Tor Vergata – Rome (IT)

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(Image courtesy of http://www.romethesecondtime.com )

Project for new venues to host the 2009 World Championships swimming. The project was abandoned before completion. The half finished buildings that cost Italy 250 million € lay abandoned in the fields outside Rome.

Budget: 320 million €

Cost at moment of abandon: 250 million €

The following are crude notes and links I have gathered during my research. The information may be in various languages and is being updated during the research process until a full article is written. 

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http://romethesecondtime.blogspot.com.es/2012/06/santiago-calatravas-unfinished-swimming.html

http://www.arcspace.com/features/santiago-calatrava/tor-vergata-university-roma-ii/

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