Samsung refused to build airport in the occupied Crimea

In SAMOO Architects & Engineers declined to comment.

The architectural division of the South Korean company Samsung SAMOO Architects&Engineers – did not participate in the design of the airport in Simferopol in Crimea, despite the victory in the relevant tender.

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The reason, according to the Ukrainian foreign Ministry, became “the political sensitivity of the project”.

“In 2015, SAMOO Architects&Engineers have participated and won in international tender for implementation of the project, about the political sensitivity which at that time information was not. Subsequently, SAMOO Architects&Engineers refused to participate in the project”, – said in response.On the website of the Russian company ASAP Pro – construction contractor – South Korea’s Samoo Architects&Engineers is listed as the developer of the architectural concept of the airport.

We will remind, the airport “Simferopol,” Crimean Railways, Federal freight company and a number of transport companies fell under sanctions from the Ukrainian side.