- A major new mixed-use community on 2,788ha of property west of Domodedovo City.
- Konstantinovo will be developed as a series of urban villages and employment districts including residential, business, retail and open space facilities with high standards and complying with local codes.
- Arup teams in Russia and United Kingdom worked together on the project.
Konstantinovo is a US$3bn project located on the outskirts of Moscow on the way to Domodedovo airport. The development is a series of urban villages and employment districts, interconnected with one another and the existing settlements by a comprehensive open space, transit, roadway and pedestrian circulation system.
On completion in 2015 the project will comprise 6.5m square metres of residential housing and 2.6m square metres of commercial property. The town will also host a media park,theme park and a new motor racing circuit.
The project includes construction of a high-speed railway that will enable inhabitants of Moscow region to reach the capital in 25 minutes.
The North Village area comprises approximately 267ha and is sub-divided into a series of development zones.
Arup teams in Russia and the United Kingdom worked together with Swanke Hayden Connell Architects to achieve technical solutions for the architect’s vision.
Arup also acted as transport consultant to the architect – providing assessment and support on transportation issues and engineering briefs to guide sub-consultants and other designers that helped address requirements associated with structural design, building services design, civil engineering design for utilities and earthworks and fire and security.
Konstantinovo will become one of the first massive high quality developments in Moscow Region, with comfortable business, residential, retail and leisure areas as well as good transport and infrastructure.