At the new residential area in Kruunuvuorenranta in Helsinki, waste sorted at home travels from block or building-specific hatches along the main pipeline to a collection station, from which the waste trucks pick up the containers. The effective and safe system reduces the need for waste trucks operating in the area.
Kruunuvuorenranta’s Waste Transfer Terminal in Helsinki has been rewarded with the Year’s Concrete Structure 2017 Award. The award was granted on the basis of skilful architect and structural design as well as quality construction and execution. The competition is held by Betoniteollisuus ry in Finland, and the purpose of the highly valued competition is to promote Finnish concrete architecture, technique and building. The winner is chosen based on who represents the best Finnish concrete construction.
In the near future, in Moscow, the reconstruction of the Central Dynamo Stadium shall be completed for the World Cup. VTB Arena Park project will unite a small and a large sports arena, the Dynamo Sports Society Museum, as well as an entertainment and leisure complex and an underground parking under the same roof. What is the difference between a new stadium and the other ones newly built in Russia, how much garbage is left by fans and how to deal with it, all of these things were discussed during an interview to Business Guide with Andrei Peregudov, Project Manager of VTB Arena Park project.
Vallastaden is both a symbol and a prediction. A brand new, densely populated district within the city of Linköping in southern Sweden, Vallastaden is the focus of a vision in social, environmental and economic sustainability. It is an incarnation of the community of the future based on a new green way of living, consisting of over 1,000 residences that are built from environmentally-friendly construction materials.
An article in a Finnish magazine Kiinteistö ja Energia on how waste is collected with an underground pipeline system in the new residential area of Kruunuvuorenranta in Helsinki. Article in Finnish.
MariMatic® gave a speech at IPWCA congress on 16 November. Take a look at the presentation: Pneumatic Waste Collection in Park Zaryadye in Moscow, Russia – Building AWCS to one of the world’s biggest city centers in 4 months.