architecture competition russia

Open international architectural and urban planning competition for the development of a master-plan for the territory adjacent to the Almetyevsk reservoir on the river Stepnoy Zay in Almetyevsk, Republic of Tatarstan

Submission: April 06, 2020
Registration: January 21, 2020
Language: English, Russian
Location: Almetyevsk, Republic of Tatarstan
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open


Almetyevsk is an oil capital of the Republic of Tatarstan with the headquarter of PJSC TATNEFT, which is the 5th largest oil company in Russia. The press-conference took place on November 27, 2019 at the press center of the Tatar-inform news agency, one of the major media  centers in Russia.

The competition is of particular importance as one of the most  remarkable projects, aimed at the rehabilitation of compromised land  plots and the preservation of valuable natural resources caused by  production work when creating and locating infrastructure facilities.  At the end of the competition, the results of environmental  rehabilitation from man-made impact can be applied on similar sites  both in Russia and all over the world.
The competition will take place from November 27, 2019 through April  23, 2020. The applications are accepted until January 21, 2020.
Invited to participate:
professional  organizations from all over the world in the field of integrated land  development and urban planning, architecture, design, development of  concepts for the development of public spaces, master planning, who
 are able to attract specialists in economics, finance, and content  programming.
Prize fund:
The total prize fund will be 14,500,000 rubles.
 The jury consists of representatives of state authorities of the  Republic of Tatarstan and the municipal body “Almetyevsk city”,  experts in integrated land development, ecology and specially  protected natural areas, economics and spatial planning, marketing and  communications, technologies and innovations, as well as  representatives of the initiator of the competition. The jury is  chaired by Nail Maganov, General Director of PJSC TATNEFT. The  international curator of the competition is British Professor, Guy  Eames, academician of the RAACS, co-founder and Chairman of the  Russian Green Building Council (RuGBC).
 The initiators of the competition:
the Administration of the city  of Almetyevsk and PJSC TATNEFT named after V.D. Shashin. The  competition is supported by the Government of the Republic of  Tatarstan. The operator of the Competition is the Agency for Strategic  Development CENTER.

Go to the competition’s website