African Design Magazine February 2016 - Page 12

African project Bridge Park advantage of the building’s prime position, providing additional outdoor spaces for the offices located on this level. Bridge Park benefits from excellent access to surrounding road networks and public transport links. Secure basements provide tenant parking, while visitors parking and cyclist facilities are situated on the podium. Additional parking is available within a few minutes’ walk. The buildings have been designed with a strong focus on sustainability, and the environmental strategy for the site encompasses energy, transport, water, waste and occupant health. While undeniably energy-efficient, the new buildings prioritise comfort and productivity, with factors such as air quality and indoor pollutants, thermal comfort, adequate lighting, glare control, access to daylight and views, and sound levels taken into account. Click here to read more 12 africandesignmagazine.com