Skolkovo Foundation announces an open tender for completion of construction works of the ...
The selection procedure starts on April 17 2013 in the form of an open tender for performing engineering surveys, design, and completion of construction works of the Technopark office building at Skolkovo Innovation Center.
The Technopark office building will be located at Skolkovo Innovation Center in district D1. The office will be constructed from modern, eco-friendly, energy-efficient, and fast erected modular constructions. The total area of the building consisting of four blocks, will amount 30,000 sq.m. The building is planned to start operating no later than December 2013. The first building at the Technopark will host participating-companies’ representative offices.Construction of the Technopark office building at Skolkovo Innovation Center is an interesting project for the image any company engaged in construction sector of such buildings. On my behalf I would like to invite companies to participate in this tender and hope for an interesting competition among vendors. In the nearest future we will conduct a series of large biddings for the construction and design of units at the Innovation Center. I would like to take the opportunity to invite vendors to keep a close watch on future announcements of these events via our websiteAndrey Rakhmaninov, procurement director at Skolkovo Foundation said
The price for construction works of the Skolkovo Technopark office center will be determined based on proposed bids of market participants. On April 24 2013 a meeting will be held for potential participants where terms of the procedure and conditions for the open tender selection process will be explained, along with a question & answer session. Participant and mass media registration can be done via telephone number: +7 (495) 967 0148. The winner will be announced on May 21, 2013.
The concept of Skolkovo Innovation Center implies construction of innovative buildings, designed and constructed using the latest knowledge and technology. The master plan was developed by French company AREP with the participation of engineering company SETEC and famous landscaping architect Michel Devine, one of the participants in the “Big Paris” project. Skolkovo Innovation Center is designed as a chain of connected and at the same time stand alone compact districts, incorporated in the landscape.Construction of the Technopark office building at Skolkovo Innovation Center is another important stage in the completion of the Skolkovo master plan. The use of energy-efficient technology will offer the possibility to make this building an example of innovative construction in RussiaSergey Choban, leading partner of architectural association “SPEECH Choban & Kuznetsov”, member of the town planning council at Skolkovo Foundation said
Applications for participation are accepted from April 17 to May 6, 2013 on workdays form 9:00 am to 6:00 pm at the address: International Trade Center, 12 Krasnopresnenskaya embankment, entrance 9, floor 25, 123610, Moscow (dispatch office). Detailed information about the open tender are on the website www.sk.ru.
Skolkovo Foundation, developing the center for creation and commercialization of new technologies, is a non-commercial organization established with the initiative of the head of the state in September 2010. The aim of the foundation is to mobilize Russia’s resources in the field of modern applied research, creating a favorable environment for scientific development in five priority areas for technological development: energy and energy-efficiency, space, bio-medicine, nuclear and computer technologies. The project implies the launch of Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technologies (Skoltech), Technopark, research institutes, center for technology transfer and commercialization, foreign companies’ representative offices and R&D centers, residential premises and social infrastructure, as well as future transfer of the ecosystem to regional innovation centers in Russia. Activities of Skolkovo Innovation Center are regulated by a special law which gives its residents favorable economic conditions.
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Skolkovo Technopark, established in 2010 as one of the key elements of the Skolkovo ecosystem, is developing and strengthening its positions as an independent commercial entity, expanding the range of its services and attracting infrastructure, resources and other possibilities for the Skolkovo project and their partners.
Skolkovo Technopark was built taking into consideration the world’s best practices for working with startups. An environment for successful and dynamic development of science and business is created here. Understanding the need to support businesses at the startup stage, we provide access for young specialists to unique equipment, first-class meeting places with strategic partners, at the same time regularly conducting seminars and trainings and inviting competent experts and investors.
Skolkovo Technopark is a member of a number of international associations: Asian Science Park Association (ASPA), Association of University Research Parks (AUPR), European Business and Innovation Center Network (EBN), International Association of Science Parks and Areas of Innovation (IASP), National Business Incubation Association (NBI).
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