01 January 2017

Résidence Palace, Brussels, Belgium

The Résidence Palace, also known as the Europa Building, will host the meetings of the European Council, the Council of the EU, and other high...

17 October 2016

Nimit Langsuan: High Performance High-Rise – Columns of Curved Glass

Richard Shonn Mills, Ramboll Group; Vanich Nopnirapath, Beca Group

Nimit Langsuan Residences project, located in Bangkok, Thailand, is a 210-meter-tall high end residential with over 50,000 square meters of accommodation. The tower will be...

10 October 2011

Environmental Risk Analysis for High-Rise Buildings in Belgium With the European Seveso Directives

Yves Dechamps, Bouillard Philippe & Yves Rammer, Université Libre de Bruxelles

The High-Rise Buildings (HRB) are currently the subject of many discussions about their architectural and sociological impact in the city but the situation regarding the...

03 March 2008

Building, Rebuilding or Renovating Contextual Sustainable Tall Buildings in a Historical European City Center

Eric Ysebrant, ASSAR Architects; Isidore Zielonka, ART & BUILD Architect

Old European cities will have to consider remodelling or rebuilding existing Tall Buildings within their city centers. Brussels, Belgium is a good example of such...