Cebu is home to JEG Tower @ One Acacia, which continues to be one of the leading green developments in the Philippines. The premier office and retail property is one of the finalists for the 8th PropertyGuru Philippine Property Awards for Best Office Development.
Setting itself apart, the iconic tower offers distinct environmentally friendly features and sophisticated design. With its aim to revolutionize work and life, JEG Tower @ One Acacia has successfully pivoted its estate to elevate the corporate profile and improve the overall occupant experience as it prioritizes public health and safety.
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Drawing the JEG distinction
The soon-to-be-completed office and retail tower has achieved a Silver pre-certified Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) accreditation. Committed to sustainability, JEG Tower is built from environmentally friendly materials such as low VOC content in paint, coating, sealant, adhesives, flooring systems used. They also utilized recyclable building materials for steel bars, glass façade, and cement that was uniquely sourced from coal wastes.
It also boasts of an energy-savings capacity of at least 12% with its enhanced interior space for maximum views and natural light and ventilation. They also installed a state-of-the-art HVAC system that exceeds ASHRAE 90.1 and ASHRAE 62.1—the international standard on human well-being and sustainable technology.
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JEG Tower @ One Acacia also promises 32% reduced water usage by employing a rainwater catchment system and low plumbing fixtures. More efficient waste management is also implemented as it allocated space for Materials Recovery Facility, sewage treatment plant, and encourage proper recycling of paper, cardboard, plastic, metal, and glass.
The Cebuano sustainable developer has also allocated 20% of its space to green spaces for a better work environment and proper ventilation. Its first-of-its-kind green roof features a diverse collection of flora along with the iconic preservation of an acacia tree. These spaces will allow for relaxing midday breaks and can be a venue for wellness activities or social gatherings. A pocket garden is also placed in the lobby and plant boxes are placed in the carpark for better ventilation.
A move toward safety, public health
The World Green Building Council encouraged more workplaces to adjust their developments or implement building-based measures to address the concerns brought about by COVID-19. JEG Tower @ One Acacia has successfully transitioned with additional safety measures for the benefit of their occupants.
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The iconic green tower is now equipped with automatic doors for a touchless or contactless entry. Two types of thermal scanners are also available for proper temperature and health monitoring for employees and visitors.
JEG Tower also has Destination-Oriented Allocated System (DOAS) elevators for less wait time and easier mobility around the building. Unique entry badges are assigned per car for an easier contact tracing mechanism.
Common areas such as restrooms are also armed with the best fixtures such as the Dyson Airblade. This hand dryer is the fastest and most hygienic, guaranteeing 79% less carbon dioxide production and a 76% reduction in paper towel use. It also boasts of a HEPA filter, anti-bacterial additives, and touch-free technology.
Find out how you can locate in JEG Tower today. Contact Michael Glindro at (+63) 917-584-0443 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.