Construction of a passive school building in the Province of Liege :


Construction of a passive school building for the needs of the Higher Education School of the Province of Liege (agronomic category) with a capacity of 250 students. 

Its technical features are the following :

  • Two-storey building with two wings connected by a central unit comprising a huge South-facing glass wall ;
  • Exterior envelope composed of wooden boxes entirely filled with insulation made of cellulose wadding (35 cm of recycled paper);
  • Facade cladding composed of red-cedar siding fitting in the wooden domain.
  • Wooden/aluminum window frames with high-insulation triple-glazed panes. 


Overall surface

4,600 m²



Province of Liege


Overall investment

8,052,394 €


Public funding

The Province of Liege: 3,165,326 €.

The Federation Wallonia-Brussels : 4,887,068 € (incl. VAT)


Private funding

0 €


Profile of the investors/promoters required 

Leisure - culture

Hospitality industry



Work: June 2014 to March 2016

Project location

Site of the IPEA La Reid, rue du Haftay in 4910 THEUX - Belgium

Danielle COUNE

Director general of the Infrastructures and Environment Department of the PROVINCE OF LIEGE

Phone  +32 4 220 71 00

Email :

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