Green Star for Re­gus build­ing

Weekend Argus (Saturday Edition) - - FRONT PAGE - JOSEPH BOOY­SEN

THE RE­GUS Black River Park cen­tre in Ob­ser­va­tory is the first of­fice precinct in South Africa to get the Green Build­ing Coun­cil of South Africa cer­ti­fied Green Star rat­ings for all its build­ings.

Re­gus said the of­fice park was sit­u­ated in the “artsy” town of Ob­ser­va­tory, home to cor­po­rates, artists and actors and the vibe cre­ates an ap­peal­ing work­place for the grow­ing num­ber of cor­po­rate visi­tors and com­pa­nies seek­ing lower over­heads com­bined with fresh op­por­tu­ni­ties in a grow­ing mar­ket.

The firm said Ob­ser­va­tory for years had a vi­brant entertainment scene and brought to­gether the largest arts com­mu­nity in the coun­try.

Re­gus boasts 3 000 busi­ness cen­tres across al­most 900 cities in 120 coun­tries, with cus­tomers, in­clud­ing some of the most suc­cess­ful en­trepreneurs, in­di­vid­u­als and multi­bil­lion-dol­lar cor­po­ra­tions.

The firm opened the Ob­ser­va­tory cen­tre to ac­com­mo­date the need for a range of of­fice for­mats in the area con­sid­er­ing the grow­ing move­ment to­wards mo­bile, vir­tual of­fices and work­place re­cov­ery busi­nesses.

Re­gus’s flex­i­ble workspaces in a prime lo­ca­tion in Cape Town, is a boom­ing cen­tre for com­pa­nies seek­ing lower over­heads com­bined with fresh and ex­cit­ing op­por­tu­ni­ties in a grow­ing mar­ket and con­tin­ues to at­tract visi­tors from across busi­ness com­mu­nity and en­joy the ben­e­fits of be­ing part of our in­ter­na­tional net­work, ac­cess­ing our 3 000 lo­ca­tions glob­ally,” said the com­pany.

Re­gus Black River Park has ac­cess to shops, cafés, restau­rants and a Cross­Fit gym with close ac­cess to the CBD, Air­port, N1 and N2, city/town cen­tre and well-known South African brands. The cen­tre of­fers ten­ants a com­mu­nal kitchen with tea- and cof­fee-mak­ing fa­cil­i­ties, a pro­fes­sional busi­ness en­vi­ron­ment, se­cure, high- speed busi­ness- grade in­ter­net and wi-fi, ac­cess to print­ers, in­vi­ta­tions to ex­clu­sive mar­ket­ing and net­work­ing events, se­cure un­der­ground park­ing and meet­ing rooms.

Landi Cam­pher, oper­a­tions man­ager of VISAVIS, one of the Re­gus Black River Park ten­ants said: “One of the most beau­ti­ful of­fices I have ever seen. The team is so ac­com­mo­dat­ing and take huge pride in their work. Con­ve­niently lo­cated close to city cen­tral but far enough that the buzz of the city doesn’t af­fect you.”

‘One of the most

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New Re­gus af­fil­i­ate brand SPA­CES is com­ing to South Africa in Septem­ber.

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