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Courtyard by Marriott

Client: Apex Hotels Alliance 2

Services: Construction Management, Design Management, Cost Management, Site Inspection (Dirigentie de Santier), Health & Safety Coordination and Project Management

Project Details: Optim Project Management was assigned as Project Manager for the new Courtyard by Marriott four-star hotel, project developed by Apex Hotels Alliance 2. The new hotel that is to be delivered on the market in Q2 2019, will have 259 rooms, 119 parking units, a bar, a restaurant, meeting rooms and a much-awaited conference centre (approx. 535 sqm) in a busy office area of Bucharest.
As a Project Manager, Optim PM will provide Construction Management services , managing a number of specialist constractors , Design and Cost Management, Dirigentie de Santier and Health & Safety Coordination.

The project that is under construction in the North part of Bucharest on a land of 2,832 sqm will have a total gross built surface of 16,500 sqm, on 14 levels above ground (3B+GF+13F+1Technical Floor).

Ana Tower

Client: Ana Tower Offices

Services: Project Management, Cost Management, Site Inspection (Dirigentie de Santier) and Health & Safety

Project Details: Optim Project Management was assigned by Ana Tower Offices, the company owned by Romanian businessman George Copos, as Project Manager for Ana Tower, the office scheme to be developed in Expozitiei area, next to Crowne Plaza Hotel.
With a height exceeding 100 meters, totalling 25 floors over the ground (3B+GF+24F+Tehnical Floor), Ana Tower will change the skyline of the area surrounding Romexpo, which announces to be the new business hub of Bucharest. The construction works started in Q4 2017 and are expected to be finalized in Q4 2019, when a surface of 54,000 sqm GBA will be added to the stock of class A office spaces from Bucharest.

IKEA Pallady

Client: IKEA Romania

Services: Project Management, Cost Management, Design Management, Tendering and Procurement, Site Inspection (Dirigentie de Santier) and Health & Safety Coordination

Project details: IKEA has recently assigned Optim Project Management as Project Manager for its second Bucharest store to be built on a 13.7-hectare plot, located on Theodor Pallady Boulevard. The store will have a GBA of 67,430 sqm.

Optim PM will also offer Cost Management, Design Management, Tendering and Procurement, Health & Safety Coordination and Site Inspection (Dirigentie de Santier) services for this large-scale project. Previously Optim PM was appointed to perform a technical due diligence of the aforementioned plot in order to assist the client with the land acquisition.

The Building Permit was obtained in October 2017 and the project is expected to be delivered by Q4 2018.

 

November 2017

 

Oregon Park, Phase II Building C

Client: Portland Trust

Services: Project Management, Cost Management, Health & Safety

Project details: After the successful delivery of Oregon Park’s first phase, Optim PM was retained by the developer of the project, Portland Trust, as Project Manager for the second phase, a 46,702 sqm GBA office building comprising 2B + GF + 6F + Technical Floor. The services package provided by Optim PM also includes Cost Management. Construction works are due to start in November with completion expected Q1 2019.

Oregon Park is Portland Trust’s third project in the Floreasca – Barbu Vacarescu area, the most developed office hub in Bucharest today. The project will be developed as a class A rated, low rise & energy efficient business park. The Developer is currently celebrating 20 years of development activity within CEE.

 

September 2017

 

Philip Morris – factory extension

Client: Philip Morris Romania

Services: General Design, Permitting, Construction Management, Cost Management, Site Inspection (Dirigentie de Santier), Health & Safety Coordination

Project details: Philip Morris Romania has recently appointed Optim PM as Construction Management and Design Services provider for transforming its Otopeni factory into one that produces exclusively HEETS™ for its heat-not-burn product IQOS™.
Construction works are scheduled in two phases between 2017 and 2019. The first phase comprises a new building, for which Optim PM will assure Construction Management, Cost Management, Site Inspection (Dirigentie de Santier) and Health & Safety coordination. For the second phase – during which an extension will be built – Optim PM will also provide, along the services mentioned before, Design & Permitting services.
Philip Morris has previously announced in a press release that it will invest up to 490 million EUR in the Otopeni factory. The investment will create about 300 additional jobs at the Romanian facility, over the following two years. Most of the production output will serve international markets.

 

August 2017

 

St Constantin Hospital, Brasov

Client: Ropharma
Services: Project Management, Cost Management

Project Details: Ropharma has recently assigned Optim Project Management to supervise re-conversion works of an old industrial building from Brasov in a new private hospital.
The new medical unit, with an area of 10,100 sqm spread on GF + 3F, will have a total number of 143 beds (79 for continuous hospitalization, 18 beds for intensive care and another 46 for day hospitalization) and a large area for outpatients as well.
The hospital will provide as main core treatment for oncological disease, transplant and various surgical procedures such as: urology, general surgery, vascular surgery, cardiology & angiography procedures, pediatric surgery, orthopaedics & traumatology, thoracic surgery, plastic surgery & reconstructive micro-surgery, gastroenterology, gynaecology, ENT, radiology (CT scan, MRI, X-Ray, mammography) etc.
Optim PM will provide Project Management and Cost Management services and the scheduled delivery date is June 2018.

August 2017

ISHO Living

Client: Mulberry Development

Services: Project Management, Cost Management, Health & Safety monitoring, Site Inspection (Dirigentie de Santier) and Technical Sales Support services

Mulberry Development, the company established by Ovidiu Sandor, has recently assigned Optim Project Management as Construction Manager for its residential development, ISHO Living, part of the mixed-use project the developer is building in Timisoara’s city centre, near Bega river. Optim PM will also offer Cost Management, Health & Safety monitoring, Site Inspection (Dirigentie de Santier) and Technical Sales Support services.

The project, which is now waiting for the construction authorisation, will total six blocks of flats with 1,200 apartments, 2,100 parking lots, a park and green spaces of 7,500 sqm. The first phase consisting in two buildings is expected to be delivered in Q3 2018. The entire project will also bring infrastructure improvements building a new bridge over Bega river, with an impressive architecture and a coherent solution for traffic improvement.

This assignment confirms the coming back of important investors in the residential sector, which continues to grow in the portfolio of Optim PM.

ISHO brings together numerous different functions that only a truly multifaceted real estate development can offer. It is a brand-new neighbourhood in its own right, with great visibility and a modern lifestyle. ISHO comprises a new residential area boasting 1,200 highly desirable apartments, smart offices, a world-class hotel, top class services, and also a wide range of cultural and sports amenities within walking distance of downtown Timisoara.

For more information about the project, please visit www.isho.ro

July 2017

City Gate refurbishment

Client: GTC Romania

Services: Project Management, Cost Management, Health & Safety Coordination and Dirigentie de Santier
 
Optim Project Management was assigned as Project & Cost Manager for the refurbishment works that real estate developer GTC is to start at City Gate for the plaza between the towers (waterproofing, paving, architectural lighting and urban furniture) and the three basements; project aims to transform the empty space into green, quality areas which create more private space and relaxation benefits. Optim PM will also assure health & safety coordination services as well as site inspection services (dirigentie de santier).

The general contractor was already assigned, the developer waiting now for the construction authorization to start works that are estimated to be finalized in four months.

GTC Group is at the forefront of the commercial real estate sector in Central, Eastern and Southern Europe since 1994. The company owns and manages 35 commercial buildings which combined office and retail space of over 550.000 sqm.
City Gate, awarded in 2009 as the ‘CEE Real Estate Office Development of the Year’, represents one of the companies’ premium office projects in Bucharest, ideally localized in the North part of the city, just near Romexpo and comprised of two standalone buildings with a 47,700 sqm. leasable area, almost fully occupied.

July 2017

Aviatorilor 8

Client: NEPI

SERVICES: Construction Management, Cost Management, Site assessment, Health & Safety Coordination, BREEAM Assessment to Excellent

 

Optim PM has recently delivered the impressive project, Aviatorilor 8 for New Europe Property Investment. The office real estate development is located in the heart of Bucharest’s CBD, right near the Romanian Government and Piata Victoriei metro station. It comprises of an historic monument, Oromolu House, once property of the former National Bank Governor, Mihai Oromolu, that was completely restored and a new 3 floors contemporary office premises built in a L shape, surrounding the historical property.

Optim PM managed the construction works for the renovation of 785 sqm Oromolu House and of the new 15,845 sqm GBA office building, with a team of 9 professionals. The 3 floors basement will accommodate 204 parking places.

Currently, Optim Project Management is in the process of finalizing the BREEAM assessment for a targeted level of “Excellent”.

Photo Credit: arch. Vlad Patru

March 2017

OPTIM appointed Project Manager for Orhideea Towers

Optim Project Management has been appointed by CA Immo as the Cost & Project Manager to deliver Orhideea Towers, an icon landmark project located in the new emerging central-western business district of Bucharest.

Optim PM is assigned by the client to provide  Cost & Commercial Management services, Project Management services, Dirigentie de Santier services and Health & Safety Coordination.

The office development next to the Grozăvești metro station will have a total gross leasable area of 37,000 square meters and will absorb a total investment of EUR 75 million.

The project includes two towers, H-shaped, inspired by orchid petals, linked together by a bridge enveloped into a glass façade, having 13 floors (GF+12 F), respectively 17 floors (GF+16 F) and offering 406 parking spaces on two underground floors. 

Completion and opening of the new office building is planned to be in 2017.

Client: Apex Hotels Alliance 2

Services: Construction Management, Design Management, Cost Management, Site Inspection (Dirigentie de Santier), Health & Safety Coordination and Project Management

Project Details: Optim Project Management was assigned as Project Manager for the new Courtyard by Marriott four-star hotel, project developed by Apex Hotels Alliance 2. The new hotel that is to be delivered on the market in Q2 2019, will have 259 rooms, 119 parking units, a bar, a restaurant, meeting rooms and a much-awaited conference centre (approx. 535 sqm) in a busy office area of Bucharest.
As a Project Manager, Optim PM will provide Construction Management services , managing a number of specialist constractors , Design and Cost Management, Dirigentie de Santier and Health & Safety Coordination.

The project that is under construction in the North part of Bucharest on a land of 2,832 sqm will have a total gross built surface of 16,500 sqm, on 14 levels above ground (3B+GF+13F+1Technical Floor).