SAU working on global energy strategy for Usquare.brussels

24 March 2020

The Urban Development Corporation (SAU), which is coordinating the conversion of the former Fritz Toussaint barracks in Ixelles as part of the Usquare.brussels project, is working on the development of an energy management strategy for the twenty or so current and future buildings on the...

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SAU initiates circular economy approach for Usquare.brussels site

23 March 2020

The Urban Development Corporation (SAU) has appointed a consortium run by ROTOR (together with SECO and 3DCM Consult) to assist it in setting up a circular economy approach for various demolition, construction and conversion operations on the site of the former...

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Usquare.brussels: geothermal test drilling in progress at the initiative of ULB and VUB

13 March 2020

Two weeks of geothermal test drilling began on the Usquare.brussels site on Thursday 12 March. The drilling is an initiative of the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) and the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), in the context of the repurposing of several buildings of the...

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Usquare.brussels gets rhythm with the programme ‘Decibels’ (RTBF)

13 March 2020

From 9 to 13 March, the Usquare.brussels site got rhythm with the music programme ‘Decibels’. The RTBF teams set up shop in the former Fritz Toussaint barracks in Ixelles to record the next six shows, to be broadcast from mid-April, spotlighting six renowned artists. This will...

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Usquare.brussels hosts recording of RTBF music programme ‘Decibels’

11 March 2020

From 9 to 13 March, teams from the RTBF music programme ‘Decibels’ have set up shop in the former Fritz Toussaint barracks in Ixelles to record the next six shows. This will further raise the profile of See U, the temporary occupation of Usquare.brussels initiated by the Urban...

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Work starts in connection with MolenWest temporary occupation

9 March 2020

Less than a month after the announcement that planning permission had been issued, the Urban Development Corporation (SAU) has started work on the development of land right...

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