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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Grand Marché Durable et Créatif. © See U

SAU extends See U temporary occupation programme

The Urban Development Corporation (SAU) has decided to extend See U, the temporary occupation programme for Usquare.brussels, the conversion project at the former Fritz Toussaint barracks in Ixelles, until March 2022. With the start of the first renovation work on the site drawing near,...

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SAU starts participatory process for the design of public spaces

The Urban Development Corporation (SAU) has invited local residents, temporary occupants and students to participate in the design phase of the redevelopment of 18,000 m2 of public spaces on the site of the former Fritz Toussaint barracks at the corner of Boulevard Général...

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