The company for Integral Planning (intep) was founded in 1979. For 40 years we provide consulting and research services for sustainable development to private and public organizations. In doing so, we consider environmental, economic and social issues equally.
The locations and companies are part of the holding company intep AG. The owners of intep AG are the active partners in the company. The locations operate independently. With our flexible organizational structure, we can bundle necessary resources quickly and implement cross-site teams of experts. This enables us to offer our clients international know-how with a local presence.
With their networking in science and industry, the Supervisory Board forms the foundation for expertise, innovation and knowledge transfer.
The management develops the strategic orientation and steers its implementation.
Our employees offer a high level of professional and methodical competence combined with proven experience.
Intep celebrates 40th company anniversary
Intep and Landsea agree on partnership for future cooperation
Intep achieves quality management award EFQM Recognized for Excellence 4 stars
Leupro Energy and Environmental Consulting joins intep
Opening of the location in Frankfurt a. M.
Opening of the location in Hangzhou (China)
Opening of the location in Berlin
Founding of the holding company intep AG
Opening of the location in St. Gallen
Opening of the location in Hamburg
Intep achieves quality management award EFQM Committed to Excellence
Intep realizes the first certificated passive house in the USA
Intep receives the German Innovation Award for Sustainability Rating ImmoPass
Opening of the location in Minneapolis (USA)
Opening of the location in München
Founding of intep in Zurich
EFQM Modell Recognised for Excellence
In 2020, intep was honored to receive the Recognised for Excellence award at the 5-star level from the EFQM (European Foundation for Quality Management). We are committed to continuous improvement, creating a culture of responsibility and promoting innovation. Trusting relationships with our employees, partners and customers form the basis of the company’s sustainable success.
Awarded ‘LEED Proven Provider’
After 2017 the US Green Building Council (USGBC) awards intep 2022 again with the ‘LEED Proven Provider’. With the ‘LEED Proven Provider’ award, the US Green Building Council acknowledges the consistently high quality of our LEED project submissions.
As a leading consulting and research company for sustainable development, we are committed to a future worth living. The 2030 Agenda and the Paris Climate Agreement guide our actions in this context. The established exchange on the topic of corporate responsibility with our stakeholders places high expectations on us. We act as a role model in the area of corporate responsibility, which we have anchored in our corporate strategy with corresponding goals.
Sustainability Report 2020 (German)
The Global Compact initiative of the United Nations is a vision for a fairer globalized world. It is aimed equally at private companies as well as civil society, political and scientific organizations. The vision formulates 10 universal principles based on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). These were adopted by the UN General Assembly in 2015 and define the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
By voluntarily joining the initiative, intep is committed to the vision of the initiative and wants to do its part for an environmentally friendly and livable future. We always measure our actions against the 10 universal principles and are committed to the SDGs with innovative solutions.
Our professional networking includes the active membership of intep and our employees in the following associations and societies:
Arbeitsgemeinschaft Industrie e.V.
American Institute of Architects
American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers
Bund Deutscher Baumeister, Architekten und Ingenieure e.V.
Bayerische Ingenieurekammer Bau
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Nachhaltiges Bauen (Gründungsmitglied)
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Qualität
Deutscher Verband der Projektmanager e.V.
German Facility Management Association
International Facility Management Association
Exportplattform für Architektur, Engineering und Design
Living Building Challenge
Münchner Architekten- und Ingenieur- Verein e.V.
Netzwerk Nachhaltiges Bauen Schweiz (Gründungsmitglied)
Schweizerische Studiengesellschaft für Raumordnung und Regionalpolitik
Schweizer Gesellschaft für nachhaltige Immobilienwirtschaft
Schweizer Ingenieur- und Architektenverein
SVIT FM Schweiz
FM Kammer der Schweizer Immobilienwirtschaft
Schweizer Wirtschaftsverband für eine nachhaltige Marktwirtschaft
US Green Building Council
Women in property switzerland association
Our outstanding achievements and innovative strength are only possible because we inspire our employees with enthusiasm. Their extraordinary commitment contributes to intep’s sustainable and economic development. We therefore create an atmosphere in which employees feel comfortable, develop both professionally and personally as well as contribute added value to sustainability and to our company. Our mission consists of the following elements:
The interdisciplinary know-how of our employees promotes a holistic approach and leads to future-oriented solutions for our clients.
We are committed to the development and implementation of new methods and tools and offer state-of-the-art knowledge.
Our locations in Switzerland, Germany, the USA and China enable us to realize international projects across national borders.
We value and leverage the talents of our employees, promote their individual development and create an attractive working environment.
With a vision of a future worth living, we research environmentally friendly, economically and socially compatible solutions – for our clients and society.
40 years of experience provide security, create trust in our services and are the basis for customized results.
Taking time to understand our client’s needs as well as building and maintaining a personal relationship are a vital part of our consulting philosophy.
We support selected projects in the fields of education, culture and science with ideas and financial support.
We are active as lecturers at colleges and universities. We teach environmental, resource and real estate management. We are also instructors for auditors of the sustainability certificate of the German Sustainable Building Council (DGNB) and MINERGIE-ECO.
Corporate Social Responsibility
We not only address sustainability in our consulting mandates, but also live it in our day-to-day business. We have subjected ourselves to the extensive evaluation criteria of the international EcoVadis rating platform. With the silver CSR rating issued, we are demonstrably among the best in our industry with above-average activity and responsibility in terms of corporate social responsibility.
Through the non-profit foundation “myclimate”, we annually offset our greenhouse gas emissions from all processes and consumer goods are unavoidable through our own scope of business. In this way, we promote climate protection projects and the transition to a more sustainable energy economy in developing countries.
With CEO4climate, we advocate for a climate-friendly economy. On this platform, we are committed to effective energy and climate policies to reduce domestic greenhouse gas emissions to net zero by 2050.
Successful start at Intep
To ensure that new employees feel comfortable and integrated, we implement a personalized introductory program. A mentor supports the first few months and is available to answer professional and personal questions.
We are interested in spontaneous applications. Please use the contact form.
Intep is an ideal partner for an internship. We work on exciting projects with close supervision and deep insight into our consulting activities. In addition, we provide support in the choice of the Master’s topic and supervise the Master’s thesis.
For job offers check our german site.
Landsea Green Group Co., Ltd.
Intep and Landsea have a cooperation for projects, research and innovations
Vierthaler und Braun
Vierthaler und Braun is responsible for intep's graphic design and visual communication
Shenzhen Institute of Building Research
Intep and IBR have a cooperation for projects, research and innovations
öbu Der Verband für nachhaltiges Wirtschaften
Intep is a member of öbu in Zurich with a cooperation on various sustainable projects
Sino German Innovation Center
ntep and SGIC in Hefei have a cooperation for projects, research and innovation
Intep and ZUST CDAI in Hangzhou have a cooperation for projects, applied research and education
Skat Consulting Ltd
Intep and Skat support SDC in the implementation of the Zero Emission Standard in China
Intep and LEP Consultants (Zurich and Kunming) have a cooperation for projects in China
The Epsten Group
Intep and the Epsten Group have a cooperation for Energy Modeling in Green Building Projects
Sustainable Data Technologies
Intep and SDT have a cooperation for greenhouse gas accounting for CO2-free App