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Asbestos removal and demolition of computing center

Building owner

Administration of Public Buildings



As part of the 4th extension to the court of justice of the European Union, the computing Centre of the European Commission, otherwise known as the “Cube”, was demolished to enable the construction of two new towers. Paul Wurth Geprolux, in collaboration with Mussigmann & Partner for the aspect asbestos removal, managed the engineering and project management for the entire demolition project .Extra caution had to be taken into consideration due to the very challenging schedule and the coordination of tasks with the construction site of the 4th extension.

Key figures

Gross volume (demolition)

40.000 m3

Gross surface (demolition)

12.500 m2

Project duration

2003 – 2004

Siteworks duration

4 months

Our missions

  • Project preparation
  • Project management
  • Establishment of specifications
  • Permits
  • Contact with the Authorities
  • Budget management
  • Contract management
  • Site management
  • Coordination of the siteworks
  • Acceptance

Design team


Paul Wurth Geprolux / Müssigmann & Partner

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