Usquare.brussels: conversion of former barracks picks up speed, with emphasis on reuse of materials

11 May 2022

The Minister-President of the Brussels-Capital Region, Rudi Vervoort, the rector of ULB, Annemie Schaus, the acting rector of VUB, Jan Danckaert, and the director of the Urban Development Corporation, Gilles Delforge, took stock today of the state of progress of Usquare.brussels, the...

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The building that has been demolished on Avenue de la Couronne and a simulation of the future new entrance to the site, for which salvaged bricks will be used. (© sau-msi.brussels and © evr architecten, BC Architects, Callebaut Architecten)

Region presents plans for ‘sports tower’: future sports facility at Quai des Armateurs

27 April 2022

Minister-President of the Brussels-Capital Region Rudi Vervoort, Mayor of the City of Brussels Philippe Close, Alderman Benoit Hellings and director of the Urban Development Corporation Gilles Delforge today presented the plans of an architectural consortium consisting of BEL architecten, CRIT....

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Une simulation du futur bâtiment, sur la rive droite de la courbe de giration du canal. © BEL architecten - CRIT. architecten - Bureau d’études Weinand

SAU launches public procurement process for provision of assistance with project management of a PPP (DBFM)

26 April 2022

The Urban Development Corporation (SAU) has issued a public procurement notice with a view to appointing a technical expert to assist in the construction of the new headquarters of the Firefighting and Emergency Medical Assistance Service (SIAMU-DBDMH) of the Brussels-Capital Region. The SAU...

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The land on which Brussels’ new central fire station will be built stretches between the TIR terminal and the Tour & Taxis park. © sau-msi.brussels (Simon Schmitt - www.globalview.be)

SAU launches public procurement process for construction of new headquarters for SIAMU-DBDMH

7 April 2022

The Urban Development Corporation (SAU) has issued a public procurement notice advertised at European level for the appointment of the private partner who will be responsible for designing, building, financing and maintaining the new headquarters of the Firefighting and Emergency Medical...

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The land on which Brussels’ new central fire station will be built stretches between the TIR terminal and the Tour & Taxis park. © sau-msi.brussels (Simon Schmitt - www.globalview.be)

Usquare.brussels: evaluating the See U temporary occupation programme

5 April 2022

On 12 May, the Urban Development Corporation and Pali Pali are organising an afternoon of sharing experiences and collective evaluation at the Usquare.brussels site (the former Fritz Toussaint barracks in Ixelles) relating to the temporary occupation...

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SAU buys most of the slaughterhouses site and will coordinate its development

30 March 2022

The slaughterhouses site alongside the Canal in Anderlecht is of strategic importance for the Brussels-Capital Region in view of its location, its size (some 9 hectares), its activities and its historical heritage.

The Region, the municipality of Anderlecht, its historical owner, and...

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