A plant built for Valeo Siemens – a leading provider of engines and technological solutions for electric and hybrid cars. The entire facility consists of a production hall (14,613 sqm), a laboratory and metrology area (1,408 sqm), a warehouse (11,868 sqm), and a two-storey office part (4,235 sqm). Selected technological systems have been installed for production purposes, such as a compressed air system for the laboratory and production area, precision air conditioning for the laboratory and metrology area as well as technological ventilation with extractors from laboratory devices.
A number of advanced earthworks have also been carried out. These included securing the slopes and strengthening them with a geogrid, constructing an insulating earth embankment and securing the nearby high greenery as well as relocating an operational water supply pipeline running through the plot. For the purposes of the entire 7R Beskid Park II project, the general contractor has also rebuilt the intersection of Cicha Street with national road DK1 and has built an access road to the new facility from Cicha Street.
The DC1 facility has a BREEAM certificate with a Very Good rating. With certification and the comfort of employees in mind, a green roof (1,100 sqm), a parking lot with charging stations for electric cars, a bus stop and other facilities have been provided.