Brightlands Chemelot Campus

Laboratory, Cleanrooms, Pilot Plants and Offices

Are you driving innovation in materials, chemistry or biomedical and looking for lab space, cleanrooms or offices?

Brightlands Chemelot Campus offers modular labs, offices, pilot plants and cleanrooms  to make innovation happen in the area of pharma, biomedical, chemical and (circular) polymer business. The unique offering of  Brightlands Chemelot Campus ranges from existing labs to new to build facilities, starting with 10 m² to several thousands of m².

Choose to rent or build a lab or cleanroom and join the innovative biomedical, materials and chemistry community in Geleen.

A variety of facilities are offered on  Brightlands Chemelot Campus; from existing labs to new to build facilities, starting with 10 m² to several thousands of m².

All existing laboratory spaces are different and have their own lay-out. In general, the laboratory spaces have lab tables with different connections, fume hoods, storage cabinets, emergency and eye showers, fire extinguishers and a sink with a tap.

Startups, SME’s and corporates from inside and outside the campus who want to test or scale up their research and production are welcome to rent or build modular cleanrooms or labs. A combination of labs, cleanrooms and offices are a possibility as well.

Besides the unique offering of laboratories, offices, pilot plants and cleanrooms of different sizes, Brightlands Chemelot Campus is a full-service campus with umbrella permits, relocation services, business support, startup and scale-up programs, furnishing services, (chemical) utilities, safety services and maintenance services. But also having samples analysed (routine and advanced analysis) is amongst the possibilities.

Brightlands Chemelot Campus has central facilities for everyone who works on the campus, such as meeting- and conference rooms, a restaurant, an espresso bar and a vitality programme.

In addition, Brightlands Chemelot Campus has all the expertise needed to build and equip custom cleanroom and lab facilities to order. In short, nothing will hold you back in your company’s growth.

The facilities are located on Brightlands Chemelot Campus. Their state-of-the-art facilities and expert knowledge of the community enable you to accelerate innovation and R&D to reduce your time-to-market. Their vibrant, innovative community develops solutions for global challenges and thus contributes to a more sustainable future. Together, they work on innovations in the field of (bio)circular chemistry as the basis for new sustainable materials and chemical production processes.

More than 90 companies are located at the campus, because of flexibility and practical setup of the infrastructure. Current residents range from leading corporates like DSM, SABIC and LONZA to startups like Neuroplast, Vertoro and Hy2care. Also Brightlands Chemelot Campus’ research institutes AMIBM (Aachen Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials), Brightlands Materials Center, Chemelot InSciTe, CHILL (Chemelot Innovation and Learning Labs) and Brightsite have developed into renowned knowledge institutes and companies.

In the biomedical ecosystem, Brightlands Chemelot Campus works closely with the research institutes Medace, MERLN and CARIM at the Brightlands Maastricht Health Campus.

Brightlands Chemelot Campus is located at the industrial site of Chemelot in Geleen. It’s highly accessible by car, plane, train and bus. Brightlands Chemelot Campus can be used as the gateway to Europe.

By car: Via A2 motorway, take the exit and follow the signs Urmond / Stein / Sittard. At the end of the exit road, turn onto the N294 in the direction of Geleen / Sittard. Take the first exit to the right and follow the signs to Gate 2.

By train: The nearest train station is Sittard (6 km, 15 minutes by taxi/car).

By bus: Brightlands Chemelot Campus has a bus stop (Bus stop: Chemelot Campus, Urmond). From the bus stop you can access the campus through the turnstiles.

The nearest airports are Maastricht-Aachen Airport (11 km), Flughafen Düsseldorf (93 km), Eindhoven Airport (98 km) and Brussels Airport (100 km).

Offered Spaces:
  • Analysis Laboratory
  • Cleanroom
  • Laboratory
  • Pilot plant
  • Test Facility

  • Available for joint R&D
  • Flexible rent
  • For sale
  • Long-term rent

Type of lab:
  • Analytical
  • Biotech | Life Sciences
  • Chemical
  • Materials
  • Medical
  • Nanotechnology

Cleanroom classification:
  • ISO Class 8 (FED STD: 100.000)
  • ISO Class 7 (FED STD: 10.000)
  • ISO Class 6 (FED STD: 1000)
  • ISO Class 5 (FED STD: 100)
  • ISO Class 4 (FED STD: 10)
  • ISO Class 3 (FED STD: 1)

Additional spaces:
  • Chemical storage
  • Cold storage
  • Frozen storage
  • Holding rooms
  • Meeting rooms
  • Office spaces
  • Other

Additional services:
  • Analytical support
  • Business support (development, strategy, finance, risk)
  • Equipment
  • High quality equipment
  • Intellectual property & legal support
  • Knowhow
  • Lab services (autoclaving, rinsing, cryobench)
  • Parking space
  • Restaurant
  • Security services
  • Services of a laboratory technician
  • Support for permit applications, grants, biosafety
  • Wifi / network

Nearest Dutch airport:
  • Maastricht Aachen Airport

Distance to nearest Dutch airport:
  • 10 to 25 km

Distance to amsterdam airport schiphol:
  • 150 to 200 km


+31(0)180 321 820 (choose 3)

CoC number: 243.67.090
BTW: NL8135.44.907.B01



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