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Romania U-Center 2 is WELL

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Forte Partners has announced WELL Health-Safety Rating certification for U-Center 2, the office building the developer put into operation in September 2023.

The certification process was coordinated by the ESG Strategic Advisory department of Colliers Romania. In addition to the WELL Health-Safety certification, Forte Partners is actively pursuing Platinum-level WELL Core certification for U-Center 2, mirroring the achievement of the first phase of the project. Currently, the process is at an advanced stage.

A healthy working environment is one of the main requirements of people working in office buildings, and tenant companies want to provide safety to their employees, especially nowadays when there is a significant increase in the percentage of people choosing to work in the office more than from home.
Daniela Marinescu, Asset Manager at Forte Partners

The WELL Health-Safety certification, comprised of a subset of strategies from the WELL Building Standard, addresses safety and health issues in buildings primarily through operating and management policies. The certification was achieved by U-Center 2 following assessment against 20 criteria covering five areas: cleaning and sanitation procedures, emergency preparedness programmes, health service resources, air and water quality management, stakeholder engagement and communication.

Located on Calea Șerban Vodă, Bucharest, U-Center 2 office project offers 35,000 GLA. So far, lease agreements have been signed for almost 30,000 sqm, mostly to IT & C companies, including Glovo, Brinel, Eurowag, Cognyte.

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