The TerraWATT building, where history meets innovation

Known as the former South Manchester building, the repurposed TerraWATT building restores history while integrating state-of-the-art technology to meet the comfort of its residents.


Nieuwevaart 51
9000 Gent

Business space to rent

18,081 m² net floor area, shared and private facilities

Business event space

An extraordinary historical industrial setting, 230-capacity




The formalities are in order and the renovation works are currently in full swing. You can already register for a business space, get in touch for more information.

Construction permit

Q1 2024


Q3 2023 - Q2 2025


Q3 2023 - Q2 2025




Q1 2023 - 2026

Receive a warm welcome in the entrance hall, be impressed by the bright and spacious transmission shaft and set yourself to (co)-work or meet. Discover the lab, the barrel, the sous-sol ateliers and much more.

entrance hall

An innovative, digital, green & creative ecosystem

TerraWATT evolves into an ecosystem of innovative companies with a shared mission: to enhance processes and flexibility, and optimise both human and machine productivity through applied innovations.

about terrawatt


Hi-tech private offices, shared spaces, cosy corners, multifunctional cubicles, a coffee & lunch bar, a (roof) terrace, bike & car parking spaces… TerraWATT is a future-proof office building designed for efficiencyproductivity & wellbeing.

At TerraWATT, natural daylight, smart ventilation systems and an array of open spaces invite you to take a walk, breathe better, think clearer – and improve your productivity during your workday. Everything to boost your brain chemistry – and your business.

Tech specs

All aspects related to energy, surface area, the techniques used and much more can be found here.

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