A draft for redevelopment at Khimvolokno and Plastpolimer plants

Project Owners
ZAO Plastpolymer-T,JSC "Research Institute" Khimvolokno "Igor Vodopyanov
The site borders on the Okhta river bank line, Kapsyul’noye shosse, Rzhevskaya and Krasina streets.
Head of the Authors Team
Evgeny Gerasimov
Sergey Tchoban
Chief Project Architect
A.Shubkin (SPEECH)
A. Shtepa (head of the group of architects), A. Kutilina, A. Kuznetsov, E. Goryunova (manual drawing)
(Evgeny Gerasimov & Partners)

E.Medvedeva, E.Chernykh, A.Loginova, L.Korneeva, I.Fadeeva, O.Lipis, A.Fedorov


The territory around the Okhtinsky Razliv is unique, as it comprises the preserved buildings of the former Okhta Gunpowder Plant founded in 1715 and a recreational landscape rare for the urban area. The residential development concept was based on these two features.

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Porokhovye Kvartaly (Gunpowder Blocks)
According to the idea of the architects from the Evgeny Gerasimov and Partners and SPEECH architectural bureaus, the territory of the former Khimvolokno and Plastopolimer plants will host residential blocks with an elaborated layout structure embracing historical buildings and comprising recreation areas. Take a look at the development draft.
Read at Archi.ru

A bronze diploma of the Arkhitekton show contest. A bronze diploma of the Saint Petersburg Association of Russian Architects show contest Arkhitekton in the category of Designs – Mainly residential buildings/complexes.