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[…]

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[…]

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[…]

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[…]

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[…]

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.[…]

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[…]

“Natuurbuurt” concept – energy design

  Client:  Bostoen Period:  2015 – 2016 Work Bostoen, project developer of passive dwellings, asked 3E to analyse which (collective) energy concept is cost-optimal for its new residential “Natuurbuurt” neighbourhood concept. Based on a detailed cost benefit analysis, 3E compared the feasibility of several collective energy systems with the currently used individual energy system approach.[…]