Benefits

Strong points

  • Construction of a new, modern and multifunctional district that responds to site specifications and restores its prestigious past.
  • International, national and regional aspirations for Brussels: a new dream in the heart of Europe.
  • Long-term investment and the creation of 3,000 jobs.
  • A flagship project in terms of sustainable development.
  • Exceptional accessibility for all modes of transport with emphasis on greener transport.
  • New supply of 750 homes.
  • Increased presence of green areas, as well as harmonization and concentration of leisure facilities.
  • Targets both aesthetics and efficiency.
  • Ethical governance and consideration for the wellbeing of current residents.
  • Potential of a site which currently attracts almost 5 million visitors a year.
  • The Atomium, the Exhibition Centre and various existing activities on the site.
  • A place for wellbeing, social interaction and conviviality in an outstanding setting.