Builder:

Karel De Grote Hogeschool

Architect:

TV Rau-Stramien

Study team:

Arcade nv

Description

New accommodation for Karel De Grote College in the heart of Antwerp’s student district.

Timing

Date order 07-07-2014
Date subscription 22-05-2014
Executed by 50% Van Laere nv 50% Willemen General Contractor
Start 04-08-2014
Delivery 22-04-2016

Technical description

Amongst other things, this building comprises class rooms, a multimedia centre and study centre, a workspace for lecturers, offices for administrators and management, practical training areas, support services, and a cafeteria with buffet.
For this thorough renovation the buildings will be completely stripped, with exception of the street-facing facades. An underground parking will be implemented on level -1, new construction connecting with the renovated sections and facades. In conclusion, the technical equipment will be installed and the finishing work done. Facing will be done by means of jet grouting

Building physical data

Total surface38,815 m²
Total content:93,000 m²
Offices:3,234 m²
Parking:8,073 m²
Surface area per level:5,600 m²
Demolition works:1,788 m³
Excavation:15,030 m³
Concrete:9,600 m³
Reinforcement:1,230
Vaulting & TT elements:15,515 m²
Steel:239 tonnes
Facing work:700 m³
Form work:35,673 m²
Water sealing layers:1,129 m²
Lifts:6
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