Lakhta Center is a multifunctional complex in St. Petersburg with the Gazprom headquarter and public spaces occupying a third of the area. Construction was completed in October 2018, now start work on the arrangement of business and public areas. The opening will take place in about a year, when the complex will be fully prepared to meet guests. »



"World of Science" и Planetarium

Transformable Hall

Observation deck

Panoramic restaurant

Project Status

July 2019:

  • Main construction and installation works are completed,
  • Preparation for the commissioning of the Complex is in progress.

Video of stages of construction

Panoramas of stages




Presentation Materials

News and Publications

16.05.2012, ABN

Lakhta Center Project in Primorsky district of Petersburg will be built by using ecologically friendly technologies. It was declared by the experts at a roundtable discussion on the future implementation of large scale projects in Russian and in Petersburg.

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20.04.2012,, Denis Zelikson

The model of ancient Greek city states tends to be relevant in the modern world. The experts taking part in the discussion titled The Management of a Future City held in Moscow under the auspices of The Economist Magazine pointed out that it is large cities rather than countries which are a unit of measurement in the worldwide economy and geopolitics.

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02.04.2012,, Nikita Malyutin

After a public and business complex such as Lakhta Center is built, the traffic flow in Primorsky district will inevitably increase. However the experts are sure that if the city implements all the infrastructure projects in this part of Petersburg which were announced earlier, then the road and street network will cope with the burden. Furthermore the building of the complex will change the nature of the flow by changing the life for the best.

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11.03.2012, Interfax

According to Director of the Bureau of Territorial Information Systems and Urban Planning Modeling of the City’s NIPIgrad Mikhail Petrovich, the design of the exit hall of the metro station in the area of the future public and business Lakhta Center in Petersburg will be completed this year.

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24.02.2012, (Information Agency)

Alexander Bobkov, Director of Social and Business Center Okhta CJSC, a developer of Lakhta Center said that the project of the construction of Gazprom company group headquarters, Lakhta Center, includes a smart double skin façade providing heat insulation of the building, sensors which enable to maintain an optimal temperature and a few state-of-the-art technologies.

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02.02.2012, Regnum - Baltica

A committed formation of the sea façade of Saint Petersburg comprising the future Lakhta Center, the Lenexpo pavilions having been renovated and some other large-scale complexes will set up a new standard of a seaside city esthetics.

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01.02.2012, (Information Agency)

According to Scientific Officer of the Russian Institute of the Art History Mr. Ivan Sablin, the high-rise construction in seaside cities does not only reflect their function of the hubs of business activity.

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13.01.2012, Future Petersburg Almanac, Elena Krom

One of the main ideas discussed at the meetings under Future Petersburg Project in 2011 is a cluster-based urban spatial development model. It means that it is reasonable to build dozens of self-sufficient centers to live, work and rest in. Then people will not have to commute to the center of the city on a daily basis.

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10.01.2012, "Kvartalny nadziratel" 01.2012

Kvartalny nadziratel editor Anna Petrova asked Social and Business Center Okhta CJSC Executive Director A.A.Bobkov about what will change in Lakhta when Gazprom neft headquarters are built there and what will the tower 462m tall symbolize.

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20.12.2011, Architectural Seasons Web-portal

Green construction is directly connected with a sustainable development which the entire world community is interested in at the moment. Green construction means efficient use of resources and power, the reduction of water use, the minimization of the impact on the environment and the improvement of human life conditions.

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