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

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

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

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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The four buildings that are the object of the public procurement process for the creation of student accommodation. © sau-msi.brussels (GlobalView)

Public procurement process for creation of student accommodation launched

The Urban Development Corporation (SAU) has issued a public procurement notice for the creation of around 480 units of student accommodation on the site of the former Fritz Toussaint barracks in Ixelles. The process is being conducted in partnership with the universities ULB and VUB,...

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The TomorrowNowMovement team builds benches from reclaimed materials. © sau-msi.brussels (P.Sa.)

SAU to try out ideas resulting from participatory process for the public spaces

Cabins, collaborative vegetable gardens, a climbing wall, outdoor ping-pong tables, picnic tables, benches made from reclaimed materials, a smooth esplanade that can be used for dance, sporting and other activities... At the end of May, the Urban Development Corporation (SAU) will launch...

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Shortlist for first public housing operation

A further step has been completed in the development of Usquare.brussels, the programme for the conversion of the former Fritz Toussaint barracks in Ixelles. The Housing Corporation of the Brussels-Capital Region (SLRB-BGHM) has...

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Beliris launches public procurement process for asbestos removal from buildings

Beliris, the federal public contracting authority for Brussels, has issued a public procurement notice for public works with a view to appointing a contractor to remove asbestos from the buildings of the former Fritz Toussaint barracks....

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