Zaventem

Patron Capital Enters Belgian Market With Brussels Office Acquisition

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 7:00am

Patron Capital, the pan-European institutional investor focused on property-backed investments, alongside its joint-venture partner Suprema, has acquired the Aramis Building, located in the corporate village in Brussels Airport District.

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  • Patron Capital, the pan-European institutional investor focused on property-backed investments, alongside its joint-venture partner Suprema, has acquired the Aramis Building, located in the corporate village in Brussels Airport District.
  • It is located 1.5km from Brussels Airport, which provides flights to around 250 destinations.
  • Funding for the acquisition came from Patron Capitals recently closed Fund VI.
  • Christoph Ignaczak, Investment Director and Senior Partner at Patron Capital, said:
    The Aramis building offers an excellent opportunity for us to enter the Belgian market, alongside our partner Suprema, with whom we have already worked on successful projects in Germany.

SBS Belgium Utilizes KeyOS to Protect Online Catalogue of Belgian TV Programs and International Studio Content

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 - 3:00pm

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --BuyDRM announced today that SBS Belgium is now using the award-winning KeyOS MultiKey Service to protect their online catalogue of local Belgian TV programs and international studio content.

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  • AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --BuyDRM announced today that SBS Belgium is now using the award-winning KeyOS MultiKey Service to protect their online catalogue of local Belgian TV programs and international studio content.
  • SBS Belgium operates the Flemish tv channels VIER, VIJF and ZES and is tasked with securely distributing licensed content while working to broaden viewership.
  • The MultiKey Service provides a robust, scalable solution for secure premium content delivery in both live and VOD formats.
  • SBS Belgium is a media company operating the Flemish tv channels VIER, VIJF and ZES.

Brussels Airport Company has selected Ecolog to perform COVID-19 Tests at the Brussels Airport

Friday, August 14, 2020 - 6:00am

We are delighted to support the Brussels Airport Company in enhancing the safety of travelers."

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  • We are delighted to support the Brussels Airport Company in enhancing the safety of travelers."
  • Arnaud Feist, CEO of Brussels Airport Company added "Public health has been a top priority for Brussels Airport since the start of the corona crisis.
  • That's why we've decided to go a step further and enable COVID-19 testing at the airport itself in a new mobile lab.
  • For example, anyone returning from a red zone can have themselves tested immediately upon arrival at Brussels Airport.

Brussels Airport Company has selected Ecolog to perform COVID-19 Tests at the Brussels Airport

Friday, August 14, 2020 - 6:00am

We are delighted to support the Brussels Airport Company in enhancing the safety of travelers."

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  • We are delighted to support the Brussels Airport Company in enhancing the safety of travelers."
  • Arnaud Feist, CEO of Brussels Airport Company added "Public health has been a top priority for Brussels Airport since the start of the corona crisis.
  • That's why we've decided to go a step further and enable COVID-19 testing at the airport itself in a new mobile lab.
  • For example, anyone returning from a red zone can have themselves tested immediately upon arrival at Brussels Airport.

Sabena Aerospace and HEICO’s Blue Aerospace Subsidiary Awarded Belgian Defense Organization C-130 Fleet Contract

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 2:00pm

Sabena Aerospace, a BLUEBERRY Company, and Blue Aerospace, a HEICO Company, today announced the award of the sale of the Belgian Defense C-130 aircraft fleet and associated equipment & inventory by the Belgian Defense Organization.

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  • Sabena Aerospace, a BLUEBERRY Company, and Blue Aerospace, a HEICO Company, today announced the award of the sale of the Belgian Defense C-130 aircraft fleet and associated equipment & inventory by the Belgian Defense Organization.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200729005524/en/
    Stephane Burton, BLUEBERRY President and Sabena Aerospace CEO commented, The award will guarantee Sabena Aerospace with continued work for its C130 maintenance line in Belgium, as the Belgian Air Force moves operations to the A400 fleet.
  • Michael Navon, Blue Aerospace President, added, We are delighted to team with Sabena Aerospace on this well-maintained fleet of C130H aircraft, utilizing Sabenas decades of experience in maintaining this fleet.
  • The activities of Sabena Aerospace are structured in four Business Units: Engineering & Training, Operational Support, Components and Defense.

Brussels Airport Joins Plug and Play's New Travel & Hospitality Program in Europe

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 9:00pm

They will work with Plug and Play's newest Travel & Hospitality program in Europe, which is scheduled to officially open in September this year.

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  • They will work with Plug and Play's newest Travel & Hospitality program in Europe, which is scheduled to officially open in September this year.
  • Brussels Airport joins alongside existing Plug and Play Travel's corporate partners in Europe, including Vienna International Airport, Star Alliance, Swissport, etc.
  • To this date, the Travel program has 30 corporate partners across sectors such as airports, hotels, online travel agencies, and travel management companies.
  • Brussels Airport will play an active role in Plug and Play's ecosystem worldwide and will contribute to the technology focus areas of Plug and Play's Travel &Hospitality platform in Europe.

Hologic Opens State-Of-The-Art Learning and Experience Centre In Zaventem, Belgium

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 10:00am

Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX), an innovative medical technology company focused on improving womens health and well-being through early detection and treatment, today opened its first Learning and Experience Centre in Zaventem, Belgium (a municipality neighboring Brussels).

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  • Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX), an innovative medical technology company focused on improving womens health and well-being through early detection and treatment, today opened its first Learning and Experience Centre in Zaventem, Belgium (a municipality neighboring Brussels).
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190321005071/en/
    Hologic Learning & Experience Centre in Zaventem, Belgium.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    Radiologists, lab technicians, obstetrician-gynecologists and many other healthcare professionals count on Hologic solutions to perform when lives are at stake.
  • Products featured at the Hologic Learning and Experience Centre include:
    3Dimensions a mammography system that delivers the fastest, highest resolution 3D images and is clinically proven to be more comfortable and enhance workflow.

SBS Belgium to Televise Raw® and SmackDown®

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 3:55pm

WWE (NYSE: WWE) and SBS Belgium today announced a new agreement to broadcast WWEs flagship programs Raw and SmackDown in Belgium.

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  • WWE (NYSE: WWE) and SBS Belgium today announced a new agreement to broadcast WWEs flagship programs Raw and SmackDown in Belgium.
  • ZES stands for exciting, lean back and action-packed entertainment and that is exactly what WWE Raw and SmackDown have to offer, said Miguel Casier, Head of Scheduling at ZES.
  • This partnership to televise Raw and SmackDown allows us to deliver action-packed, family-friendly entertainment and expands our reach in Belgium.
  • The combination of VIER, VIJF and ZES with these thematic channels ensures that SBS Belgium has a strong and unique selection.

Kellstrom Defense Partners With Sabena technics for a Multiyear Supplier Agreement

Monday, February 18, 2019 - 2:00pm

("KDA") has been selected by Sabena technics as a partner for the support of C-130 aircraft maintenance.

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  • ("KDA") has been selected by Sabena technics as a partner for the support of C-130 aircraft maintenance.
  • KDA will provide a wide range of aftermarket parts support and component repair and overhaul services under this multiyear agreement.
  • "We are excited to provide an integrated aftermarket package to Sabena technics in support of their global aircraft refurbishment programs," said Andy Trosper, KDA president of globaldistribution and supplychain.
  • "The collaborative relationship we have developed with Sabena technics has made it possible for us to come to quick decisions that benefit the program.

Latest news - Next PECH committee meetings - Committee on Fisheries

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 8:03pm

The next PECH Committee meetings will take place on:

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The next PECH Committee meetings will take place on:
Extraordinary meeting on Thursday 10 January (from 9.00 to 10:30 am) in Brussels, room PHS 5B001.
Wednesday 23 January (from 9.00-12.30 and from 14.30-18.30) and on Thursday 24 January 2019 (from 9.00 to 12.30) in Brussels.