MedAustron Laying of the Foundation Stone 16.03.2011
The laying of the foundation stone of MedAustron has been celebrated on March 16th, 2011, with high ranking representatives from politics, science and industry.
MedAustron is being constructed next to the „Technologiezentrum Wr. Neustadt“ (Technology
Center Wiener Neustadt).
MedAustron will be Austria’s largest treatment center for oncology patients on the basis of
proton and carbon ion radiation. MedAustron will also offer non-clinical research to nuclear
Construction costs are about EUR 200 Million. A test phase will start 2013 before the center
reaches full operational capabilities in 2015.