Residential towers planned for 2014 Olympics host city
A massive, 1.2 million-sf residential and retail complex is planned for Sochi, Russia, host city of the XXII Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in 2014. Chicago-based architect Built Form recently won the competition to design the project, which will include two 30-story towers comprising 650 residences, 100,000 sf of retail, and 200,000 sf of parking. Built Form will work with Serbian construction manager Putevi and Russian developer Imperial to create the structures. Completion: 2010.