Planetograd, St. Petersburg

Project Description:

Featuring a unique "solar system" design, this ambitious project includes eight complete, self-contained residential neighborhoods, with an estimated 35,000 apartments. The buildings all comprise four floors in addition to attic levels. Each quarter will be served by its own small commercial center, with two large entertainment and shopping centers located along the main highway. Planetograd will also include a central commercial and cultural center, as well as kindergartens, schools, health clinics, public buildings, wide roads, greenery, and several engineering infrastructure facilities, which have already been approved in principle by the St. Petersburg authorities. The project is scheduled for construction in 8 phases within the next 10 years.