After a year and a half of renovations, the Minnaert building is modernized into a more airy, functional and sustainable education building, with more seating in the central atrium and more natural light in the offices. Monday 18 December Minnaert building was officially opened with a musical entrance by students.
The modernized Minnaert building is now connected with the buildings Buys Ballot and Victor J. Koningsberger building. Together the education centre for the study programmes of the faculties of Science and Geosciences at the Northwest Cluster of Utrecht Science Park De Uithof. All three buildings are connected via a walkway on the first floor and a spacious central atrium in the Minnaert building.
The first new occupants of the renovated building are the employees of the Faculty of Science. When the new semester starts in February 2018, the Minnaert will again host educational activities as well.