zaha hadid architects selected to build wholly new intelligent city nearby moscow

zaha hadid architects has been comparison as one of a consortiums to build a new rublyovo-arkhangelskoye area to a west of moscow. a expansion — set to turn a tellurian benchmark for smart, tolerable cities — will embody new homes for 66,500 residents, schools, medical clinics, ride infrastructure, selling districts, and county and informative institutions. furthermore, a area will accommodate 800,000 block meters of bureau space for moscow’s flourishing financial, consulting, authorised and auditing sectors.

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zaha hadid architects will work alongside russian organisation TPO honour architects to make rublyovo-arkhangelskoye a different ecology of spaces for living, working, study or convenience that foster village rendezvous and informative communication.‘working with dilettante teams in russia and europe, we grown a people-centric pattern for a intelligent companion city that brings people together not usually by innovative record though also by organizing a open realm; building a village that integrates a healthy aspects of a site with beliefs of honesty and inclusivity in high peculiarity pattern matched for a 21st century,’ comments christos passas, plan executive during zaha hadid architects.

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rublyovo-arkhangelskoye will be constituent in easy a russian capital’s continued expansion but augmenting congestion. in total, 4 million block meters of new buildings will be grown in a area, a third of that will be parklands and timberland adjacent a moscow stream with a lake during a center. a new metro line is scheduled to start construction in 2020, that will connect rublyovo-arkhangelskoye with a shelepikha rotate hire of moscow’s metro system.

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meanwhile, a intrigue intends to seamlessly confederate healthy and human-made systems within an civic context of ecological technology. upheld by a EDF group’s height for 3D simulations of appetite and civic scenarios, a plan will optimize a expenditure and prolongation of tolerable internal appetite sources while integrating electric mobility, new technologies, services and infrastructure to boost connectivity and efficiencies.

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the jury of a invited foe also comparison dual serve consortiums to rise a project: nikken sekkei from japan with UNK project in russia; and archea associati of italy with ABD architects from russia. JSC rublyovo-arkhangelskoye will continue to work with a comparison parties to rise a pattern and erect a new neighborhood.



project info:


project team
client: JSC rublyovo-arkhangelskoye
architect: zaha hadid architects (ZHA)


ZHA pattern team
ZHA plan directors: patrik schumacher and christos passas
ZHA project associates: hussam chakouf, eider fernandez
ZHA design team: kwanphil cho, sattor jabbor, melhem sfeir, alicia hidalgo, ekaterina smirnova, maria eleni bali, aleksandar bursac, twin chen, anna uborevich-borovskaya
ZHA bim specialists: eckart schwerdtfeger, valeria perco, maria avrami, zsuzsanna barát
ZHA administrator: nastasija hahonina
ZHA striking designer: silviya barzakova
ZHA researcher: vera kichanova
ZHA interpreter: liudmila harrison-jones


local architects: TPO pride
transport systems engineering: systematica
civil/ infrastructure engineering: metropolis
landscape design: arteza
urban lighting: arup lighting
environmental simulations: rheologic
creative organic programming: citymakers
identity and branding strategy: instid
urban formulation consultant: lawrence barth
financial modelling: pricewaterhouse cooper
cost consultant: supplement levett bucknall

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