history & archaeology

Safeguard the memory of the early days of IT in Belgium by raising the profile of the collections that bear witness to the pioneering days of IT and saving them from destruction.
Encouraging and facilitating the use of investigative methods and control specific to exact sciences (physics, chemistry etc.) and IT, working as ‘auxiliary sciences to history and art history’.
Contributing to development in Walloon Picardy.
Preservation and restoration of Belgian light railways rolling stock.
Philanthropists support projects relating to the historic heritage of companies in the Groupe Herstal.