Construction NEST started

Construction NEST started

The groundbreaking ceremony has taken place and was attended by the HiLo Core Delivery team. According to Empa, the building’s frame, its “backbone”, should be completed by the summer of 2015, upon which the first research modules will be installed. Read more on the NEST website or Empa’s dedicated Flickr account.

Featured image above shows the HiLo Core Delivery Team mingling at the groundbreaking event, including Prof. Arno Schlüter, Prageeth Jayathissa, Diederik Veenendaal, Dave Pigram and Zoltan Nagy.

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From left to right: NEST Core Team; Daniel Beerle, Mark Zimmermann, Reto Largo, Luca Baldini and Peter Richner.