Bruocsella celebrates its 15th birthday
ALTIPLAN° became a member of Bruocsella three years ago.
An offshoot of Prométhéa, this cooperative supports cultural initiatives aimed at improving the urban environment.
En 2017, Peauésie was nominated as a winner.
Inauguration of the Agora Urban Resort in Louvain-la-Neuve
Ending 11 years of design and development work, the Agora Urban Resort was inaugurated on 8 May. Located alongside the Aula Magna, the 30,000 m² hotel and residential complex is the result of a partnership between Eckelmans Immobilier for the residential part and Martin’s Hotels for the hotel part. The project consists of 88 residential apartments and 70 service apartments for senior citizens, a 3-star hotel with 108 rooms and a 4-star apartment hotel with 103 suites. A wellness area, meeting and co-working rooms, as well as a restaurant and wine-bar, round off the complex.
Inauguration of new Marconi STIB tram depot
On Saturday, 28 April 2018, the new Marconi STIB tram depot was inaugurated in the presence of (from left to right):Laurent Hacken – Deputy head of cabinet of Céline Fremaul, the Minister of the Brussels-Capital Region in charge of Housing, Quality of Life, the Environment and Energy, and also director of the STIBThomas Ryckalts – President of the STIB board of directorsPascal Smet – the Brussels Minister of Mobility and Public WorksBoris Dilliès – Mayor of UccleA representative of Interreg Europe – the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)Brieuc de Meeùs – STIB CEO
and in the presence of the authors of the project:ALTIPLAN°architects, architectSweco, engineering firmTransmo, expert in rail transport
and the contractors in charge charge of the construction works:Franki-Construct and Kumpen
Located on the borders of the Brussels communes Uccle, Forest and Drogenbos, the 27.000 m² depot has a total of 22 tracks, allowing 75 trams to be parked there. It also has a maintenance hall and an administrative building housing the operations and technical departments.
During its construction, particular attention was paid to the building’s architectural quality, its blending into its surroundings and also to its environmental footprint.
The tram depot was also constructed as part of the European “Tramstore 21” project, a partnership of tram-operating European cities formed with the aim of constructing tram depots in Brussels and the other partner cities (Rotterdam, Dijon, Blackpool) which blend in with their surroundings and comply with sustainable development principles.
Inauguration of Cité des Métiers
The Cité des Métiers, located around the base of the Brussels Astro Tower, was inaugurated this Monday by EU Commissioner Marianne Thyssen, Rudi Vervoordt, Minister-President of the Government of the Brussels-Capital Region, and Didier Gosuin, the Region’s Minister of the Government. The 1,100 m² space is entirely dedicated to counselling services for studying, training, employment and entrepreneurship.
New sports centre in Evere
Following a competition, ALTIPLAN° has been awarded the contract to construct a new sports centre, a cafeteria and adjoining offices in the Evere sports park.
Cité des Paraboles in Lessive
The ex-RTT site in Lessive is to become a village for the elderly, with project developer Christophe Nihon entrusting ALTIPLAN° architects with its design.
Building permit granted for the ALP hotel project in Saint-Martin-de-Belleville (France)
Building permit granted for the renovation and extension of a 48-room 4 star hotel and the construction of 10 apartments
New resthome in Stoumont
ALTIPLAN°, in association with Creative Architecture, BEL et P. Valette, won the competition for the construction of a 105 bed resthome and 75 service flats for the Intercommunale “Les Heures Claires” in Stoumont.
Best Wishes 2018 !
Inauguration of social housing in Verviers
On 19 December 2017, Sophie Lambert, municipal councilor in charge of housing and Freddy Breuwer, chairman of Logivesdre inaugurated 12 social apartments located rue Pierre Limbourg in Verviers.
Grand Poste Liège
First images of Grand Poste conversion project into a creative and digital hub.
Hayeneux district, Herstal
Inauguration of a new boulodrome in the Hayeneux district of Herstal on 7 October 2017.
The « City 2 » shopping mall offers itself a complete make-over
News « Le Soir », 18 September 2017.
The « Palais de Justice » district redesigned
News « L’Echo », 7 September 2017
On 26 June 2017, the ALTIPLAN°architects – Pierre&Nature – Convents consortium was selected to design the project in the context of the public procurement contract: “sale of a publicly owned property on the Bergkapellstrasse site and proposal for a residential project”.