Zaha Hadid Architects unveils Sberbank Technopark for Russia’s ‘Silicon Valley’

Zaha Hadid Architects has only perceived formulation accede for their pattern of Sberbank Technopark during a Skolkovo Innovation Centre in Moscow, a 400-hectare, government-supported high record business district famous as Russia’s ‘Silicon Valley.’ The building was designed with Zaha Hadid Architects’ iconic curves, that give a vast structure a unconventional and spaceship-like appearance. The building will accommodate 17,000 people operative in Sberbank’s information record and selling components.

exterior of a technopark

The Sberbank Technopark was consecrated by a eponymous state-owned Russian banking and financial services association headquartered in Moscow. Over 70 percent of Russia’s race relies on Sberbank’s services. Designed with thespian cantilevered facades, a Sberbank Technopark sprawls out over 2.8 million block feet and serves as a bank’s heart for IT innovation. “These are a people who will be obliged for all a bank’s ‘substance’ – a technical content, a brains,” says Sberbank President German Gref.


light-filled atrium

Zaha Hadid Architects designed a Technopark to promote collaborative meditative and innovation—such as vast community spaces and light-filled atria—following endless research of stream work processes in a bank’s record and selling departments. “The prerequisite to innovate and combine within a workplace sourroundings is elemental to Sberbank’s operations,” says Christos Passas, plan executive during Zaha Hadid Architects. “Technopark’s pattern reconfigures operative relations by adopting a holistic proceed to emanate an inter-connected, multi-functional workplace ecology driven by a bank’s mandate for extended communication, communication and diversification that promotes creativity and engagement.”

Skolkovo Innovation Centre

aerial perspective of Skolkovo Innovation Centre

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The Sberbank Technopark has perceived a ‘State Expertise’ acceptance from a city’s formulation authority. Construction on a plan is slated to start in a nearby future.

+ Zaha Hadid Architects

Renderings by Anima, VA, and ZHA; Photography by Skolkovo Innovation Centre

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