An asymetric inverted-pyramid with a capacity of 3’000 liters

2013 Watertower, Beersel (B)

The new watertower of Beersel municipality in Belgium has a capacity of 3000 liters. It also supports the load of telecommunication devices and antennas.

Location Beersel, Belgium
Client Beersel municipality
Architect BEL architecten, Borgerhout (BE)
Structural Engineering Bureau d’Etudes Weinand, Liège (BE)
Capacity 3’000 liters

Its particular shape, an asymetric inverted-pyramid, distinguishes itself from any other similar building.
The size and the imbalance of this structure provides a sensation of uncertainty and smallness for the visitor.