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...

Read more
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...

Read more

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...

Read more
© sau-msi.brussels (Reporters)

SAU participates in MIPIM 2022

7 March 2022

The Brussels-Capital Region has a long history of activity at MIPIM and has been present there in a Belgian pavilion since 2015. As the Belgian and European capital and a city of international stature, it is right for Brussels to be present at this key professional gathering of the real estate...

Read more
The talk by Gilles Delforge, the director of the SAU, during the 2019 edition of ‘Breakfast in Brussels’. © Visit.brussels

Usquare.brussels: new season for See U temporary occupation programme

24 February 2022

Usquare.brussels, the transformation of the former Fritz Toussaint barracks in Ixelles into an open, mixed and multifunctional district, has entered its implementation phase....

Read more
The dismantling of the Velodroom will be at the centre of the programme for the final summer of See U as we know it. © Eric Danhier

Usquare.brussels: first conversion work starts on iconic buildings of former Fritz Toussaint barracks

14 December 2021

The Brussels Minister-President Rudi Vervoort, the rectors of ULB and VUB, Annemie Schaus and Caroline Pauwels, and the director of the Urban Development Corporation (SAU), Gilles Delforge, have announced the start of the first work on Usquare.brussels, the transformation of the former...

Read more
In blue, the buildings affected by this first work. © sau-msi.brussels (GlobalView)