Robert van der Graaff laboratory is stripped and being transformed into the Earth Simulation Lab (ESL). Two parts of Geosciences get permanent housing in the ESL: the HPT-lab and the Tectonic lab. In total a group of 40 people. The other workplaces are so-called flex-spots for employees working on research in the ESL. The designing parties are ABT and Barcode Architects. The ESL is a sustainable laboratory with the BREEM classification 'excellent'. Read more about the sustainable ESL (in Dutch).