Peikko Group’s Finnish subsidiary Peikko Finland Oy has received a large order for the frame construction of an office building project in the center of Helsinki, Finland. The order comprises 3.7 kilometers of DELTABEAM® Composite Beams and 153 tons of Composite Columns and other steel structures used in the building’s frame. The deliveries are scheduled to start in October 2016 and the project is planned to be finished in the end of 2017.
The office building comprises 16.000 m2 spaces in seven floors providing new office and underground parking for 1.000 employees of the Nordic law firm Rochier. Owners of the building are Ahlström Capital, HGR Property Partners and YIT, who is also the general contractor of the project. Architectural design has been made by SARC. SBS Betoni Oy, Parma and Alistron AS are responsible for manufacturing precast elements of the project.
”Peikko’s DELTABEAM® Frame solution provides a fast construction process of the building frame, which is an significant benefit for this project because the office is located in very central place in the downtown of Helsinki. DELTABEAM® Composite Beams make also long spans allowing flexible layout changes possible and additional fire proofing is not needed on site.”, states Esa Rusila, Managing Director of Peikko Finland.
Esa Rusila, Managing Director, Peikko Finland Oy,
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Peikko’s Composite Frame is a flexible and tailor-made solution best suited for multi-story buildings such as offices, hospitals, schools, hotels, car parks, shopping centers, and residential buildings. The Composite Frame consists of DELTABEAM® Composite Beams, Composite Columns, and other steel structures required in the building’s frame. It enables slender and light structural solutions that provide savings in volume and costs. The Composite Frame components are CE marked according to EN 1090-1 and they have built in fire resistance up to R180. Peikko’s Composite Frame solution is always tailor-made for each customer’s needs. It comprises design, manufacture, and also installation if needed.
Peikko Group in brief:
Peikko Group Corporation is a leading global supplier of concrete connections and composite structures. Peikko’s innovative solutions make customers’ building processes faster, easier, and more reliable. Peikko has subsidiaries in 30 countries in Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, and North America, with manufacturing operations in 9 countries. Peikko’s estimated turnover in 2016 is EUR 170 million. Peikko is a family-owned and run company that employs over 1400 professionals. Peikko was founded in 1965 and is headquartered in Lahti, Finland. Further information: www.peikko.com.