MEGA SILK WAY
Kazakhstan - Nus-Sultan
Renaissance Construction was a general contractor of a new MEGA Silk Way shopping and entertainment mall located in Nur-Sultan (Astana), Kazakhstan. MEGA was implemented within EXPO-2017 preparations and opened its doors to the first customers in December 2016.
The chief architect of the project, the British company Chapman Taylor, has created the architectural design using national decorative motifs.
Spacious atriums reach 25 meters in height.
MEGA Silk Way accommodates a fashion gallery, shopping units, a ten-hall cinema and a Happylon kids ground. The ice-rink has an area of 800 sq. m. with its stands capable of holding more than 400 people. Here, not only mass skating is amused with but also concerts, circus performances and other entertainment program activities are held. Around an artificial lake, several restaurants and cafés welcome their guests.
MEGA Silk Way has an underground connection to the Nazarbayev University and a speed tram station. The gross building area of the project is 140,000 sqm; the parking lot has a capacity of 2,100 spaces.