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Fira: construction for people – global markets in sight
In the construction industry, business mainly takes place between institutions. Companies are competing for plots of land, not for end customers. People are only seen as demand creators and users; the general belief is that as long as the location is right, properties will sell. This reminds us of the situation of encyclopaedia publishers faced […]
Plumbing renovations SiteDrive
The two-week pipe renovation was recognised with a SABRE Award
The pipe renovation concept of Fira Palvelut was recognised in the Real Estate and Construction category of the international, highly acclaimed PR competition, Sabre Awards EMEA, in 2017. In this context, the pipe renovation of a small Helsinki suburb left behind the launch of the world’s tallest building, located in Dubai, and the communication campaign […]
The key to disruption in the construction industry?
There has been much talk, and many rumours, about the construction industry being the next sector to undergo disruption – the collapse of established operating models. Google’s research and development unit Google X began the development of a modular construction system for high-rise buildings back in 2009. Since then, the company has been developing, under […]