EIA and Spatial Planning Section

Tasks:

  • coordinates the assessment both of projects subject to an environmental impact assessment (EIA) and of projects which do not require one, in the area of transport, energy and tourism infrastructures;
  • further develops the EIA;
  • coordinates the assessment of Federal Sectoral Plans and Concepts as well as Cantonal Structure Plans and Agglomeration Programmes for urban development and transport;
  • coordinates the environmental aspects of spatial planning;
  • represents the point of contact for activities with transboundary impacts according to the Espoo Convention (Point of Contact for Notification).

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Personnel

Thomas Baumann

Thomas Baumann
Position:
head of section
Tel.: +41 58 469 79 27
E-mail: thomas.baumann@bafu.admin.ch

Martin Grüter
Position:
deputy head of section
Responsibilities: coordination of projects (in particular nuclear facilities, railroads, pipelines, navigation), Agglomeration Programmes for urban development and transport, Sectoral Plan for Deep Geological Repositories
Tel.: +41 58 465 41 45
E-mail: martin.grueter@bafu.admin.ch

Corinne Buff
Responsibilities: Koordination von Projekten (Nationalstrassen, Eisenbahnen, Rohrleitungen, Wasserkraftwerke)
Tel.: +41 58 481 55 89
E-mail: corinne.buff@bafu.admin.ch

Nikolaus Hilty
Responsibilities: coordination of projects (in particular national roads, railroads), Sectoral Transport Plan, Agglomeration Programmes for urban development and transport, Strategic Environmental Assessment
Tel.: +41 58 462 68 92
E-mail: nikolaus.hilty@bafu.admin.ch

Florian Kündig
Responsibilities:
coordination of projects (in particular railroads, cableways, aviation), Cantonal Structure Plans, Espoo Convention (Focal Point), Strategic Environmental Assessment
Tel.: +41 58 462 45 17
E-mail: florian.kuendig@bafu.admin.ch

Dorothee Naegeli
Responsibilities: head of secretariat
Tel.: +41 58 462 43 97
E-mail: dorothee.naegeli@bafu.admin.ch

Maeva Polla
Responsibilities:
coordination of projects (in particular aviation, railroads, national roads, pipelines), Cantonal Structure Plans, Sectoral Aviation Infrastructure Plan
Tel.:
+41 58 460 53 06
E-mail:
maeva.polla@bafu.admin.ch

Cristina Tamò
Responsibilities:
coordination of projects (in particular railroads, hydroelectric plants, high-voltage power lines, military installations), Sectoral Plans (army, asylum, power lines), Espoo Convention (Point of Contact for Notification)
Tel.: +41 58 462 07 57
E-mail: cristina.tamo@bafu.admin.ch

Marcus Ulber
Responsibilities:
coordination of spatial development affairs (in particular Structure Plans,, Sectoral Plans aviation, power lines and army), coordination of projects (in particular aviation, railroads, hydroelectric plants, high-voltage power lines, military installations)
Tel.:
+41 58 469 78 40
E-mail:
marcus.ulber@bafu.admin.ch

Contact
Last modification 24.10.2019

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Contact

Federal Office for the Environment FOEN
EIA and Spatial Planning Section

Postal address:
CH-3003 Bern

Location of our offices:
Worblentalstrasse 68, 3063 Ittigen

Tel.: +41 58 462 43 97
Fax: +41 58 464 79 78

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