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.
The daily brief: 24 June 2019
All the daily Finnish business news that works: Silo.AI, Kalmar, Raute and KONE make headlines.
YIT builds big in Russia and Lithuania
Finnish property developer YIT has commenced work on a new apartment building project in Lytkarino, Moscow, and will construct production and logistics premises in Lithuania’s Kaunas region.
KONE climbs sky-high Down Under
Finnish lift and escalator giant KONE has won an order to supply 10 lifts to the Greenland Centre Sydney development in Sydney, Australia.
YIT builds its presence in Russia
Finnish property developer YIT has commenced construction of a new residential project in the Leninsky city district in Rostov-on-Don.
YIT raises a roof in Prague
YIT has commenced the construction of an area development project in Prague, Czech Republic. The first phase will be completed by summer 2019.
YIT begins construction in St. Petersburg
Finnish construction company YIT has commenced work on a new residential building in northern St. Petersburg, Russia.
Lemminkäinen builds up business in Russia
Finnish construction group Lemminkäinen has signed a significant contract with Russian company Holding Titan-2.
KONE provides elevators for high-end residential towers in China
KONE Corporation will equip three new high-end residential towers for the new Diwang International Fortune Center Building complex in Liuzhou, southern China.
Stora Enso combats housing shortage with modular construction
Finland’s and central Europe’s increasing housing shortage has caused Stora Enso to develop new construction concepts.