Plans were announced on 19 October for a new urban quarter on the south-east industrial fringe of Milan, Milano Santa Giulia, covering 120ha of what was previously called Montecity-Rogoredo.
The redevelopment by Risanamento, a company within Luigi Zunino’s Zunino Group, has been priced at â‚¬ 1.1 billion, finished value in 10 years â‚¬2.8 billion.
It will include a 33ha park, an 8000-seat convention centre, 1600 hotel rooms, 605 apartments, 52,000mÂ² of student accommodation, 50,000mÂ² of offices, shops & a church.
Lord Norman Foster is among the international cast of architects working on the project.
Website: Zunino Group