PRIME LOCATION NEXT TO THE A12 HIGHWAY
AS A LEADING EUROPEAN IMPORTER AND DISTRIBUTOR OF FRESH ORGANIC FRUIT AND VEGETABLES AND A CSR LEADER, EOSTA WANTED THE DISTRIBUTION CENTRE TO BE A PHYSICAL EXPRESSION OF THE COMPANY'S CORE VALUES. THey CERTAINLY ACHIEVED this with THE HIGHLY SUSTAINABLE BUILDING WHERE, AMONG OTHER THINGS, ONLY LED LIGHTING HAS BEEN USED, ENERGY IS GENERATED USING SOLAR PANELS AND RAINWATER IS COLLECTED AND REUSED IN THE SURROUNDING GREENHOUSES.
Facts & figures
Built to Suit
Location: Waddinxveen, LogistiekPark A12 industrial estate
Development: DC of 15.000 m² and 4.500 m² office space
Completion: Q2 2018
IT GOES WITHOUT SAYING THAT CIRCULARITY HAS ALSO BEEN CONSIDERED; THE BUILDING HAS A LONG LIST OF CIRCULAR AND SUSTAINABLE FEATURES, AND BOTH THE SHELL AND THE INTERIOR HAVE A MATERIALS PASSPORT, IN WHICH ALL THE RAW MATERIALS USED ARE REGISTERED SO THAT THEY CAN BE RECYCLED AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE WHEN THE BUILDING IS DEMOLISHED.
The wood in the office is sustainable Dutch elm, the system walls and the insulation material in the partition walls are circular, a brick wall is made from recycled building rubble and toilet pots, the office chairs are made from recycled plastic.
Beautiful distribution centre
In cooperation with VolkerWessels Vastgoed, the beautiful distribution centre and head office of Eosta was developed on the LogistiekPark A12 industrial estate near Waddinxveen. In recent years, the A12 corridor has become one of the top logistical hotspots in the Netherlands. Because of its location - and therefore 8 million consumers within an hour's reach - the A12 offers great economic opportunities.