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10/2020: New Castelfafi Club House opening

October 03, 2020 - Deep in the heart of Castelfalfi Golf Club, the Country Club house is the new reference point for club members and players, but also a pleasant stylish and informal stay for the guests of the Reseort. The redevelopment and expansion project of the two existing buildings, the Casale and the Annex, originates from the desire to recreate on the building the relationship between natural and artificial typical of golf courses and aims to enhance the existing and the Tuscany traditional craftsmenship and territory, introducing new essential geometries in harmony with the context but at the same time with a strong identity, preferring local materialsand enriching the rooms with bespoke furnishings made by local artisans. #Castelfalfi #GolfToscana #refurbishment ...

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The Torri EUR project in Rome Crowned by ilQI “Progetto d’Italia 2020”

May 28, 2020 - The Torri EUR project wins the "Progetto D’Italia 2020" award at the 2020 edition of Progetti d’Italia, the flagship event of ilQI organized for the first time in streaming. This year's appointment host the presentation of 30 real estate developments and refurbishment projects that will be carried out throughout the Italian territory in the near future. The sponsoring companies crowned the EUR Towers in Rome as the winning project of the “Progetto d'Italia 2020 Award”, project presented by Michele Candeo of CDP Immobiliare, who illustrated the future of the well-known complex. The redevelopment of the EUR Towers, initiated by CDP Immobiliare itself, includes a set of solutions based on sustainability, safety and quality of the environments, which make it fully compliant with the highest current standards for class A offices. From the competition won in 2015 to today, a long process for the elaboration of a complex project...

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General Planning on the “front line”: kick off of the “Biological Bank”

Last week Università degli Studi di Milano and Asst Fatebenefratelli Sacco of Milan have officially started the project for the first Covid-19 Biologica Bank, thanks to a donation from BPM Bank. A great opportunity to enhance virus research. The Biological Bank, that will be built at the Sacco Hospital, will collect and store all biological, blood and tissue samples related to Covid 19 and it will represent a great opportunity for the study and the development of diagnostic and therapeutic strategies, including those of the vaccine type. General Planning is currently in charge, on behalf of UNIMI, of the complete executive project (architecture, structures and systems) and of the operative management of the intervention for the construction of this new sector, a redevelpement of existing areas already included in the hospital complex to create a completely renovated and dedicated research unit. It will be built in a space located in the basement of...

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Official Statement – General Planning doesn’t stop

Following the state of alert linked to the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and in compliance with the provisions of the ministerial decrees launched in recent weeks, we wish to inform you that GENERAL PLANNING, in compliance with the national health indications and adopting the precautionary measures imposed from the guidelines, continues to be operational. In recent weeks we have taken extraordinary measures in terms of safety and hygiene, in order to protect the health and well-being of our employees and collaborators, and to guarantee continuity in the work activity of our company and in the relationship with our clients. The following are part of these measures: the adoption of smart working, the cancellation of meetings involving more people, the respect and continuous updating of staff on the health provisions indicated by national authorities and the daily sanitization of offices. GENERAL PLANNING hopes that the situation will return to normal as soon as possible,...

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New PIME Center opened in Milan

The new center of the PIME Foundation Milan was inaugurated last weekend (September 14-15): a venue designed to open its doors more and more to the city. The restoration project coordinated by General Planning is aimed at the enhancement of the spaces of the Casa Madre in Via Monte Rosa 81 and of the external areas, and the creation of new exhibition and meeting spaces (museum, cafeteria, etc.), dedicated to the promotion of activity carried out by the foundation in the world. https://www.ilgiorno.it/milano/cronaca/pime-1.4778483 ...

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PUMA HQ has been shortlisted for AESS sustainability award

The Agency for Energy and Sustainable Development (Aess), on the occasion of its twenty years of activity, awards a National Award for the best green architectures in Italy. This year among the candidates also General Planning with the project of Puma headquarters in Milanofiori area. In addition to the usual awards assigned by the technical jury, for which the winning projects will be presented and awarded during the 2019 Bioarchitecture and Sustainability Week (18 - 22 November), in collaboration with the Rivista Azero srl this year will also be awarded the 2019 PUBLIC AWARD.  For more information and to vote the project  https://www.azeroweb.com/premio-sostenibilita/ex-novo-non-residenziale-2019/   ...

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BIM and the project EdGE – BIMportale

Giuseppe Monti, General Planning: "BIM it's a great opportunity for update and change" During the event Digital Construction 2019, that took place in Milan last March, Giuseppe Monti interviewed by BIMportale talked about the changes brought by the entry of BIM in the coordinated planning world, General Planning experience in this specific field and the project EdGe for the redevelopment  of the Ex Executive Hotel in Milan. Here the full interview : https://youtu.be/MvIwfxtNODk  ...

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Global Architecture & Design Awards 2018 – WINNER – Office Building (Built) – Engie Headquarters

Rethinking The Future Global Architecture & Design Awards 2018 First Award | Category: Office Building (Built) The ENGIE HEADQUARTERS building won the GLOBAL ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN AWARDS international architecture award for the OFFICE BUILDINGS category. The project involved the complete renovation of a building of poor architectural quality dating back to the early '80s, obsolete in terms of energy and distribution. The renovation has transformed the building into a contemporary property suitable for the development of the surrounding area, which has recently acquired strategic importance due to the opening of the new underground station. An important aspect of the project was the improvement of the energy performance of the building, which allowed to obtain LEED Platinum certification. General Planning provided the specialized design support on Structures, Plants and Fire Protection at the Studio Park Associati. Architectural Project and Artistic Direction: Studio Park Associati. Read the full article --> https://www.re-thinkingthefuture.com/gada-2018-winners/engie-headquarters-park-associati/...

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Edge #01 - Demolition Works The demolition works of Viale Sturzo building "The Edge"  have begun,  General Planning coordinate the redevelopment project. It's possible to consult the video by clicking on the following link: https://vimeo.com/280719941 Video credit: Andrea Artoni...

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