21
September
2011
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Europe/Amsterdam

Konstruktorska Business Center applies for Green Certificate

Bratislava/Warszawa, 21.09.2011 –The Konstruktorska Businees Center is undertaking an environmental assessment under the BREEAM Europe Commercial scheme. The BREEAM (Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method) is the worlds’ leading and most widely used environmental assessment method for buildings.

The assessment being carried out by Epstein licensed assessor covers the following categories of sustainability - Management, Health & Wellbeing, Energy, Transportation, Water, Materials, Waste, Land Use & Ecology, Pollution and Innovation.

‘The growth and development of business districts have a large impact on our natural environment. The manufacturing, design, construction, and operation of the buildings in which we live and work are responsible for the consumption of many of our natural resources. By applying for green certificates HB Reavis Group aims to help to preserve the earth.’ - said Stanislav Frnka, Country Manager of HB Reavis in Poland.

Topping out at 48,000 square meters KBC is scheduled for completion in April 2012 and delivery of the building is planned at the end of 2012. The construction works of the Building, designed by the renowned architects Epstein, have been underway since April this year.

The Building will offer A class office and retail space and a friendly working environment. Additionally the building will be supplied only with green energy from renewable sources and it will be equipped with over 30 charging stations for the electric cars.

The project will have 7 overground floors, together with 2 underground levels accommodating 1,070 parking spaces. With the typical floor size exceeding 7,300 sq m it will be the biggest office floorplate available on the market in Poland.

CB Richard Ellis is exclusive marketing and leasing agent for Konstruktorska Business Center.

„We do believe that applying for green buildings certificates reflects our ongoing committment to good corporate citizenship as we strike a balance between development and the growing need to incorporate sustainable best practice into our activities. For the HB Reavis Group, this is a start and a learning curve on how we, as a major real-estate organization, can best pursue our version of the three-P concept - People, Profit and Planet.“ – added Stanislav Frnka.

Paulina Krasnopolska
CB Richard Ellis
Marketing & PR
+48 22 544 8047
paulina.krasnopolska@cbre.com

Jarosław Prawicki
HB Reavis Group
Leasing Manager
+48 22 203 44 20
jaroslaw.prawicki@hbreavis.com

Mária Juritková
HB Reavis Group
PR Manager
+421 918 933 711
maria.juritkova@hbreavis.com