal is to develop an environmentally sustainable culture and recreation park that will be appropriate for the fragile Spree Park site and attractive to both tourists and Berliners.

Information system for tourists

Infrastructure
Current

Signs showing tourists the way have been erected all over Berlin since 2004. It’s a dynamic city and constantly changing so regular updates are necessary.

Mauerpark

Park
Current

The Mauerpark is famed far beyond Berlin, and not just because of its history as part of the Berlin Wall complex. On warm summer evenings its green spaces attract lots of visitors.

Park am Gleisdreieck

Park
Current

A new kind of city park has been established at Gleisdreieck. Construction work on the park is now complete, although it is still undergoing further development.

Flaschenhalspark

Park
 

The Flaschenhals (‘bottleneck’) Park is on former railway grounds between Yorckstrasse and Monumentenbrücke. The park was named after its shape, which is reminiscent of an upside down bottle.

Monumentenplatz

Square
 

Unused wasteland around the Monumentenbrücke bridge in Schöneberg was turned into a new urban square that was opened to the public at the end of 2014.

Green corridor along the old Dresdner Bahn railway track

Green space
Current

In 2015 it became possible to continuously walk, cycle or skate along this green corridor that follows the Dresdner Bahnrail route – also accessible for people with disabilities – all the way from the Schöneberg Südgelände Nature Park to the government quarter in Mitte.

Green Corridor along the Panke

Green space
Current

The many places of interest and historically significant sites along the Panke are connected by a continuous path following the stream’s course.

Natur-Park Südgelände

Park
Current

Starting in 2016, this listed historic building ensemble including the Lokhalle (locomotive hall) and water tower in the Südgelände Nature Park will be sustainably restored and renovated for new future uses.

Soviet war memorial in Treptow

Memorial
Current

The main element of Berlin’s largest Soviet war memorial is a mausoleum with a 11.6-metre high bronze statue of a Soviet soldier carrying a German child he has saved.

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