WSP Sustainability team was responsible for BREEAM In-Use certification for the biggest retail facility in Opole.

Biggest retail facility in Opole

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Karolinka Shopping Center is the biggest retail facility in Opole, comprising of over 120 shops, including Auchan hypermarket and a food court. It is divided in two parts: gallery  (38,000m²) and retail park (32,000m²). Karolinka has been opened in 2008 and offers parking space for 2,600 cars on 93,000 m².

70,000 m² 70,000 m²
38,000 m² 38,000 m²
Retail park
32,000 m² 32,000 m²
Parking places
2,700 2,700

Our involvement

WSP in Poland sustainability team has been appointed for BREEAM In-use certification. The gallery has obtained "Very good" rating in Building Management category and "Excellent" in Asset category, while retail park was awarded "Very good" rating in both categories.