The building that will house ‘LE CHAT cartoon museum’ will be constructed by the SAU-MSI

1 July 2020

This afternoon, the Minister-President of the Brussels-Capital Region, Rudi Vervoort, and the cartoonist Philippe Geluck signed a partnership agreement on the construction and running of the future ‘LE CHAT cartoon museum’, a short distance from the Royal Palace and Brussels Park.


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SAU seeks team to consider the conversion of Reyers Tower

11 June 2020

The RTBF and VRT transmission tower’s construction in 1979 was a feat of architectural engineering, and the structure has been an iconic landmark in the Brussels cityscape for over 40 years. With its circular saucer 34 metres across and 16 metres deep placed on a central pillar 73 metres high,...

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MolenWest: containers arrive

30 April 2020

An important step in the preparations for the MolenWest temporary occupation, coordinated by the Urban Development Corporation (SAU) in conjunction with the municipality of Molenbeek, took place today.

The containers that will host various local organisations’ activities have been put in...

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Region approves cultural redeployment programme for Manchester site, including installation of Recyclart

29 April 2020

In late 2017 and early 2018, the government of the Brussels-Capital Region purchased the ‘Manchester 13-15’ and ‘Manchester 17-19’ industrial sites in Molenbeek-Saint-Jean within the framework of the Heyvaert-Poincaré urban regeneration contract. Following an initial study of possible uses for...

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SAU launches tender process for reconfiguration of ground floor of BIP on Rue Royale

10 April 2020

The Urban Planning Corporation (SAU) has published a public procurement notice advertised at European level for the appointment of a multidisciplinary project design team(*) to reconfigure the ground floor of BIP at 2-4 Rue Royale, 1000 Brussels.

Located next to the Royal...

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SAU obtains planning permission for FRAME, the showcase for

7 April 2020

The Urban Development Corporation (SAU) has obtained planning permission for the construction of the FRAME building, the future showcase for

Gilles Delforge, the director of the SAU, underlines that ‘This is an important step in the development...

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