Research Centre for Built Environment – NoorderRuimte

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NoorderRuimte, Research Centre for Built Environment, performs practice-oriented research into the built environment of North Netherlands. We focus on the themes earthquakes, demographic transition, sustainability, and health and wellbeing. Our approach is integral. Our professors, lecturer-researchers, and students connect the fields of architecture, construction management, civil engineering, facility management and real estate. We always work together with practice.

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climate Earth & Environmental Sciences
innovation Earth & Environmental Sciences
stormwater Earth & Environmental Sciences
flooding Earth & Environmental Sciences
Innovation Engineering & Materials Science
water Earth & Environmental Sciences
Students Engineering & Materials Science
Sustainable development Engineering & Materials Science

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Projects 2009 2020

Research Output 2004 2017

Comfortabel binnenklimaat, gezonde werknemers

Brouwers, M., Brink, H. W. & Mobach, M. P. 2017 Inspiratie voor innovatie: 25 voorbeelden van toegepast onderzoek. Hanze University of Applied Sciences, p. 46-49

Research output: ProfessionalChapter

Defining ‘success’ of local citizens’ initiatives in maintaining public services in rural areas: a professional’s perspective

de Haan, E., Meier, S., Haartsen, T. & Strijker, D. 30 Jun 2017 In : Sociologia Ruralis.

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

citizens' action committee
public service
rural area


GasTerra Transitie Jaarprijs : Duurzame dorpen

Tineke van der Schoor (Recipient), 8 Jun 2011

Prize: National/international honour

Gasterra Transitie Jaarprijs 2010

Jannie Rozema (Recipient), Mar 2010

Prize: National/international honour

H/Olive Award 2014

Rachel Kuijlenburg (Recipient), 4 Nov 2014

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2009 2017

Innovation Symposium

Lechner, S. (Organiser), Mobach, M. P. (Participant)
19 Jan 2017

Activity: Participation in conference

Corporate Real Estate Management en portefeuille sturing

van den Beemt, A. (Speaker), Veuger, J. (Speaker)
17 Mar 2017

Activity: Oral presentation

Startbijeenkomst onderzoek wijkgebouwen

Veuger, J. (Speaker), van den Beemt, A. (Speaker)
15 Feb 2017

Activity: Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Press / Media

Zorgvastgoed beweegt, oudere beweegt mee

Jan Veuger


1 item of media coverage

Press / Media: Expert Comment

Balans in de Nederlandse regio vraagt om meer inzet van overheid en markt

Jan Veuger


1 media contribution

Press / Media: Expert Comment

Video presentatie Innovatiewerkplaats De Krachtcentrale Hoogkerk

Jan Veuger


1 item of media coverage

Press / Media: Other