Construction History of the Gare Maritime (Tour & Taxis) Brussels

Design Gare Maritime by F. Bruneel, 1902. Collection Extensa.

Whitin the contect of the renovation and reuse of the Gare Maritime (1902-1907) on the Tour & Taxis site in Brussels the architectural and construction history of this immense complex of more then 40.000 m2 was analysed. The project was ordered by and carried out in collaboration with Jan de Moffarts architects (as part of the team for the renovation of the building envelope).

Original client: NMBS
Current client: Extsesna Group
Initial engineer involved: Frédéric Bruneel
Initial architects involved: Constant Bosman and Henri Vandeveld (uncertain attribution)