Wing builds Ericsson’s Hungarian headquarters and largest research and development facility outside Sweden
Erricsson’s new home in Hungary is being built on a site overlooking the Danube in an investment by Wing Zrt., in the first phase of the Hungarian Nobel Prize Winners Research & Development Park. The building, which has a total area of 24,000 square meters, will house the company’s largest research and development facility outside Sweden. The building, one of the most modern, most innovative headquarters in the country, will be constructed to the strict standards of the LEED Gold environmental awareness rating. The foundation stone was laid on 20 September 2016 by Dr. János Fónagy, parliamentary state secretary at the Ministry for National Development, Noah Steinberg, Chairman & CEO of Wing Zrt., and Ericsson Hungary’s CEO Gábor Éry. Speeches were also made at the event by Dr. Tamás Hoffmann, Mayor of District 11 (“Újbuda”), and His Excellency the Ambassador of Sweden to Hungary, Niclas Trouvé.
Two students from Kecskemét, Hungary are among the bests
Dávid KOVÁCS and Iván Ákos SZŰCS, two students from Kecskemét, Hungary had been earned the right to be a participant team in the global finals of Stockholm Junior Water Prize held in the Swedish capital between August 27 and September 1. The talented young people finished fifth in the finals from almost a hundred thousand team entered into the competition globally. Their project aimed to show the environmental and economical benefits of the utilization of rainwater and greywater in public institutions.
Sajtóközlemény / Press release Airport hotel to be developed in cooperation of Budapest Airport and WING Zrt
The time capsule of the first hotel in Hungary with direct terminal access was placed at Ferenc Liszt International Airport. The 145-room ibis Styles Budapest Airport Hotel also featuring conference facilities is scheduled for completion in 18 months.
Wing sells V17 Office Building, deal to be completed in the second half of the year
At the end of 2015 Wing Zrt. agreed with Magyar Posta Takarék Real Estate Investment Fund, which is in the portfolio of Diófa Fund Management, that upon completion it would purchase the 12 700 m2 V17 Office Building under construction in the “Váci út corridor” business district. V17 is an office building with a “Very Good” BREEAM environmental rating, in which most of the space, 80%, is already leased out to E.ON Magyarország Zrt. from August 2016. The transaction will be fully completed once E.ON has fully taken occupancy, in October 2016.