The Bicocca Milan, the “New neighborhood.” A major conversion project has transformed the post-industrial area of the former Pirelli factory in the northeastern outskirts of Milan, in a new district, conveniently served by transport (metro line, surface transport and train) and a rich integration of functions and services: university, shopping mall with multiplex inside, sports facilities and open green spaces.
In the perspective of a polycentric Milan finally, the Bicocca district qualifies as a “pole pilot,” or as the first pole functionally and architecturally structured outside the ancient city walls and city center.
The new district of the so-called Great Milan Bicocca includes:
the largest university of the University of Milano-Bicocca with its faculties:
- Physical and Natural Sciences
- Science Education
- Medicine and Psychology
The Teatro degli Arcimboldi, research centers, institutions such as the National Research Council and the Carlo Besta Neurological Institute and Aem company, in addition to several corporate headquarters, such as Siemens, Deutsche Bank, Reuters, Fastweb, Johnson & Johnson, Hachette-Rusconi) and the headquarters of Pirelli, built around the old cooling tower of the old plant; Bicocca Village, including a multiplex of salt eighteen UCI Cinemas chain; the venue Hangar Bicocca; new homes and approximately 300 000 m² dedicated to green spaces, public services and parking.
The campus of the University of Milano-Bicocca, from February 2013 is connected to the city center of Milan with the new Line 5 of the Milan Metro. Stop BICOCCA and PONALE.
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