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



"World of Science" и Planetarium

Transformable Hall

Observation deck

Panoramic restaurant

Project Status

September 2018:

  • 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

30.04.2016, InterFax

The construction of Lakhta Center multifunctional public and business complex, the core of which will be the headquarters of Gazprom Group companies, is in progress in Petersburg. A scientific and educational center, a multifunctional transformable hall and other public facilities will be arranged in this new complex in addition to offices.

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28.03.2016, Delovoy Peterburg, Boris Mazo

Lakhta Center complex promises new opportunities and even certain preferences to local entrepreneurs. Contractors and partners are selected by means of competitions. And the executive director often repeats that there is no winner predetermined for any field.

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18.03.2016, RIA Novosti

Young architects Lyubov Gorobets and Olga Simonenko proposed to create a special space at the observation deck of Lakhta Center in St. Petersburg. The deck will be one of the highest observation points of the world and absolutely unique place for St. Petersburg.

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12.01.2016, Megapolis-Express journal

Interview with Sergey Nikiforov - Chief Engineer "Lakhta Center."

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12.11.2015, Kommersant Business Guide

In an interview to BG Lakhta Center Executive Director Alexander Bobkov told BG about tight works timing at site, transition to domestic construction materials and vague future of the improvement of transport accessibility of the complex.

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06.11.2015, Urban Report, #6 (autumn) 2015

In 2018 when Russia receives Football World Championship, the “Palace” of Modern Architecture, Lakhta Center will open its doors. Tourists’ eyes will be boggled as early as on the access road to the complex. Having arrived by water tourists will find themselves in an amphitheater to be located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland.

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Another large scale stage in the construction of Lakhta Center tower, pouring of the upper box foundation slab has been completed.

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According to the assessment results of ecologic efficiency criteria at the design stage Lakhta Center Multifunctional Complex under construction in Primorsky district of Saint Petersburg is pre-certified for LEED for Core & Shell Gold.

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10.07.2015, RIA News

The construction of Lakhta Center Complex by Gazprom in Saint Petersburg will not spoil the image of the city and will not face any sanctions from UNESCO, according to Permanent Representative of Russia to this organization Eleonora Mitrofanova.

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Lakhta Center Executive Director Alexander Bobkov told “” about the inclusion of the Russian skyscraper in the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS, construction technologies and import substitution..

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