Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Gazprom Skyscraper to be Build in Lakhta instead of Okhta
19.04.2011 12:27
Gazprom Skyscraper to be Build in Lakhta instead of Okhta

Petersburg Architecture Committee has issued an order on the layout project of 14 hectares in Lakhta, where Gazprom plans to build its headquarters in Petersburg.
      
      The architectural concept of the business center will be based on the project, which was earlier developed for building in the mouth of Okhta.
      
      The concept developed by the architect of British studio RJRM Phillip Nikandrov provides building of a block of houses topped with a 400-meter skyscraper. The desire of Gazprom to erect this skyscraper in the mouth of Okhta, for over 5 years had been stirring a storm of indignation among Petersburg oppositionists, trying to protect the historical view of the city from this gigantic business tower.
      
      In its turn Gazprom spent enormous amounts (according to some data, nearby 1 milliard roubles in total) on processing of public opinion and promoting the positive image of its tower.
      
      Source: neva24.ru
Author: Vera Ivanova


Tags:      

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

A New Ski Slope will Open in the Western Part of Moscow
26.10.2018
The Swifts (Strizhi) Aerobatic Display Team will Demonstrate its Skills to the Guests of the Formula 1 in Sochi
02.09.2018
"Novotel" will be Constructed in Saint Petersburg
09.09.2018
Gastronomic Festival "Russian Kholodets (Meat Jelly)"
13.01.2019
Parking in Moscow will be Free of Charge
28.10.2018







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Exhibitions in Moscow  Innovations  Russian business  Moscow Vnukovo  terrorism  Russian transport  Mikhail Gorbachev  Volcanoes  State Duma  Rusian business  Treasures  Franz Josef Land   tourist  Free Events  poll  Agrippina Vaganova  Alexander Sokurov  Visit Russia  Oleg Kuvayev  Russian space rockets  ExoMars  Bell Founding  Russian tourism  Alexey Navalny  Moscow Museums  Moscow Architecture  EU sanctions  Old Kazan  Books  Metallurgy  Russian Film Distribution  travel to Russia  St. Petersburg  Russian laws  Oleg Tinkoff  Romen Theatre  Russian regions  economic crisis  Pavel Chistyakov's Memorial Estate  Russian football  Russian movies  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  crisis  Eurovision  Russian car producers  Moscow  Paleontology  Russian Cinema  Festivals in Moscow  Winzavod 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites