Approval Planning

The department for approval procedures and fire protection has the extensive experience of several hundred successfully completed approval procedures and fire protection concepts and fire protection certificates.

Our customers come from almost all industries, so we have knowledge of industrial and commercial construction, mining, infrastructure and agriculture.

One of the focal points of our work is approval procedures primarily in accordance with the Federal Immission Control Act for:

  • Chemical plants
  • Production plants
  • Storage facilities
  • Building materials and recycling plants
  • Asphalt mixing plants
  • Biogas plants
  • Wind turbines

We help with the Federal Immission Control Act

Your system and its classification according to 4. BImSchV will be comprehensively checked by our experts. We also create new applications according to §4 BImSchG and amendments according to §16 BImSchG . As part of your project, we also develop advertisements according to §15 BImSchG .

We accompany you and your project professionally and professionally during the entire duration of the approval process in the construction and environmental areas and accompany you from planning to commissioning:

  1. Advice on the necessary application documents for your project
    • What is absolutely necessary?
  2. Explanation of the legal framework and deadlines
    • How long does it take?
  3. Authorities' preliminary talks
    • Who is responsible? Who is involved?

Why should you choose GICON®?

More than 20 years of experience in processing in the processing of different approval procedures.

Our project managers are on hand to assist you on site as qualified experts when processing your project.

Everything from a single source
We are able to support your project around the clock at every stage of the approval process. As an engineering service provider, we can fall back on many specialist areas with specialized expertise and assist you with any kind of questions. Take advantage of the opportunity to consult our publicly appointed experts for your concerns.

We provide you with expert reports and other documents for your application in a complete package:

Development plan

including drawing, justification, environmental report, coordination

Fire protection concept

for structural systems in the industrial, commercial and residential areas by specialist planners and experts for preventive fire protection

Sound forecast

after TA noise

Immission forecast for air pollutants and odor

according to technical instructions for keeping the air clean (TA Luft) and odor control directive (GIRL)

Chimney height calculation

according to TA Luft

Preliminary examination of the individual case and environmental impact assessment

according to the law on environmental impact assessment (UVPG)

Landscape maintenance plan or landscape maintenance execution plan


Green space plan


Species protection contribution, NATURA 2000 - preliminary and compatibility tests (FFH + SPA)


Explosion protection document

according to the Ordinance on Hazardous Substances (GefStoffV)

Accident prevention concept and safety report

acc. to the Accident Ordinance (12th BImSchV)

Fire brigade plan

according to the law on environmental impact assessment (UVPG))

Alarm and hazard prevention plan

acc. to the Accident Ordinance (12th BImSchV)

At GICON®, you receive all application documents from a single source - how does that work?

Our great advantage is a well-rehearsed team in which everyone knows what the others do. GICON® does not have to resort to outside companies or third-party experts, but can carry out projects without delays for the client. Due to many years of experience and continuous training, we know very well what requirements authorities place on application documents and expert opinions.

Which application documents within the notification and approval procedures are prepared by GICON®?

GICON® will gladly support you in the preparation of the application documents as well as in the monitoring of the notification and approval procedures for structural and technical facilities of all kinds according to:

  • Federal Immission Control Act (BImSchG)
  • Building Code (BauG)
  • Water Resources Act (WHG)
  • Recycling Management Act (KrWG)
  • Federal Mining Act (BBergG)
  • Federal Nature Conservation Act (BNatSchG)
  • Industrial Safety Ordinance (BetrSichV)
  • Greenhouse Gas Emissions Trading Act (TEHG)
Which approval procedures does GICON® specialize in?

GICON® provides expert advice on all types of approval procedures in the construction and environmental sectors and accompanies you through the entire approval process from planning to commissioning, including communication with the authorities. This includes industrial plants, (renewable) energy plants, buildings, pipeline systems or other related facilities. We plan complete installations as well as modifications or upgrades.

Our performance aspiration - A good solution for you!

Dipl.-Ing. Falk Rebbe
P: +49 351 47878-24