15.03.2017 adidas Group office and adidas Academy in Moscow have been certified to LEED standard. JLL, member of RuGBC, managed the assessment process

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adidas Group office and adidas Academy in Moscow have been certified to LEED standard

JLL, member of RuGBC, managed the assessment process

JLL has completed LEED certification of The Home of Sport, Russian headquarters of adidas Group, the largest multinational manufacturer of sports footwear, apparel, and accessories. Both the offices and the adidas Academy (the total area is 11,600 sq m) located in Krylatsky Hills business park were awarded LEED Silver rating.

The Home of Sport in Moscow is among adidas Group’s biggest and most innovative offices. Certification covers the modern Class A office spaces and adidas Academy where specialized trainings on personal growth and balanced and athletic life are being held.

adidas Group’s global policy requires that any newly built or fitted out facilities should be certified to LEED standard. LEED is a recognized brand and offers its customers dramatic savings on operational costs, energy, and water consumption. adidas Group facility in Krylatsky Hills meets all requirements for energy-efficient buildings, with special attention being paid to energy and water saving, proper lighting as well as comfort of employees.

Ksenia Agapova, Head of Sustainability Services, JLL, Russia & CIS, says: “adidas Group’s project is a unique example of green development in the Russian market with different types of spaces combined in one certification. We see growing demand for environmental certification from international customers who understand the importance of meeting environmental standards for their assets and business operations. The certified project for adidas Group included water-saving fixtures; LED lighting controlled by DALI sensors; finishing materials containing recycled materials; energy-efficient equipment; bicycle racks; and showers. As a result, The Home of Sport facilities received high LEED ratings in all key categories.”

Certification team included JLL specialists in project management and environmental certification, Pridex as the general contractor, and ABD Architects as designers.

About JLL

JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. A Fortune 500 company, JLL helps real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. In 2016, JLL had revenue of $6.8 billion and fee revenue of $5.8 billion and, on behalf of clients, managed 4.4 billion square feet, or 409 million square meters, and completed sales acquisitions and finance transactions of approximately $136 billion. At year-end 2016, JLL had nearly 300 corporate offices, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of more than 77,000. As of December 31, 2016, LaSalle Investment Management has $60.1 billion of real estate under asset management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated.

In Russia and CIS JLL has offices in Moscow, St. Petersburg and Kiev. JLL, Russia & CIS was voted Consultant of the Year in 2004, 2006-2016 at the Commercial Real Estate Awards, Moscow; Consultant of the Year at the Commercial Real Estate Awards 2009, St. Petersburg; Consultant of the Year at the RCSC Awards in 2015.

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