Future Google Datacenter in Feluy: an information meeting will take place on January 10

SRL Crystal Computing plans to apply for a single permit for the construction and operation of a new operational data management center”, states Seneffe municipality. “The land, located in an industrial economic activity zone on the sector plan, has a total area of ​​approx. 33.5 hectares and is covered by an economic reconnaissance perimeter. A preliminary information meeting will be held on January 10 to tell citizens more.

Specifically, the meeting will take place in the “La grange du Château” room, located at rue Georges Soupart 4 in Ecaussinnes. Citizens who want to hear more about the project can go there from

Several aspects will be discussed during the meeting on 10 January. On the one hand, it will give the company the opportunity to present its project. The public will be able to obtain information and make their comments and suggestions regarding the project. Several points to be addressed during the impact assessment can also be highlighted. Finally, technical alternatives can be presented, provided they can be reasonably foreseen. The applicant must then take this into account during the impact assessment.

Comments and proposals for carrying out the impact assessment can be sent by post until 25 January. The latter must be sent to the municipal college in Ecaussinnes or Seneffe. A copy will also be sent to the applicant.

As a reminder, Google announced last October that it “had just acquired 36 hectares of land in the Feluy zone. It was owned by IDEA, with whom we have a long-standing collaboration. This new site will allow us to diversify our presence in Belgium according to the wishes of our users.”, announced Frédéric Descamps, Google Data Center Lead.

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