TRNAVA, Slovakia

MULTI COMFORT design principles can be applied to any type of building (residential or non-residential, new build or renovation project) in any country or climate around the world.

Project identity card
  • Category: Renovation
  • Climate: Marine - Mild Winter (Cfb)
  • Building type: MULTICOMFORT Multi family residential
  • Surface area: 2,749m2 – 45 flat units 460m2 – Civic amenities 160m2 – Offices 63 parking places under the building m2
  • Architect: Miroslav Marko
  • Building name: Green Atrium
  • Main contractor: smf Marko, s.r.o
  • Original construction year: 2015
  • Year of renovation: 2015

This ambitious project set out to become the first mixed-use residential, civic amenity and commercial development to achieve Passive House status in Slovakia.

We successfully applied MULTI COMFORT principles to complete the new build and part renovation aspects of the project, and it has since been recognised as the first building in the country to be awarded LEED Platinum certification.


Highlights and challenges

This comprehensive new build and part renovation project involved the application of four aspects of sustainability: Brownfield, Recycling, Energy Efficiency and Community.