Model workshop

Lukas workshop

Model workshop

Studenter diskuteter treprosjekt med lærer
Photo: Geir Mogen/NTNU

What are we doing here?

About the workshop

• The workshop contains equipment suited particulary for model-making and larger scale constructions. Digital fabrication includes laser cutters, digital routers and robotic milling . The facility is equipped primarily for woodworking although there is some provision for light metal-working.

• The shop staff of professional cabinet-makers provide a safe and secure environment for students to explore the way things are made and put together. Orientation to shop use is given to all new incoming students.

• We are located at Høgskoleringen 3, right next to the Design-worshop.

• Hours of operation are generally:
(from 1 May to 31 August closing hour is at 15:00)

  • Monday and Thursday 09:00-15:45
  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 08:00-15:45


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News & announcements

News & announcements

03.04.2023 Laser vutter instructions

Introductory films for the new laser cutters are now available. Please check out "laser introduction videos" further down on this website.

28.03.2023 Available PhD positions

PhD position in architecture or design with focus on creative apporaches to societal transition

PhD position in artistic research


The workshop will be closed for easter from 12.00 on Wednesday 5th of April including Monday 9th of April


The modelworkshop and the lasercutters will be closed for all  student activities on March 10th 


There will be no lasercutting for at least the first three weeks of january 2023. 
After that period there will be two brand new lasercutters availble for the students.

The workshop will be closed for all activities Tuesday 20 December and Wednesday 21 December


The workshop will be closed for all activities Tuesday 25 October from 08:30-12:00.


The workshop is closed for all activities on Wednesday, 31 August and Thursday, 1 September.


The model workshop will be closed from 2 July until 5 August.


The workshop will be closed for Easter from Wednesday, 13th @ 12.00.
We open again on Tuesday, 19th.


The workshop will be closed after the 21st of December for all students. We wish all students a merry Christmas and a happy new year.



Safety photo

Safety videos

Student ved båndsaga
Photo: Geir Mogen/NTNU

Laser intro photo

Laser introduction videos

Laser cutter
Photo: Geir Mogen/NTNU

Booking lasercutter & CNC