NRP Fund VIII's investment, developed by Logistic Contractor and leased to Atea, won the Logistics Establishment of the year 2019 Award (Sweden) at the largest transport and logistics fair in the Nordic region. A jury consisting of industry experts gave the following reasons for their choice.
"In 2019, the environmental aspect is difficult to ignore and Atea's new establishment has a clear starting point for a sustainable logistics solution, while at the same time improving operations and customer service. The logistics operation includes supplementary services such as configuration and renovation of hardware, which adds value based on the recycling-and-reuse service for the electronics and telecom industry".
The new central distribution center in Växjö (Sweden) is 27,400 sqm and consist of three floors with warehouse, production and office. It has an optimal design in terms of floor plans and flexibility, the roof is covered with 3,000 sqm of solar panels that cover most of the energy demand. Part of the premises is modern IT recycling unit built for the future with focus on ESG.