Scientific laboratory and Scientific Library of Riga Technical University
Location: Kipsala, Latvia
Status: Comissioned in 2015
About: Centre of National Importance for the Research of Acquisition and Sustainable use of Energy and Environmental Resources will be located in the building of the laboratory, as well as laboratories of the Faculty of Transport and Mechanical Engineering (FTME). The laboratory building will have a total area of 4366 m2.
The new library extension with a total area of 2,240 m2 is intended for a reading hall, which will be open for students 24 hours a day. There will also be an open-access collection, rare book reading room, lecturer reading room, individual cabins and group rooms, as well as a transformable conference hall.