Telecommunication centre in Ostankino. Version 1

Project number: 803

Status: project

Client: Television centre «Ostankino»

Address: Akademika Koroleva street, Moscow, Russia

Indicators: Site area - 1,9 Hа, total area - 85 600 м²,total area above ground - 53 730 м², 11 floors

Appointment: 2008

Completion: 2008

Architects: V.Plotkin, S.Gusarev, A.Butusov, E.Kuznetsova, E.Mikhailova, A.Ponomarev

The plot intended for the construction of the Multifunctional Telecommunication centre is a part of the existing television centre “Ostankino” and is situated in the North-east district of Moscow, next to the Ostankinskaya television tower. The concept design proposes a cubic construction functionally horizontally divided into two sections. The lower, transparent part is intended to host the entrance hall, excursions office, excursions organization area, entrances to the office part and three multimedia studios –the “heart” of the building. The upper part of the building hosts two office blocks divided by an atrium space. A data centre, a loading zone and three levels of car park are situated under the ground.