Cemetery Lackenbach

Cemetery

 

Address

 
Street
Bergstraße 50
Post Code
7322
Town/City
Lackenbach
Province
Burgenland

Owner

Jewish Community Vienna

Area in m²

9,042

Description

The oldest headstone in this cemetery, which has an area of 9,042 m², originates from 1729. In total, by 1938 1,747 dead of the large Jewish community of Lackenbach had been buried here. Unfortunately, most of the headstones are made of sandstone and are therefore completely illegible or difficult to decipher.

sub-project 1

 

Applicant

IKG Wien

Date of approval

03 Jul 2014

Finish date

22 Dec 2016

Funding in €

36,585.39

Description

General contracting services for the restoration of the headstones in most urgent need of repair categories 1 and 2 as well as the gate house and the cemetary wall

The services to be performed by the general contracting team cover all planning/contracting work for the restoration of the headstones as well as specialized planning and production of a list of services for the construction work, the call to tender, the determination of the best bid and the senior management.

Specialized planning restoration

General specialist planning the restoration of the headstones.

Specialized planning statics

General statics planning regarding the restoration of the headstones.

Specialized planning surveying

The planning work shall cover the entire cemetery. Site plans and contour maps will be produced on a scale of 1:500 and 1:100, in which all buildings, walls, headstones and paths shall be recorded. Additionally, all trees and foliage shall be measured and recorded.

Specialized planning landscaping

The planning work shall cover the entire cemetery. All planning work regarding landscaping, including the production of a tree cadastre, drawing up and executing a call to tender and senior management.

sub-project 2

 

Applicant

IKG Wien

Date of approval

16 Nov 2016

Finish date

19 Nov 2018

Funding in €

287,974.46

Description

Realization local construction supervisory authority

At the Jewish cemetery in Lackenbach, work must be carried out by a Master Builder and ancillary work must be undertaken. This involves the following services: restoration of the cemetery building in the northeastern area of the cemetery and the renovation of the cemetery wall. Furthermore two trees will be felled and pruning and ivy removal will be carried out. In addition the graves will be restored and preserved. This will involve structural reinforcement and preservation of the graves from the damage groups 1 and 2 (heavily or substantially damaged). Additionally, the services of the local construction supervisory authority that did not form part of sub-project 1will be commissioned.  

sub-project 2 additional application

 

Applicant

IKG Wien

Date of approval

02 Mar 2018

Finish date

19 Nov 2018

Funding in €

41,080.00

Description

Local Construction Supervisory Authority addendum

Local supervision of the construction site, creating a record of objects and damage: Upright headstones (“Stecksteine”) and relic stones as well as composite headstones

Inspection, tender vetting and enhancement of the documentation.

Restoration and conservation of graves/addendum

Group A - J (208 Upright headstones (“Stecksteine”), 86 relic stones, 16 composite headstones and 6 individual elements).