The cornerstone ceremony for Dominikański, Skanska’s biggest office building in Wroclaw, was held on June 23. Located in the city centre, Dominikański is to become one of the most prestigious office buildings in the capital of Lower Silesia.
During the cornerstone ceremony, the Vice President of the city of Wroclaw –Adam Grehl, Mariusz Krzak – Regional Director at Skanska Property Poland and Piotr Wesołowski – Branch Manager at Skanska SA signed the building’s foundation act. Currently, the 4th storey of building A is being developed. Also, construction works of level 0 have been launched in building B. Dominikański will comprise of 7 storeys above ground. The first stage of the project will be completed in the second quarter of 2015.
Skanska Property Poland signed first lease agreements for the office building. Deloitte, global professional services firm, and Skanska’s local units will have their office in Dominikański.
”Dominikański office building complex is Skanska’s fourth investment in Wroclaw. So far, it is the biggest office building project in the city. It is already attracting future tenants. Also, further negotiations are underway. This proves the great potential of the local market. Wroclaw is without a doubt one of the most attractive locations for foreign investors in Poland,” commented Mariusz Krzak, Regional Director at Skanska Property Poland.
One of the key engines for development of office building market in Wroclaw is the activity of investors from the business services sector. According to the latest ABSL report, service centres with foreign capital in Wroclaw currently hire ca. 20,500 specialists. This locates the city on the third place among Polish metropolises.
Dominikański is an A class office complex, developed in line with the green building principles with a total leasable space of around 40,000 sqm. The building has been precertified in the LEED system with a Gold rating.