Val Benoit :

Based on a Master plan approved by the Town, the implementation of a mixed-use urban neighbourhood with this multifunctional programme:

  • 35,000 m² dedicated to the installation of businesses
  • 300 housing units (students, senior citizens, families, etc.)
  • 1,800 employments, 1,000 visitors/students/clients per day
  • Spaces reserved for services, leisure and culture
  • Small commercial and Horeca units
  • A central pedestrianised park with squares, green spaces,
  • hiking trails, playgrounds and meeting places
  • Carparks
  • More than 15,000 m² reserved for offices (private development)
  • Buildings with a high energy performance
  • High quality internal layouts and external landscaping
  • Renovated "modernist" heritage architecture
  • A strong site identity

Excellent accessibility: close to motorway junction E25-E40, connections to regional routes and the TGV train station and access to public (bus and tram) and soft modes of transport (integration into the network of hiking trails crossing Liege and Wallonia)..


Surface area

9.3 hectares


  • Total investment: to be determined
  • Public investment: 100,000,000 € excl. VAT
  • Private investment: to be determined

Profiles of investors/developers

  • Business wanting to take up residence
  • Developers of houses, apartments
  • Developers of carparks and services


Already available in the first former university building rehabilitated:

  • Furnished and equipped work spaces from 15 to 70m
  • Semi raw spaces from 250 to 1000 m²

In the near future :

  • Mobility infrastructures (carparks and roads
  • Rehabilitation of the last 3 former university buildings
  • Construction of the private offices development project

Property owner

SPI (Development Agency for the province of Liege): 5.9 ha

Other owners for the remaining areas


Project location

Atrium Vertbois, Rue du Vertbois, 11 B4000 Liege

SPI, Development agency for the province of Liege

Val Benoit – 6 quai Banning – B-4000 Liege

Tel. +32 4 220 53 41

Project leader : Antoine Gruselin

  • Share

Project links