The metro station "Zenit" ("Novokrestovskaya")

Customer:  The Сommittee for the development of transport infrastructure of St. Petersburg
General designer: JSC «Lenmetrogiprotrans».
General contractor: JSC «Metrostroy»
Location: at the western tip of Krestovsky Island, close to Krestovsky Stadium.
Opening date: May 26, 2018

Technical characteristics:

  • Station depth: 23 meters
  • Platforms: 2 platforms

The first non-terminal station in Saint-Petersburg with coastal platforms (this is when the tunnel is in the center and the platforms are on the sides). 

Also, the first station in Saint Petersburg, which is located directly on the bank of the Neva Bay.

Architectural design:

The decor of the station includes cladding of walls and round columns with metal-ceramic and stainless steel panels.

The floors of the station are made of polished granite of gray and brown tones of domestic deposits.For the safety of passengers, glass railings with automatic sliding doors are installed along the edge of the platform.

On the platforms in the areas in front of the entrances to the escalators, the project provides for decorative spatial compositions in separate glazed structures that exclude access to passengers.