Modular research and innovation building
NEST is the modular research and innovation building of Empa and Eawag. In NEST, new technologies, materials and systems are tested, researched, further developed and validated under real conditions. Close cooperation with partners from research, industry and the public sector means that innovative construction and energy technologies reach the market more quickly. NEST contributes to making the use of resources and energy more sustainable and more cycle-oriented.
Research and education topics
- The following units, among others, were realized in NEST:
- Apartment UMAR: 96% recyclable according to Madaster
- Office Sprint: Building with old building components "Re-Use