Heating Network – City of Antwerp

  Client: Stad Antwerpen Period: August 2016 – December 2016 Work At the request of the City of Antwerp, 3E conducted a study – supported by the expertise of Ingenium and Fieldfisher – on the feasibility of a heating network in the vicinity of Antwerp Town Hall. A heating network is an excellent way to[…]

Energy concept for passive kindergarten – Brussels

  Client: Koninklijk Atheneum Etterbeek Period: 2011 – 2013 Size: 950 m² Team: EVR Architecten Work The new 950 m² kindergarten of the Royal Atheneum of Etterbeek in Brussels contains 10 classrooms and one multi-purpose central room that also serves as a covered playground. From an early stage in the project, 3E closely supported the[…]

Supporting the development strategy of urban densification – Bordeaux, France

  Client: Communauté Urbaine de Bordeaux (CUB) Surface area: 800 residential units Team: 51N4E / Grau, 3E Work In the near future, the city of Bordeaux will have to develop approx. 50,000 new homes to meet the increasing demand for housing. The Communauté Urbaine de Bordeaux has appointed 5 multidisciplinary teams to assess and test[…]

Inventory of Residual Heat Potential – Port of Antwerp

Client: Antwerp Port Authority Period: 2009 – 2010 Team: 3E and MWH Work A certain amount of residual heat at different temperature levels is available from various companies in the port area of Antwerp. The potential for energy-savings through the useful application of such residual heat from third parties has largely been ignored until now,[…]

Josaphat – Brussels

© MSA Client: IDEA Consult Period: 2014 Team: MSA, IDEA Consult and 3E Work This project concerns the masterplanning of a wasteland in Brussels and its redevelopment for new residential buildings, offices buildings and the required infrastructure. 3E provided strategic guidance on energy & comfort design and water management. Based on the initial situation, 3E[…]

Kuborn – Brussels

  Client: CityDev Period: 2014 Size: +/- 120 dwellings Team: CEI De Meyer (BAM group), DDS & Partners, 3E, VK Engineering, Establis and Eole Work This new building, located close to the Brussels Canal (Rue Kuborn), houses 120 new passive dwellings. During the competition phase, 3E guided the building team in all the aspects of[…]

Zambian Housing Project

  Client: Willemen Period: 2015 – 2016 Work Contractor Willemen asked 3E to analyse the impact of different roof designs on the thermal comfort of a typical house of a large Zambian housing project. Based on the results, mitigation measures and alternative designs were proposed. Analysis of first results identified natural ventilation of the roof[…]

Best Practice Energy Design for D’Ieteren Garage in Mont-Saint-Guibert

  Client: D’Ieteren Immo Period: July 2017- November 2017 Work 3E has performed a study for D’Ieteren Immo, responsible for managing the real estate portfolio of the D’Ieteren Group (the largest service provider for motorists in Belgium). This project represents a best practice for the integration of renewables and Electric Vehicles readiness. D’Ieteren Immo wants[…]

Abattoir: Shaping a Sustainable Masterplan

  Client: Abattoir NV Period: 2017 – 2018 Work The Abattoir site in Cureghem (Brussels), with its well-known food market and urban farming on top of the Foodmet, plays an important part in the transformation of Brussels. In 2009, Abattoir nv started a masterplan study to “strengthen the Abattoir vision of new commercial short-term developments[…]

Martelaarssite – Brussels

  Client: Advisers Period: 2017 Surface: +/- 13,000 m² Team: Advisers, Wessel De Jong, Climatic Design Work The multidisciplinary team Advisers & Wessel de Jonge Architects – together with 3E en Climatic Design Consult – gathered together in June 2017 to design an integrated, sustainable, flexible and future-proofed building concept located on the Martelaarssite, property[…]

Leopoldkazerne: reconversion of the site

  Client: Democo Group, thv Leopold, Nelson group Period: 2015 – 2021 Team: Democo Group, Matexi, Buroll & Archl+l, 3E, Ingenium Work The government institution “Provincie Oost-Vlaanderen” awarded the consortium (composed of, among others, Matexi, DMI and Democo) with the reconversion of the Leopoldskazerne site in Ghent – Belgium. The site, known for its heritage[…]

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[…]