Moscow City, or the Moscow International Business Center by its full name, is situated four kilometers west of the Kremlin on Krasnopresnenskaya (an embankment of the Moscow River), and is one of the largest and most ambitious construction projects. The project area consists a total of 20 plots and covers an area of about 100 hectares.
The goal of the project is to create a new commercial center for the capital including some 2.5 million m2 of office, shopping and residential space, hotels, parking for 30,000 cars, a huge public square, sports and leisure facilities, an aqua-park and the new 230,000 m2 City Hall. The centerpiece of Moscow City is the 85-floor Federation Tower, Europe’s tallest building (to date) at a 354 m height.
Major completed projects in the Moscow International Business Center undertaken by KASKTAŞ are;
- Plot 4 Imperia Tower
- Plot 9 Moscow & St. Petersburg Towers
- Plot 10 Naberezhnaya Towers
- Plot 11 Transport Terminal
- Plot 12 Multi-Purpose Office and Residence
- Plot 13 Federation Towers
- Plot 16 Multi-Purpose Office & Hotel Complex
- Plot 17-18 Multi-Purpose Residential Complex
Moscow International Business Center, Russia
The project has two phases. The first phase was the construction of a 59-storey, 239 m high skyscraper with a total construction area of 218,000 m2. The second phase consists of building an Aquapark with recreation, fitness and medical centers. A total of 8,500 m of 1,200 mm diameter bored piles were installed under the Aquapark building in 2007.