Helsinki Central Library Construction Camera Installed

A live construction camera has been installed at the Helsinki Central Library site. It is now possible to follow the progress of the project here. The construction work will continue for about three years with the library opening in December 2018.


Lappeenranta Theatre nearing completion

Lappeenranta Theatre nearing completion

Ground Work on Helsinki Central Library site has begun

The excavation work on the Helsinki Central Library site in the Töölönlahti area began yesterday afternoon. The construction project will continue for about three years with ground preparation and building the cellar being the first steps.

Topping out Aalto station

The Aalto University metro station had its topping out ceremony on the 7th of May. This is the first station on the new western extension reaching this stage. The station will be finished by the end of the year and it will open to the public in the autumn of 2016. All underground areas as well as the skylight pyramid and Tietotie entrance have been designed by ALA.

Kuopio Theatre selected as Architizer A+ Award finalist

Following Kilden's success last year, Kuopio City Theatre has now been selected as one of the five finalists in the 2015 Architizer A+ Awards for the Cultural: Hall / Theater typology category. Public voting period is open until April 3rd and winners will be announced on April 14th.

Votes can be cast at: