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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New publishing project signed by General Planning

The new Monothematic Brochures dedicated to the latest General Planning projects are almost completed and will soon be available on our website. Each brochure will describe a specific project analyzing in detail the nature of the intervention, describing the technical and design choices undertaken and touching the different areas of the project. There will also be a section dedicated to technical drawings and graphic representations that, together with the beautiful images created by professional photographers, will help to give an accurate description of the intervention....

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New Buitoni world pizza hub in Benevento_General Planning design

At the end of September 2018 is expected the inauguration of the worldwide Pizza Buitoni Hub located in the Ponte Valentino industrial area in Benevento. GENERAL PLANNING Srl coordinates the technical-functional redevelopment of the buildings of the new plant, whose construction will bring 150 new jobs by 2020. Read more: http://www.ilsole24ore.com/art/impresa-e-territori/2018-06-26/a-benevento-l-hub-mondiale-pizza-buitoni--191518.shtml?uuid=AEX7SkCF...

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Edge – Redevelopment of the Ex Hotel Executive in Milan

General Planning coordinates with the architects of Onsitestudio, authors of the architectural project, the redevelopment project that will affect the building of Viale Luigi Sturzo 45 in Milan, opposite the railway station of Porta Garibaldi, dating back to 1972 and the historic headquarters of the Executive hotel . The project will transform the complex into a "building of buildings", three volumes connected but distinct for a total GLA of about 23,300 square meters, characterized by green areas and panoramic terraces. The building owned by the Antirion Global Core Fund managed by Antirion Sgr will be used for offices and will be marketed by Colliers International Italy. Below is the Colliers International press release: http://www.colliers.com/it-it/italy/insights/market-news/2018/edge...

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