Manens-Tifs designs Westfield Milan, Italy’s largest retail and entertainment destination
Westfield Milan is becoming the largest new shopping center in Europe situated on a 60 hectares site in the city of Segrate, three miles east from Milan.
The Center will consists of the following main areas:
- the main building featuring shops, food court and entertainment areas, with a GLA of 185,000 sqm
- surface and underground car parks for around 340,000 sqm
- total built area of around 900,000 sqm
Westfield Milan will feature 185,000 sqm of Gross Lettable Area, anchored by a flagship 18,000 sqm four-level Galeries Lafayette department store, the first in Italy and a UCI Cinema with 2,500 seats and a luxury dining area.
Westfield Milan will house approximately 380 stores, a luxury village, leisure, entertainment and dining precincts, 10,000 parking spaces as well as the latest in digital technology, personalised shopping and tourism services.
Westfield Milan won’t be only a shopping centre, but more of a large and innovative “multifunctional public” space, an attraction for diverse entertainment with millions of visitors expected every year.
The project is targeting the BREEAM International sustainability certification with a minimum goal of ‘Very-Good’ and the aspiration to achieve ‘Excellent’.
Manens-Tifs, as designer of MEP Systems and BREEAM Consultant to the project, is proud to be part of the team of one of the largest, greatest and most exclusive shopping center in Europe.