In the beginning of May the construction of main contractor Cordeel’s new HQ in Temse started. The excavations have already been made, the foundation of the old crane runway is still being removed. While the first piles are being driven into the ground, the production of the main steel structure has begun. The structure will […]
The European Commission and the Mies van der Rohe Foundation select the social housing project Navez in Schaarbeek as winner in the category ‘Project Emergent Architect’. It’s a design by the Belgian architects of MSA, in consortium with V + and Ney & Partners for the civil and structural engineering. The project was realized with […]
Construction of the foundations for Namur Station has started. The first piles for the access ramp for the bus station are being placed. Completion is scheduled for September 2019.
New building systems for floors, footbridges and hang structures, and the control of dynamic forces often seem crucial to ensure the users comfort and optimal serviceability conditions. Nevertheless, there are only few standards that give clear and unambiguous information on the theme related of vibrations in the constructions. Le Comité Construction de la FABI invites […]