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Animated image which shows two different air photos of the Industrial Area of Padua and a photo of the Roncajette park, with a couple of workers seated on the grass and a relay tower on the background. The photos are overprinted with the following titles: 'economic sustainability', 'environmental sustainability' and 'social sustainability'. The commitment of Consorzio ZIP
territorial planning and sustainable development

The Consorzio Zona Industriale e Porto Fluviale di Padova (The Padua Industrial Area and River Port Consortium) is a public economic body which has planned and established the largest industrial area in the North–East of Italy, covering a whole territory without interruption and managed by a single body (10,5 million sq. m.).

Its development envisages:

  • in the town territory of Padua the availability of a new 550,000 sq. m. area as well as the renewal of North Area (1,7 million sq. m.) Development Plan [.pdf 555 kb]; the realization of an important Research Centre is started too
  • in the province of Padua the availability of almost 700,000 sq. m. at Cittadella (through Zitac spa), of 175,000 sq. m. at Piazzola sul Brenta (through Obiettivo Sviluppo spa) and of 2.5 million sq. m. near Montagnana (through Parco Produttivo del Fiumicello spa)
  • within the region framework the availibility of 2 million sq. m. in the town territories of Arquà Polesine and Villamarzana (Rovigo), through I3 spa, and of Adria (Rovigo), through Ca' Bianca srl

[>>> Portfolio Zip Productive Areas (.pdf 2,493 kb)]


Zip Dance 2002

small Zip logo DEVELOPMENT PLAN - essential presentation
From territorial needs to strategic actions.

[download pdf 555 kb]
small Zip logo SIAM - Sustainable Industrial Area Model
Territorial Planning and economic development.

[download pdf 554 kb]
small Zip logo VIRIDIS - Alternative futures for the Roncajette Park and Zip
The project is based on a Harvard Design School study

[download pdf 1054 kb] [Harvard study]
small Zip logo FENICE - Forest conservation and training
Requalifying the Roncajette ancient river bed.

[download pdf 454 kb]

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