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CTPark Divišov Fully Leased
Jan 12, 2015

CTPark Divišov Fully Leased

CTP is is proud to announce at the beginning of this new year that CTPark Divišov is now fully leased! We are happy to welcome two new tenants to CTPark Divišov, Lidl and Cross Trans, who together have…

CTP is is proud to announce at the beginning of this new year that CTPark Divišov is now fully leased!

We are happy to welcome two new tenants to CTPark Divišov, Lidl and Cross Trans, who together have signed for 14,827 m2 of CTSpace units.  In addition, we are pleased to have agreed with one of our current clients, Bakker, a major supplier of fruit & vegetables, an extension of up to approx. 8,800  m2. With the 35,350 m2 facility now fully leased thanks to these clients and to our long-term client, logistics major Norbert Dentressangle, CTPark Divišov has adjacent land for later expansion of approx. 4,125 m2. In addition to property improvements carried out during the last year of the facades and surrounding greenery, CTP has included LED lighting in the newly leased premises as part of our ongoing efforts to lower the environmental impact of our and our client's operations while also lowering overall operational costs. CTPark Divišov is located less than an hour from Prague on the D1 highway connecting Vienna—Brno—Prague providing an excellent location for cold-storage logistics to the Prague and central Czech regions.

New trees and fish for CTPark Brno
Dec 8, 2014

New trees and fish for CTPark Brno

CTP is continuing the site improvements at various locations. We have recently planted trees at the CTPark Brno, one of our biggest business parks in the Czech Republic. At CTP we provide our tenants…

CTP is continuing the site improvements at various locations. We have recently planted trees at the CTPark Brno, one of our biggest business parks in the Czech Republic.

At CTP we provide our tenants with premium services and landscaping and greenery is just one part of it. Landscaping and green features create a pleasant and healthy atmosphere, which helps creating a better workplace. Our clients confirm - see the videos: Honeywell and FEI.

 

 

CTP & ČSOB sign EUR105Million Refinancing Deal
Dec 2, 2014

CTP & ČSOB sign EUR105Million Refinancing Deal

CTP refinances EUR300 Million in Q3 2014 On Monday 1st December, CTP and its long-term financial partner ČSOB executed a €105 million refinancing package for the successful CTPark Brno which includes…

CTP refinances EUR300 Million in Q3 2014

On Monday 1st December, CTP and its long-term financial partner ČSOB executed a €105 million refinancing package for the successful CTPark Brno which includes a portfolio of seven properties. This agreement with long-term financial partner ČSOB is part of CTP's ongoing efforts to leverage the favourable current market conditions
CTP has successfully completed €300 Million in refinancing in Q3 2014, which amounts to approximately 25% of the company's portfolio. “CTP is very pleased to reach agreement and extend our long-term cooperation with our trusted financial partner ČSOB, who remain committed to CTP and who recognise the value of CTP's business plan” stated Radek Zeman, CTP CFO.

CTP Wins Big at CIJ Awards
Nov 28, 2014

CTP Wins Big at CIJ Awards

Last night, Thursday November 27th, at the 14th annual CIJ Awards Czech Republic, CTP took home three 1st place awards. CTP won in the following three categories: Best Industrial / Warehouse Development…

Last night, Thursday November 27th, at the 14th annual CIJ Awards Czech Republic, CTP took home three 1st place awards. CTP won in the following three categories:

  • Best Industrial / Warehouse Development of the year for the FEI Technology Centre in CTPark Brno

  • Lease of the Year, for the 47,000 m2 lease of the same building to leading electron microscope manufacturer FEI, and

  • Industrial Leadership Award to Remon Vos, CTP CEO, marking this the 4th time he has been recognised for his leadership by his peers.

The awards are decided upon by a select group of real estate leaders in conjunction with a jury comprised of professionals from CIJ Czech Republic.

The Brno branch of FEI, a world leader in the design and manufacture of electron microscopes, operates an R&D and assembly facility in the newly built, landscaped campus-like premises in CTPark Brno. The company currently employs 500 staff and plans to grow up to 1,200 employees. CTP designed and built the Technology Centre in close cooperation with FEI to ensure a high energy efficiency rating and an enjoyable workplace. The development was recently awarded 1st place in the annual 'Best of Realty' competition in October.

“CTP is honoured to receive these awards as recognition by the local real estate community of the quality of our work and our long term commitment to the development of the country. We're happy for the success of the FEI development which was due to the excellent cooperation with FEI, the commitment and dedication of the CTP team, and the reliable support of our financial partner,” stated Remon Vos, CTP CEO.

CTPark Brno was launched in 2005 and has continually expanded, currently housing 20 companies who employ over 7,000 people. CTPark Brno is part of the CTPark Network, central Europe's largest integrated system of high-tech industrial business parks, with nearly 40 strategic locations and over 2 million m2 of leasable space throughout CEE. 

CTP Annual Report 2013 Awarded Among Best Czech Annual Reports
Nov 19, 2014

CTP Annual Report 2013 Awarded Among Best Czech Annual Reports

CTP is pleased to announce winning 1st prize for design for our latest Annual Report 2013 in the Czech Top 100 Annual Report competition for the second consecutive year. The awards were announced by CzechTop100…

CTP is pleased to announce winning 1st prize for design for our latest Annual Report 2013 in the Czech Top 100 Annual Report competition for the second consecutive year.

The awards were announced by CzechTop100 last week Thursday, November 13 at the renowned premises of the Art Nouveau building of Obecní dům in Prague. The Annual Report took the first place in the Graphic Design category and placed 4th place overall. Big congratulations are in order to the CTP Financial and Marketing teams who put it all together with our long term external suppliers. We'd also like to thank our clients and partners for their invaluable collaboration.

CTP Launches CTPark Hradec Králové
Nov 14, 2014

CTP Launches CTPark Hradec Králové

CTP is pleased to announce the addition of CTPark Hradec Králové to the award-winning CTPark Network,Central Europe's largest system of integrated, premium business parks. The new business park is located…

CTP is pleased to announce the addition of CTPark Hradec Králové to the award-winning CTPark Network,Central Europe's largest system of integrated, premium business parks.

The new business park is located 10 minutes from the town centre and offers good HGV access, nearby public transport and is fully supported by CTP Property Management services.

Construction is already underway of a pre-leased CTFit building for Česká Spořitelna, and over 8,000 mwill be available from spring 2015. In total, the site will provide over 21,000 m2 of built up area when completed, offering a mix of CTFit, STSpace and CTBox units, to appeal to a wide range of businesses, both local and international manufacturers and logistics companies.

Hradec Králové is strategically located in a region with a strong industrial tradition, highly skilled, available and effective labour force as well as the nearby university with faculties of Science, Informatics and Management and Education.
 

CTP Wins Best of Realty for FEI Technology Centre
Nov 5, 2014

CTP Wins Best of Realty for FEI Technology Centre

CTP is proud to announce winning 1st place in the industrial category at the 16th annual Best of Realty awards for the recently completed FEI Technology Centre at CTPark Brno. The jury, which consisted…

CTP is proud to announce winning 1st place in the industrial category at the 16th annual Best of Realty awards for the recently completed FEI Technology Centre at CTPark Brno. The jury, which consisted of representatives of the Association for Real Estate Market Development, market research agencies, developers, real estate brokers, bankers and architects awarded the prize due to the high quality standards, building design, as well for its meaningful complement to the overall concept in the award winning CTPark Brno.

The building‘s unique design is a result of a long-term cooperation with Studio Acht and the landscaping and greenery surrounding the buidling were designed by another long-term partner, landscape architect Lodewijk Baljon. As a part of CTP’s ongoing efforts to create sustainable and energy-efficient buildings, the FEI Technology Centre is in the evaluation proces for BREEAM certificate.

The Brno branch of FEI, a world leader in the design and manufacture of electron microscopes, operates an R&D and assembly facility in the newly built, landscaped campus-like premises. The company currently emplys 500 staff and plans to grow up to 1,200 employees. 

“CTP is honored to receive this award and believe it strengthens the reputation of Brno as a major technology centre in the Czech Republic. The success of the project is due to the excellent cooperation with FEI, the commitment and dedication of the CTP team, and the reliable support of our financial partner, ČSOB,” stated Remon Vos, CTP CEO.

CTPark Brno was launched in 2005 and has continually expanded, currently housing 20 companies who employ over 7,000 people. CTPark Brno is part of the CTPark Network, central Europe's largest integrated system of high-tech industrial business parks, with nearly 40 strategic locations and over 2 million m2 of leasable space throughout CEE. 

 

CTP Continues Park Improvements
Nov 3, 2014

CTP Continues Park Improvements

CTP’s on-going programme of park improvements continues at several locations. These include the distribution centre for Bakker at CTPark Divišov, which has been given a facelift with new facades and…

CTP’s on-going programme of park improvements continues at several locations. These include the distribution centre for Bakker at CTPark Divišov, which has been given a facelift with new facades and site improvements, including outside landscaped employee break-out areas and improved signage throughout the park. Properties at CTPark Humpolec, including for BJS and for Valeo, also received refurbishments to their facades and landscaping improvements. CTP’s Airport Logistics Park as well as new acquistions at CTPark Prague East and CTPark Prague North are also receiving site improvements as part of overall rebranding.

 

At CTPark Ostrava a new bus service will go into operation in November, linking the park directly with Ostrava’s main bus station. Over 8,000 people currenly work at CTPark Ostrava.

 

Phase Two of Tree Planting Underway

Phase two of CTP’s large-scale tree planting and landscaping project launched in mid-October. Designed by Dutch landscape architect Lodewijk Baljon, phase two involves planting 4,000 native trees and shrubs—twice as many as in the previous phase in Autumn last year. Work will focus on ten CTPark locations including Humpolec, Bor, Airport Logistics Park, Žatec, Divišov, Mladá Boleslav and Hranice and includes additional landscaping and infrastructure improvements. CTPark Bor alone will see the planting of around 1,000 trees. This large-scale project is carried out in conjunction with Ebben Nurseries in the Netherlands, which the Property Management team visited in April this year.

Brembo Launches Expanded Production in CTPark Ostrava
Nov 3, 2014

Brembo Launches Expanded Production in CTPark Ostrava

Brembo, a leading producer of brake pads for the automotive industry, has officially launched production at its 8,000 m2 custom-built expansion facility at CTPark Ostrava. Investment costs for the expansion…

Brembo, a leading producer of brake pads for the automotive industry, has officially launched production at its 8,000 m2 custom-built expansion facility at CTPark Ostrava. Investment costs for the expansion reached CZK 200 million. The expansion brings Brembo’s total footprint at CTPark Ostrava to over 40,000 m2. The company’s operations have expanded rapidly since first launching at CTPark Ostrava in 2011 with a 24,000 m2 custom-built facility. Brembo’s workforce at CTPark Ostrava now numbers nearly 1,000 people, almost one-seventh of Brembo’s total workforce globally. Brembo produces braking components for luxury and midmarket

cars for clients such as Audi, BMW, General Motors, Land Rover and Mercedes-Benz.