Malishev Engineers were appointed to design structural glass for the feature stairs in the New Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg, Russia. We played vital role of crucial link between the client, architect and the contractors to deliver family of complex but elegant structures for the new built theatre in St Petersburg. When completed in May 2013 and enjoyed wide press coverage from around the world. Subsequently the project became a benchmark for the design and construction of metal and glass structures in Russia.
Structural Awards 2013 Winner
In November 2013 this project has won the Institution of Structural Engineers award where the Judge’s comments were:
“This family of structures is well conceived and executed, and displays a versatility and ingenuity. The designers conceived innovative structural systems and use materials in an appropriate way to deliver an imaginative and elegant solution.” >> The Institution of Structural Engineer
Architect: Diamond Schmitt Architects
Specialist sub-contractor Waagner Biro
Specialist glass installation: Iscon