Skanska invests about EUR 51 M, about SEK 460 M, in green office project, Atrium
1, in the centre of Warsaw
Skanska invests about EUR 51 M, about SEK 460 M, in the Atrium 1 office project,
located in Warsaw Central Business District. The construction contract worth EUR
32 M, about SEK 290 M, will be booked by Skanska construction in the fourth
The total leasable area of the fifteen-storey building will be 18,000 square
metres. Construction has just started and completion of the project is scheduled
for the beginning of 2014.
Atrium 1 will be the most environmentally sustainable office building in Poland.
The project has been LEED Platinum pre-certified, featuring numerous sustainable
solutions to minimize the building’s impact on the environment and significantly
reduce its operating costs.
Atrium 1 will have a geothermal heating and cooling system, used for the first
time in Poland and featured only in a handful of buildings in Europe.
Additionally, solar energy will be used in the project, photovoltaic panels are
to be installed on the building’s double-skin façade, equipped with external
blinds to minimise the heat intake. Storm and grey water will be stored and
Skanska Commercial Development Europe initiates and develops property projects
in office, logistics and commercial buildings. The company’s operations are
concentrated in metropolitan areas in Hungary, the Czech Republic and Poland and
are conducted in three local units: Skanska Property Czech Republic, Skanska
Property Hungary and Skanska Property Poland.
For more information, please contact:
Jakub Zagórski, Communications and Marketing Manager, Skanska Property Poland,
tel: +48 797 229 117
Edvard Lind, Group Press Officer, Skanska AB, tel +46 10 448 88 08
Direct line for media: +46 10 448 88 99
This and previous releases can also be found at www.skanska.com