Inauguration of the German headquarters in Berlin
On October 11, 2012, the new headquarters of TOTAL Deutschland were inaugurated in Berlin’s new Business District, Europacity. Tour Total is a 69 metres high building comprising 16 office levels offering gross floor space of approximately 18,000 sqm. Owned by CA Immo AG the entire building is rented by Total Deutschland for its 500 employees with 4 floors subleased to other firms.
The inauguration of Tour Total in 2012 represented a first landmark of the 40 acre urban development project in north of Berlin‘s central train station, Europacity. Located next to the Berlin’s main public transport railway, Tour Total is highly visible in the heart of the German capital.
Tour Total was designed by Barkow-Leibinger, the Berlin based internationally renowned German-American architectural bureau. This green building and has been awarded with gold certification from the German Sustainable Building Council (DGNB). A dedicated task-force within Total Deutschland accompanied the construction and planning process and brought in many innovative ideas.
Besides the inauguration ceremony with media and VIP events, Total employees families were invited to personally visit the new tower and have a look at the new workplaces of their relatives. Tour Total also opened its doors for all Berliners. Some 6000 people had the opportunity of enjoying the panorama view over Berlin on the 16th floor.
Visit TOTAL Deutschland’s website to learn more about Tour Total: http://www.total.de/tour-total.html