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.