10/05/2011: Naming process with public participation: “Urban quarter at the Mailänder Platz” in Stuttgart is now called MILANEO

DGNB pilot project for urban quarter certification +++ Center opening in fall 2014 +++ approx. 550 million euros investment volume

It is a prominent urban quarter development in the new Europaviertel district in Stuttgart. Today the name has been announced: the new urban quarter is called MILANEO and will uniquely combine downtown residences, retail, gastronomy, a hotel, and offices. This was announced by Stuttgart’s Lord Mayor Dr. Wolfgang Schuster and the project partners ECE, STRABAG Real Estate, and Bayerische Hausbau on Wednesday (October 5, 2011) at the real estate trade fair Expo Real in Munich. Furthermore, the urban quarter MILANEO has been honored as pilot project for urban quarter certifications by the German Sustainable Building Council (DGNB) with a Pre-Certificate in Gold for its high ecological standards.

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