DUBAI: Eco Business Park I (EBP I) has been named the World Gold Winner of FIABCI World Prix d’Excellence 2018 under the Industrial Category. The award, which is the Group’s first FIABCI win, was presented by FIABCI World President 2017-2018 @ Bengaluru, India Farook Mahmood, and President of 2018 FIABCI World Prix d’Excellence Awards Committee Prof. Chen Ming Cheu at the award presentation ceremony held in conjunction with the FIABCI 69th World Real Estate Congress.
“We are very excited and honoured to have been awarded the World Gold Winner in this prestigious award which is a testament that we are on the right-track to deliver world-class developments. For a young company of only five years, this award certainly motivates us to continue to create benchmark products, living and working environments which deliver enduring value for our customers,” said President & CEO of Eco World Development Group Berhad (EcoWorld Malaysia) Dato’ Chang Khim Wah.
Launched in December 2013, the 612-acre business park offers 909 units and is a freehold business hub, built in the vicinity of mature townships with an estimated cumulative population of 605,000.
Located in Flagship A of Iskandar Malaysia, EBP I is easily accessible via several major highways, including the Eastern Dispersal Link (EDL) Expressway, North-South Expressway, Pasir Gudang Highway, Senai-Desaru Expressway and the Second Link Expressway.
EBP 1 is designed with the environment in mind. Every unit is integrated with a host of intelligent green features for it to be a sustainable and low-carbon footprint industrial park. With a well-manicured landscape, 15 acres of open space, a linear park, multiple green lungs, and water-harvesting features, EBP 1 ensures a pleasant and conducive environment for businesses to operate smoothly, side-by-side to nature.
Its unique space customisation feature gives owners complete control over their premises, including the freedom to design and construct a building from scratch. On top of that, EBP 1 also offers its very own range of professional services, known as the EBP One-Stop Business Solution, to ensure that the setting up of operations will be nothing short of a hassle-free experience for its esteemed customers. The consultants at EBP 1 are ready to provide assistance – from completing relevant applications, obtaining the necessary licences, company incorporations, as well as pre-assessment from the department of environment, and more.
The compound is further equipped with high-speed broadband connection for seamless connectivity and secured with a walled system and a single entry-and-exit point, along with a steadfast team of security personnel to give business patrons of EBP 1 absolute peace of mind.
The business park is an exemplary industrial spot strategically placed within proximity to major ports, airports, railways and highways, providing businesses with good logistic advantage over other hubs. This leads to improved resource usage, decreased transportation time, less environmental impact, and ultimately, lowered business operating costs.