Hold the vision, trust the process.
ir. Gaétan Boulet arch.
Gaétan Boulet (1987), optimistic, explorative, technologically talented, social and environmentally responsible, graduated in 2010 as “Master in Engineering Sciences: Architecture“ at the Catholic University of Leuven and is the driving force and inspirator of Ants and its integrated approach towards Frugal Architecture. This mission is fueled by design and engineering insights from high-end projects at Sweco NV and recent project management experience at Triple Living NV.
Nese Albayoglu arch.
Nese Algayoglu (1989), spontaneous, good-humored, hard-working, and open-minded, took Ants to another level in 2017 by helping to spread its vision on Architecture. Graduating in 2012 as "Master in Architecture" at the University of Hasselt, she supports the architectural design process in a creative way and manages it using the latest BIM-technology.
ir. Iven Vervoort
Iven Vervoort (1988), curious, punctual, persistent and quick-witted, has grown out to be a genuine asset for Ants since 2016. After graduating in 2012 as a "Master of Engineering Sciences: Architecture" at the Catholic University of Leuven, he gathered experience by engineering structures for high-end buildings in different fields. These insights help to optimizes Ants' projects daily during during design aswell as execution.
Frugality is the quality of being frugal, sparing, thrifty, prudent or economical in the consumption of resources and avoiding waste, lavishness or extravagance. It can also be borrowed as a design principal which Ants upholds for three different types of clients and projects.
Industrial and office projects for Entrepreneurs
Ants helps Entrepreneurs to optimize their business by creating masterplans for their sites and designing and realizing strategic building projects with regard to day-to-day operations and their investment costs and planning.
Mixed projects for Developers
Ants helps Developers to achieve successful residential, office and retail projects by creating value by design. The aim here is to create a desirous product and optimizing the technically of the design, all within the boundaries of a commercial budget and agenda.
Private residential and health projects
Ants helps Private Clients to realize their architectural dreams. Throughout the years, this focus grew out to be dual: generous residential projects and professional dental and medical practices. Both of them need a personal approach which is tailor-fit.
Building Bridges since 2009
Since 2009, Ants is building bridges between different aspects of the design and construction process. The following aspects are key to the success of the office.
At Ants, we say what we do and we do what we say. It's all about clear communication.
A Single Point of Contact
When working together, Gaétan is personally involved in every project from start to finish.
The definition of quality is different but defined and strived for in each project.
Creativity is not an esthetic affair but a way of thinking when solving problems.
One stop shop
Ants copes with all architectural and engineering assignments in house.
Cost and planning control
Project costs and schedule are important. They are monitored throughout the process