Bengaluru Airport City appoints architectural consultants for RDE Village
Bengaluru Airport City Limited (BACL), a 100% subsidiary of Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL), has appointed DP Architects Singapore and Portland Design UK as architectural consultants for the Retail-Dining-Entertainment (RDE) integrated project ) Village which is being developed as part of the airport city.
The state-of-the-art project would be strategically located adjacent to the concert arena and the convention and exhibition center. The project will be developed on 23 acres of land, over a built-up area of 1.1 million square feet, as a mid-to-high-end shopping and lifestyle destination, meeting the growing demand of this segment. in Bangalore. Connectivity to the RDE village should be strengthened by the BMTC bus service and the next metro lines.
BACL in its press release said: “Competently enabled by technology, the RDE Village will be a shopping center that aims to be at the forefront, deeply engaging customers in all forms of retail, from catering and entertainment. Regular retail will be accompanied by frequent pop-up incubators, culinary experiences will span the gamut from local cuisines to those led by international chefs, and sensory experiences in the mall across age groups will encourage a time. stay longer and will ensure repeat visits. Kempegowda International Airport has experienced phenomenal growth over the past few years, becoming one of the fastest growing airports in the world. The airport closed the 2019 calendar year with 33.65 million passengers.
Rao Munukutla, CEO of BACL, said: “The RDE Village is built on the vision of creating a new destination with a deep connection to the community, culture and the environment, focusing on a human-centered design. . This is reflected in our overall design sensitivity which is driven by innovation, incorporating lasting functionality.