Square Brussels Convention Centre
The former convention centre, in the heart of Brussels, has been totally renovated and remodelled in order to provide optimal comfort and a better connection with the city. MIPIM 2010 special jury award.
Renovatie/Transformatie Square Brussels Convention Centre www.square-brussels.com
Locatie Brussels, Belgium.
Bouwkosten 50 million € for the renovation of existing rooms as well as the enlargement, improvement and transformation of entire facility.
Periode Feasibility study: 2002. Design: 2003-2006. Construction: 2007-2009. Opening: September 2009.
Opdrachtgever SA Palais des Congrès, and Régie des Bâtiments, and Ministère de la Communication et de l'Infrastructure.
Architect(en) Michel Verliefden, A.2R.C., Brussels www.a2rc.be
Capaciteit A 1 200-seat main congress room, a 500-seat room, a 300-seat room, a 150-seat room, twelve 50-seat rooms, offices, restaurant, cafeteria, exhibition space. Total area 25 000 m².
Gebruik Congress center, additional use for concerts and exhibitions.
Werkzaamheden Room acoustic, room design, acoustic isolation and noise and vibration control.
Adviseur(s) Eckhard Kahle, Project Manager, Nathalie Faillet, Yann Jurkiewicz, Kahle Acoustics.