Sustainable chemistry – BlueChem Antwerp

The BlueChem incubator is located in the Blue Gate research hub for sustainable technologies, in the south of Antwerp.

The building,  which houses offices, labs and facilities for innovative sustainable startups in the chemical industry, is characterized by a central atrium, creating an informal meeting point mediating between various areas in the building and encouraging spontaneous encounters between researchers.

Bluechem is 100% circular, and certified BREEAM ‘Excellent’.

eld provided structural engineering services for this Design & Build project in the Blue Gate brownfield redevelopment of the former southern petrol terminal site of Antwerp.
eld is also involved as structural engineer for the adjacent “Blue App” building, currently under construction.