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

May 2020:

  • 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

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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12.12.2011,, Elena Alekseyeva

Lakhta Center will drastically change Primorsky district. According to experts the project implementation will increase the interest of a lot of developers to this site. Some construction companies have already suspended the sale of flats hoping that after the construction of Lakhta Center is in full swing the cost of real state in the northern part of the city will go up.

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28.11.2011,, Yekaterina Stepanova

Despite an active implementation of construction and development projects in Petersburg the accuracy of regional legislation in this sphere leaves much to be desired. It is caused by failure to work out a common comprehensive strategy of the city development.

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Social and Business Center Okhta CJSC was acknowledged a winner of an annual national prize in the sphere of business named The Company of the Year 2011 in the nomination For the Development of a Dialogue between Business and Society.

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24.11.2011,, Yekaterina Stepanova

At present the specialists earmark a few main dimensions of the spatial development of Petersburg. Is the city to develop in breadth by developing new areas or will the redevelopment of the old industrial areas and the rehabilitation of the historic center be enough? This was the main issue at a roundtable discussion called The Spatial Development of Petersburg of the Future Petersburg Forum.

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23.11.2011, REGNUM (Information Agency)

Today at the Forum Future Petersburg Director General of HANSA SPb Development Oleg Barkov said that in Saint Petersburg there is a very specific attitude towards the historic center and it should be kept in mind. Mr. Barkov said "Any new project which will be planned near the historic center will face public protests, Okhta Center is the most vivid example.

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