DAILY BRIEF: Cleaner construction, spirits award, marketing, wood and glass industry

November 18, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Betolar, Altia, Roister Marketing, Markkinointi Akatemia, Raute, Lumon and StealthCase make headlines.


Finnish data-friendly glass woos judges in UK

November 18, 2020

Antenna Glass, a mobile data-friendly glass developed by Finland’s StealthCase, has been named the most innovative solution at the Glass Focus Awards 2020.


Helsinki wins at “Oscars” of urban construction

November 5, 2020

The City of Helsinki has been awarded in the category for digital cities at the Year in Infrastructure 2020, a conference recognising the best achievements in urban construction and infrastructure globally with what are sometimes called the industry’s Oscars.

Finnish project to break ground on carbon-neutral construction

June 8, 2020

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

June 24, 2019

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Silo.AI, Kalmar, Raute and KONE make headlines.

YIT builds big in Russia and Lithuania

August 17, 2017

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

July 3, 2017

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

May 12, 2017

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

April 12, 2017

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

October 19, 2016

Finnish construction company YIT has commenced work on a new residential building in northern St. Petersburg, Russia.

Lemminkäinen builds up business in Russia

March 3, 2016

Finnish construction group Lemminkäinen has signed a significant contract with Russian company Holding Titan-2.