Academiestraat – Ghent

Client:  3D Invest Period:  2011 – 2014 Team:  Robbrecht en Daem architecten, architecten Tania Van Den Bussche en Els Claessens, Dierendonckblancke architects, MJ Van Hee Architecten, VK Group, 3E, 3D Real Estate, Van Roey Vastgoed, etc. Work The current fire department and academy site is a fascinating challenge in the area of sustainability due to[…]

Genk-Zuid and Ravenshout heating networks – Province of Limburg

Client:  POM Limburg, part of Eco2Profit Period:  2012 – 2013 Team:  3E, Greenvis, Stibbe, Rebel, CEE Engineering Work The province of Limburg has been convinced for a long time that it has a leading role in reducing the impact on the environment. This has translated into a particularly ambitious step, namely the commitment to make[…]

Pier Kornel – Feasibility study heating network on former Tupperware site – Aalst

Client:  Dender Development (Matexi & Re-Vive) Period:  2012 – 2014 Work Dender Development (Matexi & Re-Vive) has been planning the redevelopment of a former industrial site into a residential area in East Flanders. Over a period of five years, approximately 600 residential units will be built, ranging from terraced houses to high-rise building The project[…]

The Suikerfabriek heating network – Veurne

Client:  West Flemish Intermunicipal Period:  2013 Work The West-Vlaamse Intercommunale [West Flemish Intermunicipal], abbreviated to Wvi, is responsible for the integrated planning and project development of industrial parks and residential areas on behalf of the province and 54 West Flemish municipalities. Together with the city of Veurne, Wvi is planning a mixed-use urban development, blending[…]

Sustainable energy strategy for VUB data centre – Brussels

Client:  VUB Period:  2013 Work 3E was asked by the Free University of Brussels (VUB) for assistance in determining a sustainable energy strategy for different types of servers and associated cooling installations and UPS services. This support was part of an overall future strategy adopted by the VUB for grouping servers and supercomputers. Based on[…]

WDP consumption model

Client:  WDP Period:  2013 Work 3E developed an energy consumption model for WDP to calculate the total energy costs of WDP warehouses. The model can also make a comparison with a reference building or a competitor’s building. The results of these calculations are displayed in a simplified version via an App, specially developed for this[…]

Albertkanaal – Concept study sustainable redevelopment of a business park

Client:  The City of Antwerp Period:  2015 – 2016 Team:  Posad Spatial Strategies, Arcadis, 3E, One Architecture Work The aim of the study is to contribute towards the project area having a sustainable future, with the intention of influencing other business parks experiencing with similar problems. The way in which this is realised is by[…]

Town Hall of Hasselt design support – Hasselt

© Jaspers-Eyers Architects Client:  Democo Group Period:  2015 – 2016 Work 3E provided specific technical support to the Democo Group relating to the problem of private cables for photovoltaic production (in consultation with Infrax), energy performance requirements, BREEAM certification, etc. The structural work for the new Town Hall of Hasselt must be completed by the[…]

Quartier Bleu – Wind comfort and solar analysis – Hasselt

  Client:  Kanaalkom Development NV – Matexi Period:  2016 Work On behalf of Matexi, 3E analysed the wind comfort for pedestrians and future residents of the project area of ‘Quartier Bleu’ in Hasselt. Additionally, an analysis was made of the number of hours of sunlight exposure at several sites located at outside gastro/pub terraces along[…]

Nieuw Gent – Energy scenario study of high-rise towers – Ghent

  Client:  WoninGent cvba Period:  2016 Team:  3E, Buro II & ArchI+I Work In response to the “Revitalisation of New Ghent” project, whereby a preliminary urban development study will be drawn up for the area surrounding the existing high-rise towers, the City of Ghent wants to support its decision to proceed with renovations, replacement construction[…]

Oude Dokken – Ghent

  Client:  AG Stadsontwikkelingsbedrijf Gent Period:  2009 – 2013 Size:  ca. 45 ha Work The city of Ghent acquired the former docksides near the Dampoort railway station in view of redevelopment. 3E was contracted by the city to contribute to the site masterplan for the site reconversion, being developed by OMA, an urban planners’ office.[…]

Château Montrose vineyard – Positive energy renovation – France

  Client:  Bouygues, Maurice Berger Period:  commissioning in 2008 Size:  13.000 m² Work The vineyard of Chateau Montrose comprises a set of buildings (vat room, barrel cellars, bottles cellars,…) representing a total surface of 13 000 m². The new owners of the estate chose to renovate the site completely, maintaining the organization and layout of[…]

Bouygues Energies & Services office building – Montigny-le-Bretonneux

  Client:  Sodearif – Bouygues Construction Period:  2007 – 2010 Size:  11.700 m² Team:  Hubert Godet, Sodearif, 3E Work 3E was contracted to perform thermal and lighting analyses, optimisation of building energy needs and assistance to realisation with respect to energy management, with the goal of attaining very high energy performance for this new 11[…]

Brussels Regional Parliament – Brussels

  Client:  Brussels Regional Parliament Period:  2009 – 2013 Size:  1.800 m² Team:  Skope, 3E, Grontmij, Pirnay, Jacques Delens Work This new construction is an office building adjacent to the Brussels Regional Parliament in the historical centre of Brussels. The building was designed by the architect firm Cooparch, with a double transparent envelope on almost[…]

Rova Braie – a BREEAM Excellent multi-residential building – Brussels

  Client:  Rova Braie scrl Period:  2010 – 2014 Team:  Herpain, 3E Work The Rova Braie project consists in a multi residential high-standing building located in Brussels city centre. It has achieved a BREEAM Excellent rating at both design and construction stages thanks to high environmental performances, notably high insulation, ground heat pumps, photovoltaic energy[…]

Abattoir Anderlecht – Brussels

  Client:  Abatan NV Size:  9.700m² food market, 2.200m² shops, 2.500m² dwellings Period:  2011 – 2012 Work 3E supported the project team (architect, office special techniques, etc) with the aim of designing a cost efficient energy concept for the entire project. The shops and dwellings are conditioned and form a defined and insulated heated volume.[…]

Energy Port Masterplan – Ostend

  Client:  Autonoom Havenbedrijf Oostende Size:  658 ha, of which 199 ha water surface Period:  2013 – 2014 Team:  3E, i-propeller, MOP Urban Design, Rebel Work In the framework of the European Interreg project “Sustainable Seaports”, a consortium of companies (3E, MOP Urban Design, i-Propeller and Rebel) commissioned by the Autonomous Port Authority Oostende, worked[…]

Cours Saint-Michel – Brussels

  Client:  P&V Size:  13.500 m² Period:  2009 – 2016 Team:  DDS & Partners, Technical and Data Consulting, Herpain, 3E Work P&V’s ”Cours Saint-Michel” building is a 20 year old, 13.500 m² office space in Brussels. The renovation is part of P&V’s sustainability strategy, focused on rationalizing energy use to optimize the added-value and image[…]