Surprises at 2017 MosBuild exhibition in Moscow
Today, the international exhibition of construction and finishing materials 2017 MosBuild / WorldBuildMoscow opened in Expo Center, an exhibition center in the Russian capital city.
13,000-sqm pharmaceutical factory to be built in Moscow region
A pharmaceutical factory with a total area of 13,000 square meters will be built in the Moscow regional town of Serpukhov in the first quarter of 2019, as it follows from a statement released by the construction supervision agency of the Moscow region.
Italian Pizzarotti &C builds fun fair at Moscow’s main exhibition
Italian company Pizzarotti & C. S.p.A is implementing the construction project for an amusement park, which will be located at VDNKh, Moscow’s largest exhibition complex, according to the director general of VDNKh, Ekaterina Pronicheva, who appeared at a session of the Moscow government Presidium.
Volkswagen’s dealer in Russia went bankrupt
In late March, the Moscow arbitration court declared bankrupt a dealer of Volkswagen in Russia, Rus-lan company, according to the documents of the Unified Federal Bankruptcy Register, Rambler News reports on the 4th of April.
Russia and Belarus settled oil dispute
Belarus has come up with a scheme, according to which the positions of two countries for the price of hydrocarbons will be conciliated, Russian leader Vladimir Putin said.
Head of Russian Udmurt Republic detained over road construction fraud
The head of Udmurtia, a Russian republic within the Volga Federal District, Alexander Solovyov, and a director of the local branch of Avtodor, a state enterprise engaged in arrangement of road repair activities, have been detained in a criminal case over abuse of authority, Interfax reports on Tuesday citing a source familiar with the situation.
An architect’s task is to combine traditional and modern achievements
Architect Sergei CHOBAN is well known both in Russia and in Western Europe: he builds a lot in Berlin where he has his own bureau. Each of his new projects is a discovery of new forms, images and approaches. He likes to experiment with the newest technologies (e.g., AquaDom in Berlin). First and foremost, however, he is an artist. Benua’s distinguished images, a silk-screen decoration inspired by Roman ornaments and a seasonal photo-print appear on the facades of his houses… We asked Mr Choban to answer our questions for the journal about the modern mission of an architect, the secrets of architectural mastery and new tools of designing.