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Europe’s largest airport exhibition – the Passenger Terminal Expo – was held on March 20-22, 2018, and our company used this chance to present itself.

Over the past 20 years, the annual Passenger Terminal Expo has firmly established itself as the most highly regarded airport terminal conference in the world. More than 300 expert speakers delivered presentations on the industry’s latest projects, trends, and developments. Over 7,000 professionals from 100 countries attended the event, which also featured a number of engaging panel discussions.

World Airport Awards were handed out as part of the exhibition program. We were thrilled to learn that one of the projects we contributed to - Kurumoch Airport - was awarded a certificate of a holder of 4-Skytrax Stars with the total possible number of stars being 5, which proves the high level of passenger service. By the time of assignment, only 37 airports on the planet had been given 4 Skytrax Stars. In Russia, only three airports are given 4 Skytrax Stars. The maximum number of stars, 5, has been given to eight airports in the world only.

What is more also two Rusisian airports, Koltsovo (Ekaterinburg) and Platov (Rostov-on-Don), were ranked among the 10 best airports of Russia and CIS countries by Passenger’s Choice Awards.

New airport terminal in Samara was the Design&Build project. SIGNY GROUP was the General Designer on the stage of Working documentation and the General Contractor was Kompakt Construction company.


Skytrax was established in 1989 and is based in London, United Kingdom.
Skytrax is an independent airline review and rating company, bases its annual World Airline Awards on millions of reports from travelers. Company advising airlines and airports around the world on quality improvement and quality leadership issues.


Kurumoch international airport is the largest aviation hub in the Privolshsky federal district and currently takes 10th place among the airports of Russian Federation in terms of the passenger traffic. New passenger terminal, equipped with the most advanced process equipment, with total area over 35 000 m² and capacity of 3,5 million passenger per year was constructed in frameworks of the first stage of construction.


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All-Russian Professional Contest Awards Ceremony was held by National Association of Surveyors and Designers (NOPRIZ) on November 13, 2015. Eightedges Business Center project was awarded the 1st place in the category Best Energy Efficient Project Design and the 2nd place in the category Best Administration Building Design. ZAO Signy Group participated in this project as the General Designer.


Mikhail Posokhin – President of NOPRIZ and Chairman of the Contest Committee – opened his speech by stressing that the competition arranged by National Association of Surveyors and Designers is meant to showcase the top achievements in the fields of architecture, construction and surveying work in Russia. Each project in this competition is the result of a colossal effort of the best creative teams, and every one of them was delivered to the highest of standards, which, according to Mikhail, made the job of the contest committee very challenging.

NOPRIZ is a company holding one of the largest annual competitions to acknowledge the best innovative achievements in the fields of city planning architectural design and construction in Russia. The competition has the support and participation of the State Duma of the Russian Federation , Ministry of Construction, Housing and Utilities of the Russian Federation, Russian Academy of Science, National Association of Builders, scientific and professional design, research and construction associations, as well as the public in general. Over 250 design consultants from all federal districts of Russia entered the contest this year.

SIGNY GROUP would like to thank Leorsa group of companies for the help with the preparation for the contest. This is our common victory!


For more award ceremony details see NOPRIZ website.


Eightedges Business Center is located at the following address: Saint Petersburg, Krasnogvardeisky Rayon, Malookhtinski Prospekt 45 lit. A.
The building was commissioned in April of 2014.

SIGNY GROUP was the general designer and the main consultant for the Client – Leorsa Group of Companies.

Design and construction throughout the project was done in accordance with ВСО-2009 – British standard for class A office buildings.
This is not the first time Eightedges was recognised: Platinum Green Zoom certificate (63 points) and Gold LEED certificate (60 points) are some of the other notable awards received by this project.

Additional information about project and LEED certification can be found here.