EMPA Research Institute, St. Gallen
EMPA Research Institute, St. Gallen

EMPA Research Institute, St. Gallen

A new building in St. Gallen was completed for the Empa Materials Science & Technology research institute. The Empa was provided with ideal conditions for a modern research and technology institute: cutting-edge laboratories and offices as well as seminar and lecture rooms equipped to the highest standards.
The Empa is an interdisciplinary research institute of the ETH Domain, the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology.


Swiss Federal Office for Buildings, Zurich


EMPA Materials Science & Technology, St. Gallen


Theo Hotz AG, Architekten + Planer, Zurich


St. Gallen


Laboratories for chemistry, biology and physics, climate-control cabins, analysis rooms, workshops, offices, library, cafeteria


94 million CHF

Our Role

Architect's Project Manager

Our Tasks

Management of competition, pre-project and construction project, development of land-use plan, project management from design until start of construction, cost planning