UNIONBANK HOLDS NEGOTIATIONS WITH THREE FIRMS FOR THE DESIGN OF ITS HEADQUARTERS
UNIONBANK is holding negotiations with three teams of architects for designing its administrative building at No ... Tsar Boris blvd. This became clear on October 14 when the bank's curator Ivailo Donchev announced the results od the contest, invited two months ago. An expert council, including the architects Nenko Nenkov and Emil Mechikyan, and a commission headed by Ivailo Dochev has not awarded the first prize. According to the jury, the teams have only partically fulfilled the task and none of the designs of the participants in the contest - 9 firms - conforms to the characteristics of the future location of the bank's headquarters. ADA OOD, BIAP in cooperation with TSNIP with UASG and Young OOD, were rated second and direct negotiations began with them. The aim is to improve the proposals. UNIONBANK handed certificates to the participants in the contest and paid for their designs. The firms that ranked second will get BGN3,000 and teh others - BGN1,000 each.