JTP triumphs in vast Russian masterplanning competition

Kazan masterplan competition - Winning scheme by JTP and a team led by Knight Frank

UK architect beats 49 longlisted teams to design 760ha city expansion

JTP has won an open international competition to masterplan a vast “eco-district” in the Russian city of Kazan.

The practice is part of an Anglo-French-Russian consortium led by Knight Frank and featuring two French architects, XTU and OXO.

It beat into second place the only other shortlisted Brits, LDA Design and Bioregional Consulting, whose team was headed by Russia’s Asadov and partners Architectural Studio and included KPMG Russia.

This is premium content

Only logged in subscribers have access to it.

Login or Subscribe to view this story

Existing subscriber? LOGIN or

Take out a subscription to BD and you will get immediate access to:

  • Up to the minute architecture news from around the UK
  • Reviews of the latest buildings from all corners of the world
  • Our monthly digital edition including stunning photos, building and technical studies
  • Full access to all our online archives
  • PLUS you will receive a print copy of WA100 when it is published in January

Get access to premium content subscribe today

Alternatively REGISTER for free access on selected stories and sign up for email alerts