ARGAN Business Park installs 500 Mbps Direct Internet Access, providing fastest free Internet in Kuwait to all tenants
Al-Mashaan: “The Park offers flexible and open spaces to serve the needs of tech startups and creative small businesses, as well as large and foreign companies doing business in Kuwait.”ALARGAN International Real Estate Company today revealed the launch of its newly installed Direct Internet Access service at the ARGAN Business Park, at a speed of 500 Mbps, providing the fastest free Internet in Kuwait from an office and commercial building. Designed and built with the community that will inhabit the park in mind, the ARGAN Business Park caters to both small and medium enterprises as well as large companies, providing an environment built following sustainable standards and offering a balanced combination between integrated office management services and lifestyle features. Located at the up-and-coming intersection of business and industry in Kuwait, ARGAN Business Park positions itself as the ideal hub for tech-driven companies thanks to its advanced information technology (IT) services, and location in the Kuwait Free Trade Zone, allowing foreign and local companies to benefit of the recently implemented business advantages in the area. Khaled Al-Mashaan, CEO and Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of ALARGAN International Real Estate Company, said: “Technology and creative small businesses, as well as both large and foreign companies doing business in Kuwait, will find at ARGAN Business Park the ideal space to settle. The Park offers flexible and open spaces that can be designed and modelled based on a company’s size and needs, services to facilitate doing business, as well as many features that create a community environment and a place to grow. “ARGAN Business Park was designed and built with productivity, growth and sustainability in mind. These features are reflected in the overall design which comprises rich greenery, a fitness center, and a conceptual restaurant to serve the lifestyle requirements of tenants, while parking, wide, open views of the surroundings and a serviced offering all-together help the tenants do business with ease in an environment that enhances their daily lives.” Key services at the Park include integrated IT and office management systems, 24/7 surveillance throughout the facilities, storage areas, an auditorium fitted completely with soundproofing and web-conferencing technology, a fitness center with on-site experienced professionals, handicapped access and ample parking spaces accommodating 400 cars. ARGAN Business Park is also home to the headquarters of ALARGAN International Real Estate Company, the Park’s developer. The Company’s offices were awarded the Platinum Ranking from the US Green Building Council, one of the top sustainability organizations in the world. Al-Mashaan said: “Building on the sustainability standards and features of the Park, ALARGAN encourages tenants and provides them with on-site advice and services to build an office space that complements the environment surrounding them and complies with sustainability rankings. The Park aims to create a healthy work environment for small and large businesses that share a common culture and belief.” ARGAN Business Park benefits from high solar reflectance index coating on roofs to minimize heat, as well as energy-efficient solutions in common areas. A central feature is the generous landscape design that provides a pleasant outdoor atmosphere and a relaxing space boasting running fountains and environmentally sustainable range of shrubs and trees, which attract migratory birds and helps maintain the outdoor environment at cool temperatures. The green heart of the Park is also the access point to many of the common features, such as the auditorium featuring the latest in business technology, such as video conferencing, a fully-equipped fitness center and the conceptual restaurant, Backyard, ideal to disconnect from the workplace and to cater to functions held at the auditorium.