The Helix is Newcastle’s flagship development and the only city-centre quarter of its kind in the UK. Hundreds of researchers, businesses and progressive homeowners living and working side by side, along with great food, drink and entertainment venues and three beautiful new public spaces.
This 24-acre testbed and collaborative ecosystem caters to public and private bodies. By carefully bringing together world-class technology researchers, buzzing start-ups and international brands, the Helix is actively helping people to collaborate and bring brilliant innovations to the marketplace.
Newcastle Helix comprises 11 world-class buildings covering 500,000 sq ft, including Grade A city-centre office space, a commercial laboratory building, conference spaces and lecture theatres, all catering for the flexible demands of modern business. It’s a unique ecosystem, purpose-built to enable the commercialisation of each company’s new ideas, accelerating the concept-to-market timeline through facilitated access to our unique combination of co-located corporates, SMEs, research departments, National Innovation Centres and Newcastle University.
The Helix is set to become a cutting-edge, internationally renowned hub for businesses and academics within data science, urban science and life science. The Helix is transforming the quality of life for families, communities and cities around the world.