We are watching a global shift towards supporting a healthy lifestyle as an important building feature. The wellness concept is evolving into a new status symbol amongst consumers, and buildings do not escape that trend. We respond to increasing calls for people-centric design, shifting from the focus on energy efficiency only to incorporate health and smart building aspects as well. Investing in people’s well-being provides a high return on investment in terms of employee productivity and engagement, absenteeism, talent retention and health insurance costs.
The first office building in the Netherlands to receive a WELL certificate for for both the casco and the interior.