Posts Tagged “construction”

Outokumpu, the Finnish steel company has been selected to produce and deliver what is known to be the largest stainless steel construction ever made to China. The construction will be used in the erection of the skyscraper Ping An Finance Centre which is located in Shenzhen, China. The skyscraper will be 600 metres tall and is […]

Joptek company based in eastern Finland recently received a 15 million Euros order from STX‘s shipyard in France to supply flooring, walls and doors for the Oasis ship which is being built at the shipyard. According to the contract, Joptek must supply 2,000 internal and external balconies and the cabin doors to the shipyard in […]

Konecranes, the Finnish world leading provider of lifting equipment has just received a groundbreaking order from Australia’s largest private rail freight operator, Pacific National. The four cranes that are to be delivered by Konecranes are part of a massive upgrading project in terminals in Sydney and Melbourne. Mr. Rodney Burfoot, the Project Manager of Pacific […]

According to recent news, STX Finland and Scandlines, the Danish-German company which is one of Europe’s largest ferry operator, have announced that two new ferries will be built by the Rauma and Turku shipyards. This project is estimated to create approximately 1,000 shipyard jobs in southwest Finland, primarily in the Rauma area. STX Finland’s EVP, […]

Finland has produced numerous world renowned architects who have influenced several styles internationally. Finnish design and architecture is known today mostly for its modern trait as most buildings have been reconstructed after World War II.  Finland also has a low population density and as a result, most houses and flats in Finland are new, spacious […]