Lakhta Center – a large scale project of the construction of a modern business area in the north-west of Saint Petersburg. Opening in 2018.
read more >>

Visualization

Technology

"World of Science" и Planetarium

Transformable Hall

Observation deck

Panoramic restaurant

Project Status

montage of spire

April 2018:

  • Montage of Spire and Arch
  • Installation of facade of the tower
  • Work on the steel structures of building with an atrium

Video of stages of construction

Panoramas of stages

Photo

Video

Panoramas

Presentation Materials

News and Publications

29.01.2018

The installation of the spire of the Lakhta Center Multifunctional Complex under construction in Saint Petersburg, which will house the headquarters of Gazprom Group, has been completed. Air lights were lighted up at the top of the skyscraper. Thus, the main building of the Complex reached its final height of 462 metres. The construction of the above-ground part of the skyscraper took two and a half years.

Read more
21.11.2017, The Village

The tallest building in Europe, LAKHTA CENTER offers the most breathtaking views and opportunities. They are limitless and incredible. Here, the sun is shining even on dull days, and rainbow takes the form of a circle.

Read more
05.10.2017

Russian supertall skyscraper Lakhta Center, the dominant element of the multifunctional complex built in St Petersburg, become the highest building in Europe and has surpassed the elevation over 374 meters.

Read more
01.09.2017, Interfax North-West

The construction workers started installing a Tower spire at the level of the 83rd floor of the Lakhta Center Social and Business Complex in St. Petersburg.

Read more
22.08.2017, RBC

For over a hundred year skyscrapers have been perceived as a symbol of power to capture the human imagination because of their scale, and their symbolic nature to show the financial wellbeing, the technologies, and the potential for iconic representation of cities.

Read more
07.06.2017, Aeroflot World

One year from now North Saint Petersburg is going to get a new high rise complex called Lakhta Center: it is being built by the Gazprom group and its tower is going to stand 462 meters tall. We got hold of Lakhta Center’s Director General Elena Ilyukhina to ask her about the new building, its character, architecture and mission.

Read more
01.06.2017, Kommersant Saint Petersburg

On the eve of the Saint-Petersburg International Economic Forum 2017, Lakhta Center Executive Director Alexander Bobkov told BG correspondent Marina Yashko about how large scale projects like Lakhta Center change the investment climate and the external environment of the city.

Read more
04.04.2017, the Kommersant, No. 56, April 3, 2017

Lakhta Center Director General Elena Ilyukhina on why the city needs a skyscraper

Read more
24.12.2016, RBC

Russian construction projects that are unique in complexity, scale and cost are regularly resulted in the commissioning of the facilities with a delay of a year and a half or two years, which is still considered to be a victory. Projects with costs exceeding the original estimates by several times and long overdue have already become an ordinary scandal and are no longer surprising to the general public.

Read more
14.10.2016, Delovoy Peterburg

For such unique projects as Lakhta Center, the use of innovative technologies becomes a condition necessary for the construction and further operation of the Complex. Lakhta Center Executive Director Alexander Bobkov told in the interview for DP how satellites control the Facility’s vertical position, told about comfortable climate for 7.5 thousand people, and about Russian software developers.

Read more