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Fortimedix Surgical to settle at Brightlands Chemelot Campus
Fortimedix Surgical to settle at Brightlands Chemelot Campus

Next summer, Fortimedix Surgical will settle at the Brightlands Chemelot Campus in Sittard-Geleen. The move from the current location in Nuth is planned for the third quarter of 2019, when the construction of the new building at the campus has completed.
Dec 03, 2018

Brightlands Chemelot Talent Day
Brightlands Chemelot Talent Day

Brightlands Chemelot Talent Day lures 500 students from the Netherlands and abroad. Thousands of jobs in chemistry, materials and biotechnology.
Nov 24, 2018

Limburg en grensregio triggeren internationale investeerders
Limburg en grensregio triggeren internationale investeerders

Het tweedaagse Benelux Venture Forum van de TechTour vond voor de tweede keer plaats bij de Brightlands Campussen in Geleen en Heerlen en op locatie bij het LIOF. Drie Limburgse bedrijven (Hy2Care, Grassa en Vertoro) zijn na de pitchrondes door naar de European Venture Contest in Düsseldorf.
Nov 15, 2018

Brightlands Chemelot Campus welcomes former professional cyclist Bram Tankink as sustainability ambassador
Brightlands Chemelot Campus welcomes former professional cyclist Bram Tankink as sustainability ambassador

Bram Tankink will retire from pro cycling in December 2018. After 17 years racing and 10 years at LottoNL–Jumbo, he is ready for a next step is his career. Bram will start working as a sustainability ambassador for the Brightlands Chemelot Campus.
Oct 10, 2018

Ioniqa launching first PET plastic up-cycling plant
Ioniqa launching first PET plastic up-cycling plant

Ioniqa is scaling up its technology for infinite PET plastic upcycling: the technology company is building its first PET plastic up-cycling factory in the Netherlands at Brightlands Chemelot Campus in Geleen. As of summer 2019, PET plastic waste will be converted into high-grade, pure PET raw material, of which new food packaging will be made.
Sep 13, 2018

Saudi Aramco agrees to acquire remaining 50 percent stake in ARLANXEO Joint Venture from LANXESS
Saudi Aramco agrees to acquire remaining 50 percent stake in ARLANXEO Joint Venture from LANXESS

Saudi Aramco, a world leading integrated energy and chemicals company, and leading specialty chemicals company, LANXESS, today announced Saudi Aramco’s proposed acquisition of LANXESS‘s interest in ARLANXEO, a Netherlands-based specialty chemicals joint venture between Saudi Aramco and LANXESS launched in 2016.
Aug 21, 2018

Brightlands Innovation Factory en de vier Zuid-Limburgse Rabobanken verstevigen hun banden.
Brightlands Innovation Factory en de vier Zuid-Limburgse Rabobanken verstevigen hun banden.

Brigthlands Innovation Factory en de vier Zuid-Limburgse Rabobanken ondertekenden een uniek partnership en verstevigen daarmee de innovatiekracht van Zuid-Limburg.
Jul 05, 2018

3D printing Matchmaking Event
3D printing Matchmaking Event

On the 27th of June, a matchmaking event has taken place at the Brightlands Chemelot Campus with 60 people from companies and knowledge institutes from all over the (EU)region to share knowledge on the use of materials in 3D printing applications.
Jul 02, 2018

USG, Sabic, Fibrant, Sitech, OCI Nitrogen and Arlanxeo join forces for first cross company traineeship @Campus
USG, Sabic, Fibrant, Sitech, OCI Nitrogen and Arlanxeo join forces for first cross company traineeship @Campus

At Brightlands Chemelot Campus several companies have joined forces to attract and retain new talent. A Career Center has been established to work together on developing careers at Chemelot.
Jun 26, 2018

Map App as mobile guide at the Campus
Map App as mobile guide at the Campus

Not only for your guests, but also for yourself, we developed the Brightlands Chemelot Campus App. On this map you can find the location of the different organizations at campus.
Jun 26, 2018


Upcoming events

22 Jan
Brightlands Young Professionals Session

The event “Pilot testing: bridging the gap between the laboratory and full scale plants”- by Emiel van Kimmenade, is organized by the Brightlands Young Professionals. Are you an ambitious professional, willing to broaden your network and learn from Emiel van Kimmenade? Be welcome!

01 Feb
BIF: Get Out of the Building Unplugged

We invite you to witness the progress of the new generation of pioneers on the 1st of February, 2019 - 14.00 at the Brightlands Chemelot Campus (Center Court). At the end of the intensive Fall Start-up program, our startups will pitch their solution with innovations in Bio-based Materials, 3D Printing, Health, AI, Blockchain and Fintech.

11 Feb
Brightlands Science Lectures

This Lecture will be presented by Professor Alejandro J. Müller (Professor at the Institute for Polymer Materials (POLYMAT) and at the Polymer Science and Technology Department, Faculty of Chemistry, University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU in Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain).

14 Feb
Innovation for Health and Global Investor Forum 2019

The next edition of Innovation for Health and Global Investor Forum on 14 February 2019 brings together over 800 key players in Life Sciences & Health, providing a great opportunity for entrepreneurs and CEOs to pitch your start-up or scale-up company and attract many leading investors, potential partners, future customers, other key stakeholders and opinion leaders.

09 Sep
Brightlands Rolduc Polymer Conference

The second edition of this Polymer Conference will highlight both academic and industrial developments in polymer science and technology for human health.

10 Sep
Brightlands Rolduc Polymer Conference

The second edition of this Polymer Conference will highlight both academic and industrial developments in polymer science and technology for human health.

11 Sep
Brightlands Rolduc Polymer Conference

The second edition of this Polymer Conference will highlight both academic and industrial developments in polymer science and technology for human health.