Entertainment and Shopping Centre of the New Generation to open in Yekaterinburg, Russia
Tay Gallery is opening is scheduled for Q3, 2014.
The second phase of the SEC Yekaterininsky is located on the place of the existing shopping centre (the 1st phase will be reconstructed) in the Chkalovsky district of Yekaterinburg (the third most populated city in Russia), 500 m from the Yekaterininsky ring road, which provides comfortable transport access from every district of the city. The catchment area of the SEC is more than 550,000 people.
Chsherbakova street – where SEC Yekaterininsky is located – is one of the main highways, connecting Chkalovsky and other districts of the city, and characterized by the traffic intensity. The public transport stops and metro station Botanicheskaya are located in immediate proximity to the SEC.
The total area of SEC Yekaterininsky is 182,000 sqm (GLA – 82,000 sqm). The indoor and outdoor parking for 2,800 parking places is stipulated by the project.
Yekaterinburg is the administrative centre of the Uralskiy Federal District and is one of the largest industrial, administrative, finance and cultural centre in the region and in Russia as a whole. The total population of the agglomeration of Yekaterinburg is 1,375 400 people with the stable growth in the recent years. Yekaterinburg is third city in Russia after Moscow and St. Petersburg in terms of the income level.
The developer of SEC Yekaterininsky is Mallino Development Group, which has successful experience of different projects of the commercial real estate management in Russia and the CIS countries, and the unique experience of the shopping and entertainment centers’ redevelopment.
The exclusive leasing consultant is Colliers International, one of the largest international consulting companies.
The major tenants of SEC Yekaterininsky will be the large international and federal retail operators: food hypermarket, sports goods hypermarket, hypermarket of household appliances and electronics, and also such unique operators as aqua park LIMPOPO (GBA – 12,500 sqm) and theatre centre. Multiplex cinema, bowling center, family entertainment park, restaurant courtyard Kukhni mira and various food court cuisines will give the opportunity for the citizens to have a good time. The major international and federal operators of the leading international apparel and shoes brands will be attracted to join the project.
Tatiana Klyuchinskaya, Regional Director, Retail Property Department, Colliers International:
“The unique concept of the entertainment part, including such exclusive elements as aqua park and theatre centre will ensure high interest on the part of the citizens in the shopping and entertainment centre. Open-air recreational zone will be located near the SEC on the bank of the Iset’ river. Open-air entertainment and amusement park will include amusement park and children’s entertainment zone, equipped picnic area, artificial reservoirs, sports park with the bicycle motocross. Colliers International is glad to take part in this project. We are sure that the shopping component will also become the magnet for the citizens of Yekaterinburg, attracting them to shop in the stores of the best international and Russian brands”.