Tammikumpu urban planning in Kauniainen
A commission for a new urban planning study has been ordered by the City of Kauniainen. Tammikumpu ("Oak Hill") is the northmost point of Kauniainen, next to the Old Turku Highway. It neighbours the small conserved Lippajärvi Lake and the surrounding residential areas of Espoo. The historical features of the area are a former Cavalier Manor and its premises from the times of Russian Empire. The area also includes a nature conservation area with a rich wetland and birdlife entity.
Savion Kruunu Building Permit Granted
As. Oy Savion Kruunu in Kerava was granted a building permit. It is located near Savio railway station and includes 22 apartments. The construction will start in early 2018.
Successful shareholder event at Kruunuvuorenranta
The two housing companies Kruunuvuoren Kuningas and Kuningatar ("King" and "Queen") at Laajasalo area, eastern Helsinki, are to be accomplished soon.
The entity consists of four 4- and 5-storey blocks of flats, providing also underground parking spaces, and a large collective courtyard area for recreation and children play. The buildings are situated on the highest point of the area, mainly providing free views to surrounding forest but partially also beyond the Kruunuvuorenselkä sea bay, over to the Helsinki city skyline.
Last week, an exhibition event for becoming inhabitants, was held by the main contractor Peab Oy, to bring out the phase of construction. The receiving was enthusiastic, and positive attention was paid to quality of work, organisation of apartments and landscaping as well as allover architectural appearance.
C&J chosen for the 2nd phase of Helsinki High Rise Competition
Cederqvist & Jäntti Architects in team with Fira is among four selected parties to continue to the second phase of the Helsinki High Rise Competition. Team Fira´s competition entry has been created by a broad coalition of experts and the investor Nrep and developer Bonava. The official press release of the City of Helsinki and Senate Properties can be found at the project website, www.helsinkihighrise.fi. We are looking forward to developing our visions and ideas for the Pasila area!
Kunniamaininta Saga Palvelutalon uudisosan suunnittelulle
Kestävä Kivitalo -ryhmä myönsi kunniamaininnan Kiinteistö Oy Helsingin Dosentinlinnalle eli Helsingin Munkkiniemessä sijaitsevan Saga Palvelutalon uudisosalle tunnustuksena laadukkaasta ja innovatiivisesta suunnittelusta paikalla rakentamisen eri osa-alueita hyödyntäen.
Rohkea erilaisten materiaalien ja rakenneyksityiskohtien yhdistäminen perinteiseen tiilirakentamiseen tekee rakennuksesta persoonallisella tavalla mieleenpainuvan, mutta samalla se on harmoninen ja ympäristöönsä hyvin istuva. Uudisosan arkkitehtisuunnittelusta vastasi Arkkitehtitoimisto Cederqvist & Jäntti Arkkitehdit Oy.
Perkkaa Campus Foundation Stone
The foundation stone for Ramboll Finland New Headquarters was layed on Monday, 18th of October 2017, at the building site in Perkkaa, Espoo. The construction is now well under way and will be completed in January 2019.