PORTA ROMANA RAILWAY YARD: UPDATED MASTERPLAN AND WINTER OLYMPIC VILLAGE 2026 UNVEILED
Milan, 19 July 2021 – On July 15th, 2021, the "Porta Romana" real estate investment fund - promoted and managed by COIMA SGR and subscribed by Covivio, Prada Holding and the COIMA ESG City Impact fund - presented the updated Masterplan of the Railway Yard led by Outcomist, Diller Scofidio + Renfro team and the project for the Olympic Village, assigned to Skidmore, Owings & Merrill - SOM.
The projects were unveiled during a press conference at the Triennale Museum in Milan attended by, among the others, the President of the Lombardy region, Attilio Fontana; the Mayor of Milan, Giuseppe Sala; the CEO of the Milano-Cortina 2026 Foundation, Vincenzo Novari; the Undersecretary of the Presidency of Lombardy Region with responsibility for Sports, 2026 Olympics and Major Events Antonio Rossi, Covivio's CEO Italy, Alexei Dal Pastro; President of Prada S.p.A., Paolo Zannoni; COIMA CEO & Founder, Manfredi Catella.
Paolo Zannoni, Chairman of Prada S.p.A., declared: “We are proud to actively participate in a project of great importance for the city of Milan and more generally for the country. Prada's history and commitment are closely linked to both. The whole Group is committed to the success of the operation."