Facts About DC3 at Prologis Waalwijk
- 26,000 square meters plot
- 23,500 square meters of logistics space
- 2,000 square meters of mezzanine
- 600 square meters of office
- 24 docks
Prologis Park Waalwijk DC3 is located in one of the fastest growing logistic regions of the Netherlands, nearby hotspots like Rotterdam and Antwerp (Belgium). The warehouse measures approximately 26,000 square meters.
The current tenant of the Prologis Park Waalwijk DC3 Unit A is Tarkett (formerly DESSO), a leading brand in sustainable and innovative carpet flooring and well-known for their gold certificated carpets. When Tarkett discovered that they could rent a circular property, they saw it as a huge bonus. It perfectly fit with their sustainability goals.
In terms of sustainability, the Prologis Park Waalwijk DC3 scores extremely high. It lives up to the BREEAM and the WELL building standards, but also takes major steps towards circularity. The integration of all three systems marks Prologis Park Waalwijk DC3 as one of the best examples in the market.
Focusing on the well-being of the employees in distribution centers is fully in line with Prologis’ sustainability and business goals. With the ambition to raise the standards for logistics buildings to an even higher level, Prologis firmly believes in a more human-centric approach in building. To really make a difference.
Breathing Tomorrow's Energy
Riekie Brokking is Interior Architect at the internationally acclaimed design studio DoepelStrijkers. She is accustomed to ‘moving fully against the current'. This became especially clear while she worked on the realization of the completely circular distribution center together with M3E and Prologis. When it comes to circularity you can only determine the final product during the process itself. It is a matter of rethinking, or ‘omdenken’ in Dutch. And daring to make a statement.
Lothar Wijnand is Advisor and Co-owner at M3E, a sustainable building consulting firm in Rotterdam. He is a consultant who thoroughly knows the market, while his partner at M3E focuses on installation-technical advice. Lothar, as a trained structural engineer, focuses on all kinds of quality marks and the application for subsidies. Additionally, M3E aadvises customers how to get thesubsidy and meet the conditions. M3E offers it all.
Lodewijk van der Zanden is Purchasing Manager for the carpet division of Tarkett in Waalwijk. Next to his daily duties he also serves as the Project Manager to complete the circular property Prologis Park Waalwijk DC3. Van der Zanden and his colleagues praise the collaboration with Prologis. Their circular property seamlessly fit with the vision of Tarkett - formerly DESSO - as a global founder of a closed loop process of carpet tiles.