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...

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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....

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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...

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

MolenWest Square: SAU project wins Brussels Architecture Prize

13 December 2021

MolenWest Square, the temporary occupation programme initiated by the Urban Development Corporation (SAU), whose infrastructure was designed by 1010 Architecture & Urbanism, has won the Brussels Architecture Prize in the Public Space category. The awards were presented to the winners...

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© sau-msi.brussels (Reporters)

Meet U: a neighbourhood programme to smooth the transition from See U to Usquare.brussels

22 October 2021

The Urban Development Corporation (SAU) announced in February 2021 that it had decided to extend See U, the temporary occupation programme for Usquare.brussels, until March 2022. The SAU and the See U team then carried out an objective assessment of all projects. The aims were to reorganise the...

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© See U

Brussels Region chooses plans by Atelier Kempe Thill - Kaderstudio consortium for first public housing operation at Usquare.brussels

21 October 2021

The Minister-President of the Brussels-Capital Region, Rudi Vervoort, and the Secretary of State for Housing, Nawal Ben Hamou, have announced that the Housing Corporation of the Brussels-Capital Region (SLRB-BGHM) has appointed a consortium led by the architecture firms Atelier Kempe...

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A depiction of the future Clos des Mariés. © Atelier Kempe Thill – Kaderstudio