Construction of the new BNP Paribas Fortis head office in the Warandebergstraat in Brussels. It involves a passive building, with the 'BREEAM Excellent' certificate as the target.


Location: Brussels

Client: BNP Paribas Fortis

Period: 2014 - 2021

Area: 95,000 m²

Services: Technical equipment, EPB Reporting

Partners: Baumschlager Eberle, Styfhals & Partners and Jaspers-Eyers Architects

The construction of this new head office is in line with a way of working wherein the strictest environmental and energy requirements are observed. In addition to obtaining the certificates, it is also the intention to develop a sustainable building that meets the ecological, economic, aesthetic and social expectations of the customer.

The project includes the implementation of a STES system ('Seasonal Thermal Energy Storage'): this system is based on the seasonal storage capacity of the energy emitted by the heat pumps.

Total assignment for the design of the technical installations and the monitoring thereof: HVAC, electricity, lifting equipment, sanitary facilities, EPB reporting.