WeWork is expanding – the US-based co-working space provider now selected 380 Jalan Besar as its new site, proclaimed in a press statement on Tuesday.
Located inside a mixed-used commercial complex in ARC 380, the place could accommodate over 380 members.
WeWork stated the place to be the operator’s first setting located outside the central urban district and having different facilities including a gym, a sky terrace enclosing a swimming pool, and an open rooftop; the new space-initiated operations on March 1st.
Being close to the central district, City Square Mall and District 8’s Marina Bay Financial Centre, the new co-working space has an ideal location, according to the company.
Along with them, it is also in the close vicinity of the upcoming Paya Lebar Commercial Hub.
WeWork @ 380 Jalan Besar is the tenth firm’s space in Singapore, moreover has the advantage of locating nearer to three MRT stations: Lavender Station (East-West line), Bendemeer Station (Downtown line), and Boon Keng (North-East line).
Turochas Fuad, the managing director of WeWork South-east Asia, pronounced Singapore to be the high growth epicentre having aspiring and proficient enterprises and companies who want success.
He further added that WeWork considered this as a chance to work with the organizations of all sizes; the company wants to help them grow dynamically as they increase their work in South-east Asia.
The managing director said that the company’s growth in the region is the proof of WeWork’s commitment of improving the future of work by providing the space to the members to flourish and grow while crafting better economic value in the arcades they work in.
In the second quarter of the year, the company plans to open the new branch in Funan present at 109 North Bridge Road.
It would hold the eleventh spot in the firm’s locations present Singapore wide.
The location of any business is a key to its success. Ideally, a business should be accessible and have as many alternative routes to get there. This is not a problem for the ARC 380.
It is located in a major business hub, District 12.
It has easy access to many important places in Singapore and has everything a growing business needs to thrive.
This means more people coming to the ARC 380 and that in turn means more business for these companies.
Here are a few ways to get to and from ARC 380
The ARC 380 is right along Lavender Street in District 12
The building is near the Bendemeer MRT Station and Lavender MRT Station
The Farrer Park MRT Station and Boon Keng MRT Stations are also close by
There are several bus stops near the building. These include, the Eminent Plaza bus stop, there is another bus stop across the Eminent Plaza and also the Hoa Nam Building bus stop
People can also use the Jalan Besar Street and Bendemeer Road to get to ARC 380
It is also near the Central Expressway, East Coast Parkway and the Pan Island Expressway
The Tong Eng Group realized that the people and businesses in the ARC 380 will also need to unwind and relax after a day of hard work.
So as an added bonus, they added a few amenities which can help the people working at ARC 380 have a well-rounded experience as they do their daily jobs.
All of these benefits can be found in the comfort and safety of their own building.
Here are a few added facilities on the ARC 380 that allows tenants to work and play all in the same place.
A Roof Terrace on the 16th floor allows tenants to spend some time outdoors and relax in a natural atmosphere right in the center of District 12. The terrace has a swimming pool where anyone can take a dip to cap a day of hard work.
Aside from the Roof Terrace on the 16th floor, there is also a complete gym facility that allows the people working on the ARC 380 to combine work and well-being as they can work out and stay fit without having to go far from their places of work.
On the 4th floor there is also a Sky Terrace that has complete facilities for parties and gatherings. There is a barbecue area, open gardens and fountains which can lend ambiance for that company party or other kinds of celebrations.
Ideal office centers should have certain shops like restaurants and shopping malls near them. This way the needs of the office workers can be taken care of without having to go very far.
An effective business hub also has a growing food and service selection along with it. The ARC 380 has this aspect covered.
Aside from the food centers in the building itself, this commercial hub has many food and restaurant choices in the immediate vicinity. This is a big plus for any upcoming business.
Here are a few food centers, malls and restaurants near the ARC 380
- City Square Mall
- Bugis Junction
- Sim Lim Square
- Serangoon Plaza
- Mustafa Center
- Lavender Food Square
- NTUC Fairprice
Most major business hubs are strategically located so that everything of importance is within a few minutes from the establishment.
The ARC 380 business hub is no exception, located in District 12, it is already at the center of Singapore’s growing business centers, and much like any ideal location, this excellently designed masterpiece is near almost all-important places in Singapore.
Here are a few places you may want to check out.
- The Central Business District
- The future Paya Lebar Commercial Hub
- Kallang Distripark
- Marina Bay Sands
- Kallang Avenue industrial Estate
- Health City Novena