Square Brussels Meeting Centre

Renovation and transformation of the Palais des Congrés – in central Brussels – in order to accommodate conferences and exhibitions, and dramatically change access to the building. Jury Special Prize MIPIM Awards 2010.

1200-seat Gold room.
© Kahle Acoustics
1200-seat Gold room, formerly known as Salle Albert I.
© Kahle Acoustics
500-seat Copper room.
© Kahle Acoustics
300-seat Silver room, formerly known as Salle Benelux.
© Kahle Acoustics
The Square Brussels Meeting Centre.
© Kahle Acoustics
Upper entrance of the Square Brussels Meeting Centre.
© Kahle Acoustics
The Arc romm with 150 seats, formerly known as Salle Mont des Arts.
© Kahle Acoustics
Restaurant with panoramic view over the city of Brussels.
© Kahle Acoustics
Projectgegevens

//////

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 in 2002, design 2003-2006, construction 2007-2009. Opened in 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.

Capaciteit   1200-seat main congress room, 500-seat room, 300-seat room, 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, participation in room design, acoustic isolation, noise and vibration control.

Adviseur(s)   Eckhard Kahle, Nathalie Faillet, Yann Jurkiewicz, Kahle Acoustics.

© 2004-2018 Kahle Acoustics