Ecological and sustainable building with a healthy working environment and low operating costs. This briefly summarizes the office building EcoPoint in Kosice. Its other advantages are certainly ideal location, accessibility and visibility. With all of these advantages, the building received a silver pre-certificate of the German Sustainable Construction Certificate DGNB (Das Deutsche Gütesiegel Nachhaltiges Bauen) in the Silver category, as the first building in Slovakia. Currently, the process of building certification under the U.S. LEED certification is being finalized. It is believed that the building will obtain the Gold degree. And since the building represented a major act in sustainable architecture and construction for the past year, it also won VISIO 2020 Award given by the magazine EUROSTAV.
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SOURCE: EUROSTAV, May 2014