Tebodin realizes first BREEAM certificate for FUTURA Park in Poland

7 September 2011 14:41 - Royal BAM Group nv

The Hague, the Netherlands, 7 September 2011 – On behalf of Neinver, Tebodin Poland has successfully carried out a BREEAM certification process for the commercial park FUTURA Park Kraków, located in Modlniczka. This is the first BREEAM certificate Tebodin has realized.

BREEAM (Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method) is an international environmental assessment method and rating system for buildings. According to the BREEAM standards FUTURA Park has achieved a score of 55.63 percent and a ‘very good’ rating.

The certification process was carried out by Tebodin Poland as part of their project management service. The certification process has been realized in cooperation with BAM Design Ltd, UK, concerning the design stage of the shopping center. BREEAM runs throughout the whole construction process. After the construction phase has been realized, FUTURA Park Kraków will be a commercial park with a area of around 44,000 m2, combining a retail park (22,000 m2) with a factory outlet center (22,000 m2).

Tebodin has a growing number of certified BREEAM and LEED consultants in numerous offices. LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is the US equivalent of BREEAM.

Neinver, a company of Spanish origin, is one of the key players on the European real estate market. Its main activities include investing, developing and managing property. Currently Neinver manages over 400,000 m2  comprised of 1,200 units and 700 top brands all across Spain, France, Italy, Germany, Portugal and Poland. The client desired the BREEAM certificate to confirm the quality and ecology of the FUTURA Park Kraków building.

Tebodin B.V. in The Hague (the Netherlands) is an independent, multidisciplinary consultancy and engineering firm with a turnover of € 210 million (2010). Tebodin offers clients worldwide the knowledge and experience of around 3,000 experts in industry, health and nutrition, oil and gas, chemicals, infrastructure, property, and energy and environment. The company has a network of offices in West, Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Africa.

Further information: Brigit Stokman, + 31 (0)70 348 07 19.