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Oct
19

Ulkometsä Kindergarten in Kokkola completed

posted on October 19th 2015 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments

At the beginning of 2014 OOPEAA, with PEAB Ltd, won a competition organized by the Municipality of Kokkola for a new kindergarten. The construction started in June 2014 and this autumn, the building is put into use. Located in a suburban residential area, the building is organized on the lot in an L-shape, around the yard, located towards south to get the best insulation. The layout separates the yard from the street on the north side of the site and from the parking, protecting the playground in a gentle way. The building fits the scale of the neighborhood but marks its […]

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Oct
15

Puukuokka nominated for Puupalkinto 2015

posted on October 15th 2015 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments

OOPEAA is happy to announce that Puukuokka Housing Block has been nominated for Wood Award / Puupalkinto 2015. Puupalkinto is given to a building, a decoration or a structure that represents the high-quality Finnish wood architecture or where wood has been used in an innovative way.The award is organized by Woodinfo / Puuinfo since 1994. You can find all the nominees and vote for your favourite here. The award will be announced on Wood Day / Puupäivä 26 th of November in Helsinki.

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Sep
25

Forum HolzBau – Nordic Wood / Trondheim

posted on September 25th 2014 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments

In these days in Trondheim (NO) technologies and potential in wood construction are discussed at the Forum HolzBau / Nordic Wood, the Nordic Wood Building Conference (24-26 Sept 2014). Entitled “Wood Future”, the event aims at discussing how traditional knowledge and natural resources can be turned into keys for future building, using wood structures to shape the future, sustainable city. The construction sector is a major operator on the world economic stage. As its importance is growing, so are its challenges, particularly the increasing demand for material and energy efficiency, as well as the need to reduce building costs. Professionals […]

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Jul
28

New publications

posted on July 28th 2014 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments

After summer holidays, we are pleased to share with you some of our latest publications around the web. We will show some sneak peeks in the next days!      

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