KOMFOVENT ventilation systems in Riga’s Akropole.

2019-05-14

The largest shopping and entertainment center Akropole in Riga, Latvia has opened its doors on the 4th of April. This is the most modern shopping center and an office building, that provides the services and entertainment under one roof. Akropole Shopping Center has a total area of about 98,000. sq. m., about 9 000 sq. m. of which are occupied by office building. It is the first retail building in Latvia which received the BREEAM  certificate with the rating “Very Good”. The BREEAM certificate marks buildings with the lowest environmental impact throughout their lifetime.

Riga’s Akropole is equipped with KOMFOVENT duct systems, silencers, regulating dampers, fastening elements. The building project required specific fire safety solutions, so PROMAT fire panels were installed. KOMFOVENT is an authorized PROMAT distributor in Latvia.

The number and volume of KOMFOVENT products is truly impressive – the total length of air ducts systems exceeds 22 000 meters! The total area of PROMAT boards is about 11,000 m2. Around 210 pieces of rectangular silencers and approximately 100 pieces of round silencers were installed.

KOMFOVENT was chosen due to high production capacity and product quality. There were periods in project development when up to three trucks full of KOMFOVENT air ducts traveled to construction site daily.

Over 200 shops, cafes, restaurants, an ice arena, a 9 halls cinema center, a bowling club and a children’s play area are all located in the shopping center. Construction has started in November 2016 and grand opening took place on the 4th of April, 2019.