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Lommel, Belgium, Europe

Sector Health Care
Client De Bekelaar vzw, Kliniekstraat 2, 3920 Lommel, BE
Architect AMV architecten, Lange Kouterstraat 14a, 9230 Wetteren, BE
Intervention New construction
Scope MEP study and follow up / EPBD-reporting
GFA 6,240 m2
Project status in execution
Study August 2017 - December 2017
Execution From April 2018

Sustainable Features

reuse rainwater
reuse rainwater
water management
water management
heat recovery
heat recovery

Total technical installations cost: 2.493.066,49 € VAT excluded

Total construction cost: 7.890.000,00 € VAT excluded

K Level: 30

E Level: 66


A new residential care center with 90 housing units is being built in the town of Lommel by vzw De Bekelaar. The ground floor houses the administration for the logistics services, a large kitchen and a beautiful communal multifunctional room with garden and terrace. The first and second floor consist of 3 wings with 15 rooms in each wing.


The building is heated using a traditional system with condensing natural gas boilers and radiators


The communal multifunctional spaces and some seating areas cooled using a cooling group that is equipped with heat recovery for the domestic hot water supply. The resident rooms are equipped with a `C´ type ventilation system, all other working zones are ventilated according to a `D´ principle ventilation system, whereby the air handling unit located on the roof is equipped with a heat recovery wheel.


A private water buffer of 120 m³ is provided for the indoor and outdoor hydrants.