Symbiosis Buildings A+B, underground park area and Plaza

Symbiosis Buildings
Context & Issues

The first building (around 19.000 sqm GLA) of Symbiosis innovative business district is the first step of a bigger regeneration project over an historical industrial area of 125.000 sqm of GLA promoted by Beni Stabili; the Symbiosis area is located in a strategic part of Milan in the South-East between Via Ripamonti and Viale Ortles, next to Fondazione Prada and only few minutes away from the citycenter.

Artelia is in charge of Works Supervision, Constructional drawings Management and Planning works control .
The masterplan as well as the buildings have been designed by Citterio Viel and Associated as international smart working models; the buildings are Leed “Core & Shell” certified at the Platinum level.

Project characteristics

The project concerns the realization of the firstbuilding for office destination; the building has a “L” plan on 6 stores plus one underground store and has a East/West main orientation. The North façade is a curtain wall full heights cells in aluminium and glass while the South one is made by blind ventilated panels with visual glass parts.
The underground park area will include 356 parking spaces.

The Plaza, around 13.000 sqm, located on top of the underground park area will include a city garden, a grove and water garden in front of the building.

Artelia is also in charge of Works Supervision and Planning works control of the refurbishment of primary urbanisation works in the district around the Symbiosis development project.