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Press release: Fira builds office spaces in Otaniemi for Technopolis Plc

The first phase of the Innopoli 4 project includes the construction of office spaces covering a floor area of more than 7,000 m2. The first phase has been designed by Antti-Matti Siikala of SARC Architects. Siikala is known for his work on the New Children’s Hospital. The main contractor is Fira Oy. The eight-storey building […]

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Press release: Fira builds school and early education environments in Hyvinkää and Jätkäsaari

Fira will be building a daycare centre according to the HEI Schools concept for 150 children in Jätkäsaari, Helsinki, and a school and preschool premises for approximately 250 children in the city of Hyvinkää.  Both construction projects are set to get underway in March 2019. “Building a new school and daycare centre is a pleasure […]

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Press release: Fira builds a WtE plant for Lounavoima Oy in Salo

The waste-to-energy plant soon under construction in the Korvenmäki area of Salo will make use of the non-recyclable waste of Finnish households by turning it into local energy for the residents and businesses of Salo. The work in Salo is set begin in January 2019. The aim is for the waste-to-energy plant to use waste […]

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Press Release: Jimmy Ruokolainen appointed as director of Fira's smart services

Fira, an innovator in the field of construction, has appointed Jimmy Ruokolainen as the director of smart services. He is coming to Fira from F-Secure where he was the head of business development and partnerships and also previously the product organisation. Ruokolainen has a strong background in technology as he has also previously worked as […]

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Press release: Fira aims for global reform of the construction business

The pioneering construction firm Fira is building the apartment building Capella in Helsinki’s Kalasatama. The project has been an exercise in addressing the sorest points of the construction business – quality, speed, safety and cost management – with digital tools and the modification of the sector’s conventional operating methods. For Fira, Capella has been a […]

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PRESS RELEASE: Fira introduces intelligent, bathroom pods equipped with technical building systems

Fira Modules, a subsidiary of Fira Group, is introducing a new technical building system service: a smart bathroom pod. This intelligent modular element is mass-produced and equipped with technical building systems at the factory. Fira’s modules reduce the need for interior work on the construction site by up to 50 per cent. Most of the […]