Schuler Innovation Tower breaks ground
With the symbolic breaking of ground, construction of the Schuler Innovation Tower (S.I.T.) at its base in Göppingen, Germany, was officially started on 14 July. The twelve storeys of the new engineering and technology centre will house up to 750 employees. With €40 million spent on the structure it is the biggest single investment in the company’s history.
“This is a commitment to the high-tech business location Germany,” stated CEO Stefan Klebert. “The name Schuler Innovation Tower reflects our determination to always be at the cutting edge of technology. In order to maintain this leading position, we need to provide our staff with the best-possible working conditions and high-quality workplaces which create a pleasant environment and space for new ideas.”
Construction work on the Schuler Innovation Tower is due to be completed by spring of 2017, with the first employees due to move in during summer of 2017.