A sustainable building with advanced scientific infrastructures
The new CaixaResearch Institute next to the Science Museum CosmoCaixa will be integrated within the natural setting of Collserola
A new flagship building will house the CaixaResearch Institute in Barcelona, next to the Science Museum CosmoCaixa. Following planning approval by Barcelona City Council and the Catalan government, ”la Caixa” Foundation has continued to move forward with this architectural project, designed by TAC Arquitectes.
The building’s net surface area will total approximately 19,000 m2, housing state of the art facilities for scientific work, such as wet and dry laboratories, scientific and technical services and areas for innovation, as well as offices for management and administration tasks and areas to receive and welcome visitors, in which events, training and networking initiatives will also be held.