First stage of Innopolis IT city outside Kazan to kick off by late 2015

First stage of Innopolis IT city outside Kazan to kick off by late 2015The first stage of Innopolis, the innovation satellite city just outside Kazan in the mid-Volga area, will be commissioned by the end of 2015, the Tatarstan government said

The first stage of Innopolis, the innovation satellite city just outside Kazan in the mid-Volga area, will be commissioned by the end of 2015, Russian news agency RIA Novosti reported, citing a statement by Roman Shaikhutdinov, the vice premier of the Republic of Tatarstan. The first stage includes a number of buildings with a total area of 300,000 square meters to accommodate the main techno-park, a university, social infrastructure, and residential areas for 5,000 people. The cost of the first stage has yet to be disclosed. ?The Innopolis idea first began in 2010, but officially the project was launched in June 2012. Now we have the master plan of the innovation city developed by Singapore?s RSP Architects Planners & Engineers,? Mr...