Serio is a 0.5 ha vacant plot, located at the heart of the urban regeneration of the 'Scalo Romana' district, a former productive area under redevelopment where “Innovation” and “Regeneration” florish. The site’s direct proximity to the brand-new Prada Foundation’s art complex enhances its high potential.
is a 0.5ha vacant lot. As for
now, it is partially used as a car park and is located in the south-eastern
area of Milan, less than 3 km from Duomo, at the heart of the urban
regeneration of the 'Scalo Romana' district, a former productive area under
'Regeneration' and 'innovation' are
the keywords of this growing district.
The site is just 3 minutes’ walk
from the brand new Prada
art complex which was opened in 2015 and has quickly become one of the city's most
important cultural attractions.
Serio is also next to the Symbiosis
development area. Currently
under construction, it will host a business centre
of excellence, including the headquarters of innovation companies, with new
buildings boasting a high technological
Moreover, it is located just 250m
south of the 20ha Porta Romana disused railway yard
, one of the most important areas for future opportunities within
the city's core boundaries.
Serio is included in the area
selected for the European programme, Sharing Cities
. This Horizon 2020 programme
supports the redevelopment of the district as a smart low-energy neighborhood,
adopting an innovative approach to address key environmental challenges, such
as reducing the polluting emissions of buildings.
The site is also close to various
key universities and research centres
within the neighbourhood; the latter is
becoming each year more vibrant, hosting restaurants and bars, music venues,
hotels, business incubators, and start-ups.