Finnish project to break ground on carbon-neutral construction
Tampere University and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland are bringing together players from the construction industry to quantify and control the carbon dioxide emissions of buildings as part of a project called Build4Clima.
DAILY BRIEF: Sea spa, finance, copper mining, gluten-free barley and children’s haven
All the daily Finnish business news that works: Fellow Finance, Outotec, Nordic Urban, Golden Malt and Finnish children’s rights make headlines.
Allas Sea Pool swelling up overseas
Finnish development company Töölö Urban is floating plans to build a duplicate of its marine spa and culture hub, Allas Sea Pool, in Oslo, Norway.
The daily brief: 5 June 2019
All the daily Finnish business news that works: Iso Omena, Aalto University, FLEXOUND – The Augmented Audio Company, and industrial 5G AI-pilot in Finland make headlines.
ALA Architects wins new library project in Lyon
Finnish company ALA Architects has won a competition to design the new learning centre of Université Lumière Lyon II in France.
Finns tackle urbanisation in Nepal
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and Helin & Co Architects are working on a project to design a new sustainable urban area for half a million people in the Kathmandu Valley.
Arkki helps kids design smart and friendly Ho Chi Minh City
Finnish-originated Arkki School of Architecture for Children and Youth is collaborating on a smart and child friendly Ho Chi Minh City project in Vietnam, together with UNICEF and local partners.
FIVE FROM FINLAND: Wooden construction and design
Around 75 per cent of Finland’s land area is covered by forest, and has been exported around the world in various shapes and sizes.
Finnish design to transform Japanese train station
N.e.o Ark is to fill the interior of Hannō Station with a Finnish forest landscape, after winning a design competition for the station’s renovation.
Finnish architectural firm wins prize in US
Finnish firm OOPEAA Office for Peripheral Architecture has been named the recipient of the Spotlight Prize 2017.