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

August 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


Social and Business Center Okhta CJSC selected Gorproekt CJSC as contractor to develop a design documentation of Lakhta Center multifunctional complex.

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27.09.2011, Delovoy Petersburg, Galina Borisova

Architects and developers have joined the process of the creation of a new history of Lakhta in Petersburg where a new Gazprom skyscraper will appear. They proposed to add swimming pools and a ropeway.

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13.09.2011, Izvestia (Moscow), Alexandra Mertsalova

Recently the construction of the skyscraper for Gazprom in Saint Petersburg has been finally approved. Since 2006 this project has changed its title twice and its location once. As a result a 470m tall tower will be built in Lakhta district of Saint Petersburg. Prior to the commencement of the works Executive Director of Social and Business center Okhta CJSC Alexander Bobkov told Izvestia reporter Alexandra Metsalova why large corporations are not very much interested in the public opinion.

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The best solutions used in Europe for the transformation of cities were used in the project of Lakhta Center public and business area implemented by Gazprom Neft in Primorsky district of Saint Petersburg, said Executive Director of Social and Business Center Okhta CJSC Alexander Bobkov at the congress named “The Transformation of Cities”.

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07.09.2011,, Denis Zelikson

The delegation of the World Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) headed by its President, Professor Sang-De Kim visited Moscow. The representatives of the international non-for-profit organization dealing with research in the sphere of high-rise construction and urban planning came to Russia to see how the skyscrapers of large corporations are taking roots on the Russian soil.

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Social and Business Center Okhta obtained an approval of the construction of the tower as part of Lakhta Center complex in Petersburg from the North-western Interregional Directorate for Air Transport (Rosaviation).

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23.08.2011, INTERFAX

Ex-governor of Petersburg Valentina Matvienko is still confident that the city is in demand for Gazprom business center.

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The main theme of the Second Petersburg Youth Architectural Festival titled Arteria which opened last week in the House of Architects in Zelenogorsk, was the high-rise development of the shores of the eastern part of the Gulf of Finland.

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15.08.2011, INTERFAX

Vice Premier of the RF Dmitriy Kozak is sure that the relocation of the project of the construction of Gazprom business center from the site of Ohkta to the area of the Gulf of Finland to Lakhta is a compromise.

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12.08.2011, Izvestiya (Saint Petersburg), Viktor Gromov

Even the Committee for State Control, Use and Protection of Historic and Cultural Landmarks acknowledges that in accordance with the law "On the boundaries of the areas of the protection of cultural heritage..." any property located outside 6km from the center lose the sharpness of the outline and do not influence the visual impact of the protected panoramas.

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