2 cranes and 1 day were needed to install all 7 modules at the NEST (Photo Wojciech Zawarski)

Thank you for your interest in the Urban Mining and Recycling Unit.

To download our press kit with selected images and texts, please use the link below.
We further offer a more comprehensive press package containing vector drawings and additional high-resolution images of the unit, its making and its materials. Please contact the press liasons closest to your media focus for access to this folder.
We appreciate that descriptions, as well as project and image credits are printed as mentioned in the provided documents.

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Werner Sobek Group
Dr. Frank Heinlein
Sustainable Construction, KIT Karlsruhe
Felix Heisel
Empa Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology
Stephan Kälin

UMAR Floor Plan (Werner Sobek with Dirk E. Hebel and Felix Heisel)


UMAR Section with NEST (Werner Sobek with Dirk Hebel and Felix Heisel)
Black Dapple (Photo Rene Müller)