Work and infrastructure

Below you will find information on work currently in progress or starting soon, as well as general information on CERN’s infrastructure and its impact on the surrounding area.

Waste water retention and regulation basin at CERN

Building of a waste water retention and regulation basin on the Prévessin site

February 2020 - October 2020

CERN Science Gateway

CERN's new flagship project for science education

2020 - 2022

The High-Luminosity LHC (HL-LHC)

The High-Luminosity LHC project will allow the LHC to be exploited to its full potential. Civil-engineering work will take place in Meyrin and Cessy between 2018 and 2021.

2018 - 2022

Mind where you bore!

The presence of the LHC’s underground installations around the French-Swiss border results in a number of limitations regarding boring for geothermal probes.