REGGIO EMILIA – After the green light in the services conference, the Silk Faw project arrives in the council committee. The preliminary program agreement was presented in the late afternoon today to the Land Use and Planning Commission.
In the new images of the Geza architecture studio he pproject of the Silk Faw electric car campus, which will rise between Gavassa and Prato di Correggio: the axis of the innovation center and the factory for production of approximately 4,400 vehicles per year which crosses the axis of relations perpendicularly, from the hotel, in one of the two towers to the services for employees and beyond: “It is expected that the visitor can visit the plant – he explains the architect Piero Zucchi – This is combined with the functions for the employees of the factory, the canteen, the fitness area and the kindergarten, all integrated with the territory ”.
The project has taken a further step forward: after the presentation to the council commission for the use and planning of the territory, the preliminary program agreement already shared by the services conference will arrive, for approval, in the city council. In the following two months, contributions and observations will be collected.
Confirmed the commitment of the Chinese – American company to invest one billion and 300 million euros. A thousand new hires. Among the novelties in the document presented to the commission, the realization to the Technopole of a research laboratory of 700 square meters in the automotive sector for activities related to electric and hydrogen propulsion. A project, in collaboration with Stu Reggiane and the Reggio Emilia Innovation Foundation, from one million and 300 thousand euros, half financed by Silk Faw. The same company will invest approx 2 million euros for the construction of 7 km of cycle paths and 70 thousand square meters of urban forest in the areas adjacent to the campus. In February 2022, the final authorization for the opening of the construction site is expected.
Reggio Emilia project electric cars Drawer new factory Silk-Faw Piero Zucchi